Win prizes every day with ViewRanger's #12DaysofHiking!

Posted on 14/12/2016


This competition is now closed. Thank you for all of your amazing entries.

We’re celebrating the countdown to Christmas with our very own #12DaysofHiking daily giveaway!

There's a chance to win a prize EVERY DAY – and we’ve teamed up with Whitby & Co to give away great outdoor gear, as well as ViewRanger mapping and gift vouchers.

WhitbyCo_50_Yrs_Col_Square.jpgAcross our Facebook, Twitter and Instagram pages, we’ll be asking you to share something with us every day, from your favourite hiking locations to your top tips for those new to the outdoors. To enter, just comment on our Facebook posts, tweet us or tag us in your Instagram posts – make sure you also use #12DaysofHiking!

To enter: we'll announce the day's theme each morning and you can enter at any time (and as many times as you like!) up until midnight that day. You can take part via Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. 

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The winners are...


Day 1's winner was Dave Turnbull on Facebook for his amazing shot of Northumberland National Park in the snow, his favourite winter location. He's won a Princeton Tec Head Torch from Whitby & Co and ViewRanger credits!

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Day 2's winners were Leigh & Michelle on Twitter for their memory atop High Cragg in the Lake District. They won ViewRanger gift vouchers! 

Day 3's winner was Mark on Twitter for his top hiking tip for beginners: "set off cold, leave plenty of layers to put on when you stop walking, and carry spare, dry clothes!"


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Day 4 saw Grant win hiking gear for dogs and credits with his lovely photographs of his furry friends in the Brecon Beacons. As there were so many fantastic entries, we also chose Morgan and Chopper as runner-ups!


Day 5's winner was Anita on Twitter whose dream hiking destination was Cairngorm, as it was her Grandad's favourite mountain. She won premium maps to the Cairngorms National Park!


Day 6 - half way through the giveaway! Mel won premium mapping to her favourite National Park and a UST Compass Bundle from Whitby & Co, thanks to her amazing shot in Snowdonia. 



Day 7's winner was @Pease971 on Instagram with his lovely photographs of his family adventure in Iceland!

Day 8 saw Matthew on Twitter win our Christmas kit giveaway. 

Day 9's winner was @girlygolfer2013 on Twitter with her favourite walking pub: the Ship Inn at Low Newton-by-the-Sea, Northumberland.



On Day 10, we wanted to hear who was your outdoor inspiration. Ewen on Twitter won with his stories and photographs of how his dad inspired him to love the outdoors.

Day 11's winner was Nigel on Twitter with his adventure plans for 2017: hiking and packrafting in southern Greenland! He won a personalised travel journal and outdoor gear to help him continue his outdoor adventures.


On the final day of our giveaway, we asked for your biggest achievement of 2016. Moira on Twitter won with her delightful story of how she conquered vertigo and climbed Parkhouse Hill in the Peak District.


To see more of the amazing entries we receieved, just search #12DaysofHiking on Twitter and Instagram!






Competition terms and conditions: The #12DaysofHiking giveaway is open to ViewRanger users around the world. A panel of impartial ViewRanger staff will select the winner each day. The winner will be announced daily and must respond to communications within 14 days in order to receive the prize. If the winner fails to respond to multiple attempts to obtain prize delivery information in this time, the prize will be offered to another entrant. You can submit as many photos or comments as you like, but all submissions MUST be your own. You must include where photo entries were taken. Instagram/Twitter profiles must be public otherwise we cannot see your entries. All prizes are subject to availability. Substitutions will be provided if necessary and will be of similar value. Prizes cannot be exchanged for cash value. By sharing your photo using #12DaysofHiking you consent to us using your photo in marketing and promotional material for ViewRanger. Credit will be given to the entrant where possible.

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