What got you out the door?

Share your stories from the outdoors and help us inspire more young people to go outside.

Two Ways to Win

  1. Grand Prize

    The three top individuals (based on votes) Win $500 Donations To the outdoor charities of their choice

  2. Weekly Sweepstakes

    All participants will be entered for Weekly Sweepstakes Giveaways From top brands in the industry

Contest Details

The Outdoor Foundation is a not-for-profit 501(c)3 established by Outdoor Industry Association to inspire and grow future generations of outdoor enthusiasts. The "Get You(th) Outside" contest is designed to help get young people to participate in outdoor activities through sharing stories of outdoor adventures and ways to enjoy being out in the fresh air. Share your story or idea and inspire others to get outside.

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Outdoor Foundation

The Outdoor Foundation is a not-for-profit established by Outdoor Industry Association to inspire and grow future generations of outdoor enthusiasts.

Weekly prizes provided by

  • Salomon
  • Black Diamond
  • Camelbak
  • Enerplex
  • GSI Outdoors
  • Lifestraw
  • Hennesey Hammock
  • Eagle Creek

Let's all work together as an industry to create a new generation of outdoor enthusiasts. Getting youth outside starts with y-o-u.

- Chris Fanning, Executive Director of the Outdoor Foundation