Water Trailer

In the process of acquiring this water trailer to support the camp shower and kitchen. These things cost thousands of dollars. This one is discounted, but has no title or registration, so in addition to finding time to make a five-hour round trip to get this in the opposite direction from anything we really need to do, we’ll then face …

The Baconator

This project recycles and repurposes a substance that would normally be thrown away. Burners love bacon, strangely comforting it is for the meat-eaters wandering the desert. Camps cook a lot of it to give away. They are left with bacon grease that is a very tricky substance that must be hauled out, but is notoriously difficult to store and transport …

Cosmic Passage

Saysha and Trixie are building and bringing two of the most dazzling interactive art displays for the front of camp. Cosmic Passage is the largest, with a 30′ diameter base and chill area in the center. Strings of programmable LEDs are stretched from a center pole and attached to the ground to make a large cone shape. In the center …

Transport Trailer

We’ve invested $5k in a large enclosed cargo trailer. This is used as a backdrop to hold one of our major art projects and anchors a shade structure for our camp member hangout area near the kitchen. It is used for storing the bulk of our gear the rest of the year.  During the event it hides from view a …

Storage Challenges

Over the past decade, our clan has never lost a tent at Burning Man, but hasn’t been so lucky with tents used for long-term storage. This last winter, a storm wiped out all three of our tents that have stood for several years without any problems. There was 20 x 60 ft. of space dedicated to camp infrastructure thrown about …