Fumee creativity contest launched

IRON MOUNTAIN – The Fumee Lake Commission has announced its 2014 Fumee Photo/Essay Contest.

“Everyone is invited to participate,” a spokesperson said. “Monthly prizes of official Fumee Lake hoodies will be awarded, courtesy of the photo/essay sponsor, Northern Michigan Bank & Trust. Show us how much you enjoy the Fumee Lake Natural Area. Send us photos of your favorite scenes, or write a short essay about your Fumee Lake experiences.”

Each month one prize-winning photo and one original essay will be selected that best depicts this extraordinary area. The contest is open to persons of all ages, kids and adults alike, and they can enter as often as they like

Winning entries will be posted on the Fumee Facebook page. For complete details and promotion rules the website at www.fumeelakes.org

“Take your best shot – with your camera or smartphone – or share your feelings about the remarkable Fumee Lake Natural Area in a short essay. There is no end to the beauty and diversity of the four-season treasure that is Fumee. Subject matters abound throughout the area. By entering to win, you can win a heavy blend, full-zip, cotton/poly, fleece hoodie,” organizers added.