Emigrant Trail Adventure 2019Reno, NevadaSeptember 18 - 22

In the mid-1800s, the enticement of free land and reports of “gold for the taking” brought a flood of humanity across the Great Plains to the West. It was an arduous 6-month journey that required crossing the vast and foreboding deserts of Nevada, and weary settlers were eager to find the easiest path to the California gold fields. Join us for an epic adventure as we retrace one of the most infamous of these routes, the Applegate-Lassen Trail—later known as The Death Trail. We’ll cross the Black Rock Desert and thread our way through High Rock Canyon, visiting natural hot springs, pioneer petroglyphs, and little-known sites such as Murder Rock. This will be an open-itinerary exploration of the region, setting camp at dusk as the pioneers did, moving on when the sun comes up after a hot cup of joe from the chuck wagon.

Tow points and CB Radio Mandatory.

Participant Jeeps with tires over 37″ WILL BE TURNED AWAY AT VEHICLE EVALUATION AND WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO ATTEND JAMBOREE, NO REFUND.

Registration Fees

Children under 12 strongly discouraged.

Driver: $750
First Passenger: $325
Each Additional Passenger: $100


Cancellation Policy

Days prior to trip date Penalty
Reservation to 60 days $125
59 days to 30 days 50%
29 days to 15 days 75%
14 days to trip date 100% (NO REFUND)
Transfer Fee $100
NO TRANSFERS 14 days prior to trip date

Join Waitlist

For Registration Questions

savannah brewer

Director of Registration
Savannah Brewer
Phone: 530.333.2550
[email protected]

For Trip Specific Details

shawn gulling

Adventure Consultant
Shawn Gulling
Phone: 530.333.4002
[email protected]