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4th of July on the Playa 2017

Join Friends out on the Black Rock Desert playa for a beautiful, informative, and all-around good time this Independence Day. This is a Leave No Trace camp out event.


When: June 30th-July 2nd

(We will be setting up camp Friday, June 30th, around noon.)

Where: We plan on camping at GPS coordinates: 40°49’33.3″N 119°12’45.0″W.  We of course have contingency plans, but this is what we’re going with until further notice. Map below.

(We also will be bringing two porta-potties, and we will have shade set up. So feel free to stop by and say hello.)

4th camp location

Please RSVP.  Not required, but Encouraged.

4th of july


  • Activities will include tours of the area, camp games, great food, and moon and star gazing.
  • We will also be doing outdoor ethics outreach.
  • This is a camp out event.
  • Happy Hour with hors d’oeuvres on Saturday.


For more information, to volunteer, or RSVP for this event please contact our Volunteer Coordinator at