Guides & Resources

Sometimes our guides end up being applicable to more than just our own camp members, whether its about surviving on the playa or setting up a theme camp. We publish those here so that all can benefit.

What is Burning Man?

updated 2019-05-26

It is surprisingly difficult to describe exactly what the Burn is, or why the people who go tend to fall in love with it. This is your camp lead's attempt to articulate what this thing is about.

Being a food camp

updated 2019-05-26

Providing food on the playa involves a surprising amount of rules and bereaucracy. This article discusses what's involved in getting (and keeping) your food permit and what we need to be aware of as a food-serving camp.