50th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act Celebratory Campout

Actual location: https://www.google.com/maps/place/41%C2%B030%2722.9%22N+119%C2%B031%2731.7%22W/@41.506217,-119.525475,11z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m2!3m1!1s0x0:0x0?hl=en

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:

-Guided hikes to explore the areas -Guest speakers -Writers and Photography workshops -Photography contest -Poetry contest -Dutch oven cook-off -Awards ceremony -"Open-mic" campfire poetry & storytelling

For more information, visit http://www.nevadawilderness.org/celebratewilderness

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  • Cathy

    Awesome weekend in the wilderness! Thanks so much, Friends of Nevada Wilderness and BLM!

    July 6, 2014

    • Shevawn

      It was so great to have you at the event! So nice to meet you and we hope we see you in wild Nevada soon!

      July 8, 2014

  • ImScaredofSnails

    This looks like a lot of fun! Where can I find out more about Friends of Nevada Wilderness and your events?

    June 2, 2014

    • Shevawn

      Hi there! You can find out more by visiting our website: www.nevadawilderness.org­! We are also on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram (@friendsofnvwild). We are looking into getting a Meetup site, too!

      June 2, 2014

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