New Meeting: SOAK - Regional BurningMan Campout

From: mark
Sent on: Monday, June 9, 2008 2:19 PM
Announcing a new meeting for Eugene Hiking & Camping Meetup Group!

What: SOAK - Regional BurningMan Campout

When: Friday, June 27, 2:00 PM

Where: (A location for this meeting hasn't been chosen yet)

Meeting Description: This is not really a Meetup Group Thing, but I'll be there and anyone who buys a ticket is welcome to come. Be sure and check out the pictures link to see if this is your thing. it's a pretty "alternative" crowd.

There is info about SOAK on the main web page: www.burningmanportland.com

There are photos of past years under galleries or past events (can't remember which).

http://www.burningmanportland.com/index.php?set_albumName=SOAK-2007&option=com_gallery&Itemid=225&include=view_album.php

SOAK: The Portland Regional Burning Man Campout is June 27-29
The event is held on private land about 10 minutes outside of Salem.
This is a leave no trace, pack it in, pack it out camping event.
NO water on site- bring water.

Check the website www.burningmanportland.com for the schedule of
events and complete info.
E-mail [address removed] if you have more questions.

Susie Star and Tzara are the Regional BM Contacts with past regional
Krumpet providing expertise and butter and krumpets and usually bloody mary's.

sTEAp Theme Camp:
Moonbeam and Stormfeather's Cozy Tea Parlour will be serving High Tea
and Low Morals from 2-5 pm on Saturday
Stop in and join us for a cuppa brown joy, and get your tea leaves
read by masters of tasseography!

Burning "Uncle" Sam Parade is at 6pm on Saturday:
Bring your sparkly duds, picket signs and noise makers, R,W & B bunting
Liquid apple Pie served back at sTEAp camp after the parade

Miss SOAK contest and the Big Burn follow later Saturday night

Tickets
$30. presale, $40 qate
online: www.burningmanportland.com
Thursday evening at the meeting June 12th at Vino Vixens (2929 SE
Powell) at 7:00pm (Cash only)

DAYTRIP BY PRE- ARRANGEMENT ONLY: $10.00 contact: [address removed]
Don't even think about driving home drunk. You will be charged full
price, staked to the nearest ant hill and will have latrine duty in
the a.m.

WORK TRADE: You can work for 1/2 of your ticket price: greeting, dpw,
cleanup etc.
To arrange you must contact: [address removed]

Volunteer: I'm sure they need you

Mostly the answer is YES!

Yes, you can drive to your camping spot unload and then park your car
in the lot.

Yes, it is RV friendly, there is a graveled parking area with nice
grass and trees around the edges where you can set up which is very
close to everything. There are no "hookups" and such of course.

Yes, you can camp in your car.

Yes, you can bring your well behaved and supervised dog.

Yes you can bring your well behaved and supervised kid.
There is a family friendly camping area (thanks to Torria) and
activities for kids. Under 12 are free.

Yes, there are porta-potties and no showers (bring your own sun shower)

Yes, there is a swimsuit/clothing required swimming hole

Yes, bring earplugs

Yes, Bring drinking water

Yes, Be radically self reliant (bring water, food and booze and shelter etc.)

Learn more here:
http://camping.meetup.com/162/calendar/8110931/

People in this
Meetup are also in:

Sign up

Meetup members, Log in

By clicking "Sign up" or "Sign up using Facebook", you confirm that you accept our Terms of Service & Privacy Policy