Jenna McCoy won 1st place for her essay "Cinder and Snow." She received $500 and an MSR Pocket Rocket Stove
Rick Mick placed as a finalist for is essay "All You Can Eat."
Laurie Weed placed as a finalist for her essay "Riverdance."
Adrianne Aron won 1st place for her essay "Fiction, The Hardway." She received $100 and an Osprey pack. Trevien Stanger won 2nd place for his essay "Glow Sticks, Fleshy Fins, and Takin' the Piss." He won a certificate for a pair of La Sportiva Mountain Running Shoes.
Manda Frederick placed as a finalist for her essay "The Sawtooth."