If the screen shot at right looks familiar, congratulations! You've been part of the Trailspace backcountry community for a decade.
Trailspace launched on March 14, 2001 (a Wednesday), with two forums (backcountry and climbing), a few thousand semi-organized gear reviews, and a number of you as our first members.
To celebrate turning 10 we're holding an essay contest. Here are the quick details.
Trailspace Turns 10 Essay Contest
How to enter: In 600 words or less (photos and videos are encouraged) write about one of the following topics:
- Share a story about your 10-year-old gear,
- Tell us what you were doing outdoors 10 years ago, or
- Share a favorite outdoor memory from the past decade
Where: To submit an entry, start a new topic/thread in the Trailspace Turns 10 Essay Contest forum.
Prizes: We'll award $100 gift certificates to outdoor retailers for the very best entries. Members will get to vote and help us pick the winners in March.
Rules: You must be a member of Trailspace to enter. Not a member? Join now. One entry per person. Void where prohibited. Not open to employees of Trailspace or their immediate family members.