Families, volunteers, and wilderness enthusiasts will gather together during July 4th weekend in the Black Rock Desert National Conservation Area to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act and America the beautiful.
Join Friends of Nevada Wilderness, the Bureau of Land Management, Friends of Black Rock/High Rock, and Nevada Outdoor School in this patriotic camp-out in tribute to our wild lands and the historic act that helped shape them. This event is one of hundreds across the country throughout 2014 to recognize the continuing benefits of America's wilderness legacy.
Activities will include:
-Dutch oven cook off (with awards)!, Guided hikes to explore the areas, Guest speakers, Photography workshop, Photography contest, Poetry contest, Awards ceremony, "Open-mic" campfire poetry & storytelling.
For more information, visit http://www.nevadawilderness.org/celebratewilderness
For more information about Friends of Nevada Wilderness, visit our website: www.nevadawilderness.org or find us on Facebook, Twitter, & Instagram @friendsofnvwild.