Timpooneke Trail; flowers: Indian paintbrush, lupine, seep-spring arnica; photo by David J. West

Head for the hills with your camera and capture the magic of the great outdoors. Inspiration is easy to come by in the form of beautiful wildflowers blooming at their peak. Whether it's from the light hitting just right, the vibrant colors, or a rare gem, we want to see your masterpiece.

Snap pictures of the wildflowers you find on your hike, or anywhere else in Utah, and send us your favorite on instagram.

The talent behind the most jaw-dropping photo will win a copy of Wildflowers of the Mountain West, your guide to Utah's wildflowers.

Don't hesitate to put your skills to the test. The contest will run through Aug. 15, so get moving.

Use hashtag #SlmagWildflower and tell us where you shot your masterpiece. For inspiration, turn to page 49 of our magazine, or check out our story on three hikes in the Wasatch Mountains where you're sure to find some beauties just waiting to be discovered.