“Where in the Conejo?” monthly photo contest

Every month we post a picture of a mystery location or item somewhere in the Conejo Valley open space. You could win a $25 gift card if you correctly identify the feature of interest in the photo! We hope that this contest inspires open space enthusiasts like you to find new places in our beautiful open space areas that you wouldn’t have otherwise known about.

This contest is open to everybody who is 18 years of age or older. We will accept submissions for one week after posting on the first of the month. If multiple submissions have the correct answer, we will select one at random to be the winner. Please, only one submission per email address. Winners will be notified by email and receive a $25 gift card!

To make your submission, fill in the form at the bottom of this page.

Chaparral yucca on Bowfield Where in the Conejo Contest for October 1, 2022 - You could win $25 if you can you identify the phenomenon shown in the photo! The correct answer is provided below along with 3 that are not. To be entered in the drawing to win, you must select the right one. When you see this alongside the trail, you can be pretty certain it’s evidence that: A native chaparral yucca has become infected with black mold. Someone had a stealth luau in the open space.  A wildfire burned through the area. An… (read more...)

The winner will be selected one week after the posting of this contest. A new contest will start every month. Check back for another chance to win a gift card! Winners will be ineligible to win again in the calendar year, but can win the annual grand prize by having the greatest number of correct answers, so don’t stop entering once you win! In addition to $25 gift certificates, winners will receive a social media badge so they can flaunt their “Where” prowess.

Below are the results of the previous two contests, or view all of them. These posts include more information on the trail or feature; click on the photo or title to view the complete story.

Congratulations Maryann Thomas for winning the September ‘Where in the Conejo’ photo contest! - The September 1 Where in the Conejo contest photo was of the Triunfo Canyon Trail. Of the correct entrants, Maryann was selected at random as the winner of a $25 gift certificate. Congratulations and thanks to all who entered the… (read more...)
Where in the Conejo Contest for September 1, 2022 - You could win $25 if you can you identify the area shown in the photo! The correct answer is provided below along with 3 that are not. To be entered in the drawing to win, you must select the right… (read more...)
Insect activity on flower cluster Alicia Di Rado is the winner of the August ‘Where in the Conejo’ photo contest! -   The August 1 "Where in the Conejo" contest photo featured a hairstreak butterfly feeding on buckwheat flowers while a bee assassin captured a honeybee. Of the correct entrants, Alicia Di Rado was selected at random as the winner of… (read more...)