Your best shots: BACKPACKER readers have been to some spectacular places and here's the proof from more than 700 submissions.
Help us decide the winner of the next photo contest
Enter your best backpacking or nature inspired photo for a chance to win!
You choose! Look through the slideshow and at the end cast your vote to help decide which one will be the winner for BACKPACKER's September 2011 issue.
This year's Backpacker Photo Contest was a tight race. Here, see outstandings photos that just missed the cut. See the January 2010 issue for the winners.
Tag your images @backpackermag and #nationalsummit day for a chance to win some sweet gear.
Here are the ten finalists from the latest photo contest. Vote for your favorite to help us choose the winner. The winning photo will be published in Backpacker's September's issue and the winner will receive a Tamron zoom lens*.
You choose! Look through the slideshow and at the end cast your vote to help decide which one will be the winner for BACKPACKER's June 2011 issue.