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Black Rock Desert

Ride Type: 

Distance/Length: 

300,000 acres

Highway: 

I-80 and Route 447

High Rock Canyon Emigrant Trails National Conservation Area

A silt playa about 100 miles north of Reno with over 300,000 acres of offers more than 120 miles of historic trails. Plenty of flat desert terrain.

Be careful during rain because the silt can become a sticky bog.