Weekend Warrior: Best Reader Photos

GearJunkie readers go on some of the most epic adventures imaginable. “Weekend Warrior” showcases you, the GJ reader, hiking, running, biking, climbing, paddling, and just generally getting it done in the great outdoors. Here are this week’s top reader photo submissions. Enjoy!

Say Cheese! Andy Rowland swims through the skank of Cheesebox Canyon in Cedar Mesa wilderness, Utah; Photo by Ian McLagan

Casually casting: Lindsay Purifoy casting a line in the Flathead River, north of Whitefish, Mont.

Happy to be at the top. Jumping with joy during a hike in the Hudson Valley; Photo by Sarah Knapp/Discover Outdoors

Out on the ledge: Peter Wentzel of Minneapolis teeters near the edge on Half Dome at Yosemite National Park

Nuptial Bliss: Britta Turner slack-lining in her wedding dress during the middle of the dinner ceremony

A walk in the woods: Elana Brubaker explores Governor Dodge State Park near Dodgeville, Wis.; Photo by Colin McGuire

Jason Gardner snapped a shot of his 10-year-old daughter during a ride on the Slaughter Pen trails in Arkansas

Goodnight! Settled into a hammock after a long, rainy hike in Baxter State Park, Maine; Photo by Chad Januskiewicz

Bike ride to the Sun: Joe Johnson takes a break on top of “Going to the Sun Road” in Glacier National Park

—We post new “Weekend Warrior” photos early each week. To participate, email a few photos from your own weekend adventure to pmurphy@gearjunkie.com with name, location, and brief captions. We’ll post the best new ones each week.

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Amy Oberbroeckling, an Iowa native, joined GearJunkie out of college and brought a passion for endurance sports as well as a flawless record in arm wrestling matches against famous rock climbers. Find her biking, trail running, cross-country skiing, camping, or tipping back a cold IPA.