Great Outdoors Month Backpacks


    June is Virginia Great Outdoors Month

    It's the perfect time to enjoy the best of Virginia's mountains, rivers, lakes, State Parks and more!


    Virginia is for Lovers Great Outdoors Month Backpack

    Outdoor lovers are encouraged to post to the Virginia is for Lovers Facebook Page, tag their best outdoor inspired Instagram photos with #vaoutdoors and #loveva, and tweet @VisitVirginia using #vaoutdoors and #loveva.


    Throughout the month of June, 15 lucky people who have shared their favorite Virginia outdoor photos and experiences with Virginia is for Lovers on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram will be chosen at random to receive Virginia is for Lovers backpacks. The backpacks were created with the outdoor lover in mind and are filled with Virginia is for Lovers merchandise and free entry passes to some of Virginia’s best outdoor attractions. Highlights in the backpacks include:

    ~ Free entry to all 35 Virginia State Parks for one year
    ~ Two tickets to Luray Caverns 
    ~ Gift certificates from Walkabout Outfitter and The Sole Source 
    ~ Free Virginia Wildlife subscription for a year, plus wildlife journal, survival book and more provided by the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries

    More to Win:

    Enter to win one of three outdoor getaways in the Virginia Great Outdoors Month Sweepstakes. Destinations include Richmond (named "Best River Town Ever" by Outside Magazine), Southwest Virginia and the Shenandoah Valley, and Virginia's Eastern Shore. Details 


    Gallery of Winners


    Stand Up Paddleboarding in Virginia Beach.  


    Stand Up Paddleboarding in Virginia Beach, VA.

    Twitter winner for June 4, 2013 drawing.
    Natural Bridge Caverns  


    Natural Bridge Caverns in Natural Bridge, VA.

    Instagram winner for June 6, 2013.
    Audra Webb image  


    Bannister River, Halifax, VA.

    Twitter winner for June 11, 2013.
    York River Sunrise  


    York River Sunrise

    Instagram winner for June 13, 2013.
    Mount Pleasant  


    Mount Pleasant

    Twitter winner for June 18, 2013.
    Josh Weilepp Image  


    Trail Walk

    Instagram winner for June 20, 2013.
    Lotus Imagery  


    Coastal Virginia

    Instagram winner for June 27, 2013.

    This giveaway is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, Instagram or Twitter. Official Rules 

Last Updated: 6/27/2013 4:13 PM
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