Enjoy the Great Outdoors

Enjoy the Great Outdoors

Forever 55¢

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Issue Date: 6/13/2020

With the release of the new Enjoy the Great Outdoors Forever® stamps, the U.S. Postal Service celebrates the many ways we appreciate the natural world.

The stamp art depicts five different scenes of various outdoor activities—building a sandcastle, hiking, cross-country skiing, canoeing, and biking.

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  • With the release of the new Enjoy the Great Outdoors Forever® stamps, the U.S. Postal Service celebrates the many ways we appreciate the natural world.

    The stamp art depicts five different scenes of various outdoor activities—building a sandcastle, hiking, cross-country skiing, canoeing, and biking. In the hand-sketched and painted designs, light and shadow are used to evoke a sense of wonder for these remarkable landscapes.

    The United States has an abundance of natural resources. National and state parks, nature preserves, placid lakes, sandy beaches, and much more offer endless opportunities for outdoor activities. Whether you prefer an adrenaline-fueled bike ride, a picturesque hike, or a scenic paddle, there is something for everyone outside.

    Nature is vast and remarkable. There is no better way to appreciate it than by breathing in the fresh air and exploring the sights, sounds, and smells in person. By experiencing our world, we come to better understand both our role in it and how we can each take care of our shared lands. Take a hike, ski a slope, build a sandcastle, and enjoy all that the great outdoors has to offer.

    Art director Derry Noyes designed the stamps with original art by Gregory Manchess.

    The Enjoy the Great Outdoors stamps are being issued as Forever® stamps in panes of 20. These Forever stamps will always be equal in value to the current First-Class Mail® one-ounce price.

    Made in the USA.

    SKUs featured on this page: 572804

  • Issue:Enjoy the Great Outdoors Stamps
    Item Number:572800
    Denomination &
    Type of Issue:First-Class Mail Forever
    Format:Pane of 20 (5 designs)
    Series:N/A
    Issue Date & City:June 13, 2020, Incline Village, NV 89451
    Art Director:Derry Noyes, Washington, DC
    Designer:Derry Noyes, Washington, DC
    Artist:Gregory Manchess, Fort Thomas, KY
    Modeler:Joseph Sheeran
    Manufacturing Process:Offset
    Printer:Ashton Potter (USA) Ltd. (APU)
    Press Type:Muller A76
    Stamps per Pane:20
    Print Quantity:35,000,000 stamps
    Paper Type:Nonphosphored Type III, Block Tag
    Adhesive Type:Pressure-sensitive
    Processed at:Ashton Potter (USA) Ltd. (APU)
    Stamp Orientation:Horizontal
    Image Area (w x h):1.42 x 0.84 in./36.068 x 21.336 mm
    Stamp Size (w x h):1.56 x 0.98 in./39.624 x 24.892 mm
    Full Pane Size (w x h):7.24 x 7.65 in./183.896 x 194.31 mm
    Press Sheet Size (w x h):23.2 x 21.97 in./ 589.28 x 558.038 mm
    Colors:Black, Cyan, Magenta, Yellow
    Plate Size:180 stamps per revolution
    Plate Number:P followed by four (4) single digits
    Marginal Markings:
    Front:Header: Enjoy the Great Outdoors o Plate number in bottom two corners
    Back:©2019 USPS • USPS logo • Two barcodes (572800) • Promotional text • Plate position diagram (9)

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