Programs & Events


Learn more about our upcoming events and programs:

  • Wild & Scenic Film Festival Tickets Available Now – October 21, 2023
    More than a film festival, Wild and Scenic is a great place to meet diverse, yet like-minded people. Folks who attend WSFF tend to be outdoor-oriented and care about the environment, sustainable agriculture, eco-tourism, and public lands.
  • Stewardship Days
    Explore unique sites in the Black Rock Desert with the company of a knowledgeable guide while giving back to the land and your community.⁠⁠
  • National Public Lands Day 2023
    Camp at Soldier Meadows on September 23-24, 2023 and connect with people who share your love for the Black Rock Desert. Together, take care of the land that binds us.
  • Let’s go ride a bike…
    Friends of Black Rock High Rock led group rides and bike packing events.
  • Fly Ranch Nature Walks
    View the interactive Burning Man art pieces and the geothermal wonders Fly Ranch Holds! Buy tickets today!

News and Happenings:

  • Thank You Off-Road Safety Academy!
    Thank you Off-Road Safety Academy for running the Emigrant Trail Overland trip as a donation to Friends of Black Rock-High Rock.
  • 2023 Artists-in-Residence
    We are delighted to announce the 2023 Artists-in-Residence are Luke Rizzotto and Rachel Stiff.
  • Big Medicine: Black Rock Desert is a love letter to the desert.
    Watch this stunning short film by Jon Felix to learn why we need you now more than ever!
  • BLM Fire Wood Permits
    BLM firewood permits available at multiple locations CARSON CITY, Nev. – The Bureau of Land Management, Carson City District is continuing to sell firewood cutting permits at multiple locations. Pinyon Pine and Utah Juniper permits are $10 a cord. Only dead trees – standing or down may be cut. Permits are valid ...