NC Fall Outdoor Photo Contest

Congratulations to our Fall Photo Contest winners!


First place: James Magruder

Fall Photo Contest 2016

Second runner up: G. Gardinier

Fall Photo Contest 2016

Third runner up: C. Chadwick

Fall Photo Contest 2016

NC Fall Outdoor Photo ContestLocal Tradition
For over 40 years, Great Outdoor Provision Co. has served North Carolinians in pursuit of outdoor adventure. We find that steep trails, rain-soaked meadows and the gentle flow of water leads to some of the most memorable experiences. With a shop offering the best selection of outerwear, camping gear, fly fishing and paddlesports along with a knowledgeable staff to guide you to that ideal outdoor adventure.

Conservation Driven
We know you are interested in saving the places you love. That’s why Great Outdoor Provision Co. created Land Trust Day nearly 25 years ago to help local land trusts acquire land for protection thus preserving open space for adventure. We also provide year round opportunities for service to volunteer organizations like The Friends of the Mountains-To-Sea Trail, the Piedmont Lands Conservancy and many other conservation groups across North Carolina.

Outdoor Inspired
Each of our seven North Carolina shops are conveniently located to offer personalized service, on-the-water test paddle, and custom outfitting for your trip. Step onto our barn-wood floors and you’ll find everything you need for outdoor adventure all in one place. Check out our website for details on where to find adventure along with tips from our staff on their favorite places to hike, paddle, climb, and camp. Get going on your next adventure at

This story was published on

Since 1933, Our State has shared stories about North Carolina with readers both in state and around the world. We celebrate the people and places that make this state great. From the mountains to the coast, we feature North Carolina travel, history, food, and beautiful scenic photography.