Photo Contest

Prize packages will be awarded in the following categories: Best Steam Engine Image Give us your best shot of our iconic and historic steam engine! Best Diesel Engine Shot Show us how you’ve framed the green & gold of our diesel-electric locomotives against the stunning backdrop of the White Pass. Best Landscape/Scenery Shot From the Train We want to see what YOU see from the train. Upload your favorite scenic viewpoints from along the rail line. Best WP&YR Staff Image We’re the first to brag that our staff is top notch and we want your best shot of them in action! Best Bennett/Carcross Image Our service into Bennett and Carcross is certainly a fan favorite…Show us what made it so special for you!

Contest Guidelines

  1. WP&YR Employees are not eligible to participate in the Annual Photo Contest.
  2. Photos not meeting the size requirements will not be considered.
  3. Entrants may submit their photographs through the online form (preferred) or on a CD or DVD (No Prints please). Please ensure that all images are labeled with last name of the photographer.
  4. All submissions must be digital files. Images must be a minimum of 4 megapixels in size (typically about 2272 x 1704 pixels). We recommend sending the largest size that your camera is capable of. Pixel dimension factors in to our voting process.
  5. Photographs may be in either black & white or color.
  6. Photographs may be either in vertical or horizontal format.
  7. Entrants may submit up to five photographs in total per year.
  8. Photographs must be taken within the White Pass & Yukon Route and should depict landscapes, activities, people, plants, animals, or events. The photos should highlight the activities occurring on the railroad.
  9. Contest entries must be received no later than December 31, 2018
  10. Entrants must be 18 years or older
  11. By submitting your photograph to the White Pass & Yukon Route photo contest, you agree to the following:
    1. Release by the Photographer
    2. You certify that you are the person who took the photograph(s) submitted here, that you own the copyrights to the Photographs, and that you have the authority to enter into this release.
    3. By registering your Photographs with WP&YR, you grant WP&YR the royalty-free and non-exclusive right to use your Photographs as follows: (i) on the WP&YR website (ii) for WP&YR posters, brochures, and activity guides (iii) in WP&YR electronic emails (iv) and in other internal or external marketing materials or media coordinated by the WP&YR. You further waive the right to inspect or approve the final use of your Photographs by White Pass & Yukon Route.
    4. You understand that WP&YR will request additional permission from you before using your Photographs for purposes other than listed above.
    5. You will give WP&YR all copyright information for your photograph so that WP&YR can include the proper credit for published Photographs, whenever possible.
  12. Minor digital enhancement for cropping, red-eye removal, filters, corrective functions, and legitimate manipulations such as burning and dodging, brightness and contrast, color adjustments, saturation, stitching and cropping are permitted. In cases where a photograph is considered “digital art”, the image may not be considered. Entrants should not place borders or frames around their images, or place watermarks, signatures, dates, or copyright notices on their images.
  13. WP&YR reserves the right to crop registered photographs for display purposes, if necessary, and for other needs as required.
  14. Entry materials will not be returned.
  15. Entries that fail to comply with the rules will be disqualified.
  16. WP&YR reserves the right to change the Contest Rules as necessary

Submit your photos for a chance to win!

