Mommy Blog Expert: Exit the Highway with Audubon to Enjoy Nature & for Chance to Win a 2012 Toyota Prius v ~ Ends 9/4

Saturday, July 28, 2012

Exit the Highway with Audubon to Enjoy Nature & for Chance to Win a 2012 Toyota Prius v ~ Ends 9/4

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Photo contest details below

A solitary seagull at Hermosa Beach, CA, 2012
Summer is a favorite time of year for me. Over the years I've enjoyed many July and August road trips criss crossing America both with my family when I was a child and now with my own family that includes hubbie plus two sons and two daughters.

My sister & I discover driftwood at Sandy Hook Beach, NJ, 1965
The vintage and modern images illustrating this post capture just a small part of all the memories of the natural beauty I've personally experienced both inside National Parks and on the multitude of scenic byways and back roads that wind through the Lower 48 contiguous U.S. that I've traveled.

Sunrise over the Atlantic, Miami Beach, FL 2011
August may be just around the corner but there's still plenty of summertime left for you to do some road tripping of your own to witness nature for yourself and at the same time in the process enter to win a brand new vehicle that is gentler on the environment.

My children peek through a tree trunk, Mammoth Mtn, CA 2006 
That's right. By joining Exit the Highway, which is a project of TogetherGreen a joint green initiative of Toyota and the National Audubon Society you'll be automatically entered to win a new 2012 Prius v, just like the one I test drove, loved, and reviewed on Mommy Blog Expert some months ago.

Majestic pines standing tall in the Sierra Mountains, CA 2010
Participating in Exit the Highway and entering to win a Prius v is an easy and fun
  • Take The Pledge to exit the highway this summer and discover nature and the great outdoors and you will be entered to win the new car. 
  • Download one of the Exit the Highway itineraries in your area to learn about the ways TogetherGreen is working on local conservation projects to protect and in some cases rebuild many types of animal habitats and wildlife populations. 
  • Share your nature visit experiences on the road and what you observe by uploading photos to your the Exit the Highway page you set up when you took The Pledge. You're also encouraged to share your images via Twitter, Facebook and/or Instagram. All uploaded photos should use the #ExitTheHighway hashtag and each counts as another entry for a chance to win the Prius v.
DH, me and our four children at Big Bear Lake, CA, 2003
I know I've been following the photo entries so far that have been submitted in this competition and they are simply amazing. Definitely consider checking out these nature images yourself as they are sure to inspire you to see all the beauty and wonder that is there for us all to enjoy.

Foxglove Wild Flowers, Glacier National Park, MT, 2010
The TogetherGreen contest ends September 4, 2012. Complete details to join in the Exit the Highway fun are available HERE. Good luck to everyone and may the best nature photo win!

My siblings & I show a Hermit Crab to our Daddy, Long Island, NY 1966

FTC Disclosure: I am a member of the Toyota Women Influencers Network TWIN community through a program with Clever Girls Collective. I did not receive any compensation for writing this post or payment in exchange for participating. The opinions expressed herein are mine, and do not reflect the views of Toyota or any of its brands. See complete FTC Disclosure information that appears at the bottom of MommyBlogExpert's main page and at the bottom of every individual post on this blog, including this one.

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