Enter the Beauty and the Blue Hills Photo Contest

Cynthia Loughlin quincy Ponkapoag pond from bog boardwalk July 2012

Celebrating 35 Years of Protecting, Preserving and Participating

Beauty and the Blue Hills
Photo Contest

For 35 years, hundreds of members and volunteers have supported the Friends of the Blue Hills mission to protect and preserve the beauty of the Blue Hills.  Help show us why!  Enter the “Beauty and the Blue Hills” with your photos showing why we all love the Blue Hills.  Photos can include the animals, insects, plants and views that you love – as well as the people and families that enjoy the Blue Hills.  Enter up to five photos for a chance to win a receive a $250 gift certificate from LLean, an  REI Pinnacle 35 Pack or high quality Merrell hiking boots.  (You can chose the boots you want worth up to $140!)   Judges will choose the top photos 25 photos and the public will ‘vote’ to decide the winners.  Prizes will be awarded at the October 10th Annual Celebration.  Photo submission deadline is September 1, 2013.

Enter the Photo Contest.

Photo Credit: Cynthia Loughlin, Quincy

Many thanks to our sponsors: Dedham Savings, LLBean, Merrell and REI.

5 Responses to “Enter the Beauty and the Blue Hills Photo Contest”

  1. Caroline Kinsella says:

    Hello what is a rei pinnacle 35 pack?

  2. Lauren says:

    Hello- I’m trying to send in a photo but the links on facebook aren’t working. I tried both buttons…is there an email address I can send my photo to?

  3. Lauren says:


    That link brings me to the page on your website, which then gives me a link to Facebook with more information and another link to “submit photo.” Sorry I wasn’t clear before, but it is the links on the Facebook page that are not working. Would love to send a photo in!

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