2018 Photo Contest Entries

Photos by Sandra Mumich

Photos by Sandra Mumich

Photos by Kristen Davis

Photos by Kristen Davis

Photos by Kevin Gilhooly

Photos by Kevin Gilhooly

Photos by John Crowley

Photos by John Crowley

Photos by Dianna Johnson

Photos by Dianna Johnson

Photos by Peter Johnston

Photos by Peter Johnston

Photos by Karen Johnston

Photos by Karen Johnston

Photos by Robert Burkholder

Photos by Robert Burkholder

Photos by Michael Sharps

Photos by Michael Sharps

Photos by Ted Collins

Photos by Ted Collins

Photos by Harvey Greenberg

Photos by William Scott

Photos by William Scott

Photos by Allan March

Photos by Allan March

Photos by Steve Barr

Photos by Steve Barr

Photos by Cindy King

Photos by Cindy King

Photos by Ronnie Davis

Photos by Ronnie Davis

Photos by Thomas Wortmann

Photos by Thomas Wortmann

Photos by miguel angel cristiani

Photos by miguel angel cristiani

Photos by Jenna Walsh

Photos by Jenna Walsh

Photos by New London Photography Group

Photos by New London Photography Group

Photos by Jennifer Liss

Photos by Jennifer Liss

Photos by Stephanie Zubyk

Photos by Stephanie Zubyk

Photos by Stephanie ZUBYK

Photos by Stephanie ZUBYK

Photos by Elise Lappan

Photos by Elise Lappan

Photos by Peter Johnston

Photos by Peter Johnston

Photos by David Forcinito

Photos by David Forcinito

Photos by Mike Lane

Photos by Mike Lane

Photos by Mike Lane

Photos by Mike Lane

Photos by Jim Bridges

Photos by Jim Bridges

Photos by Veronica Parker

Photos by Veronica Parker

Photos by suzanne welty

Photos by suzanne welty

Photos by Don Wallace

Photos by Don Wallace

Photos by Bruce Smaill

Photos by Bruce Smaill

Photos by Todd MacLean

Photos by Todd MacLean

Photos by Amy Lutze

Photos by Amy Lutze

Photos by Emma Draper

Photos by Emma Draper

Photos by Jonathan Adams

Photos by Jonathan Adams

Photos by Henry Kaden

Photos by Henry Kaden

Photos by Richard Hawks

Photos by Richard Hawks

Photos by Patricia Moore

Photos by Patricia Moore

Photos by Carolyn Turner

Photos by Carolyn Turner

Photos by Leslie Dake

Photos by Leslie Dake

Photos by Lisa Pope

Photos by Lisa Pope

Photos by Jodi Keim

Photos by Jodi Keim

Photos by Stephanie Chen

Photos by Stephanie Chen

Photos by Min Zhao

Photos by Min Zhao

Photos by Teresa Checkalski

Photos by Teresa Checkalski

Photos by Jeff Myers

Photos by Jeff Myers

Photos by Michael Kaye

Photos by Michael Kaye

Photos by Ray Crothers

Photos by Ray Crothers

Photos by Hui Lin Lim

Photos by Hui Lin Lim

Photos by Xiaowen Huang

Photos by Xiaowen Huang

Photos by Autumn Cardy

Photos by Autumn Cardy

Photos by Colby Cloud

Photos by Colby Cloud

Photos by Craig Treadwell

Photos by Craig Treadwell

Photos by Brian Holloway

Photos by Brian Holloway

Photos by Bob McGuire

Photos by Bob McGuire

Photos by Steven Moore

Photos by Steven Moore

Photos by Karissa Urke

Photos by Karissa Urke

Photos by Chris Lammert

Photos by Chris Lammert

Photos by Beverly Snyder

Photos by Beverly Snyder

Photos by LeAnne Beaumont

Photos by LeAnne Beaumont

Photos by Garry Hobday

Photos by Garry Hobday

Photos by LeAnne Beaumont

Photos by LeAnne Beaumont

Photos by Jeff Beaumont

Photos by Jeff Beaumont

Photos by Ryan Lawson

Photos by Ryan Lawson

Photos by Ian Cowie

Photos by Ian Cowie

Photos by Florin Marinescu

Photos by Florin Marinescu

Photos by Marc Content

Photos by Marc Content

Photos by Tara Stewart

Photos by Tara Stewart

Photos by John Steward

Photos by John Steward

Photos by George Shammas

Photos by George Shammas

Photos by George Shammas

Photos by George Shammas

Photos by Todd Schefstad

Photos by Todd Schefstad

Photos by Randy Benton

Photos by Randy Benton

Photos by Loretta Brown

Photos by Loretta Brown

Photos by Dolores Stefanski

Photos by Dolores Stefanski

Photos by Suzanne Wilke

Photos by Suzanne Wilke

Photos by Christian Latham

Photos by Christian Latham

Photos by Leah MYNDERSE

Photos by Leah MYNDERSE

Photos by Joe Uphoff

Photos by Joe Uphoff

Photos by Fernando Gonzalez

Photos by Fernando Gonzalez