The Serpent Mother

The Serpent Mother is a 168′ long evocation of a skeletal serpent coiled around her egg in a monstrous but maternal gesture.


Art Cars at the DMV

Before art cars are certified to roam the open Playa at night they must be inspected at the DMV (Department of Mutant Vehicles).


Gong Meditation

Led by Judy and accompanied by Wyatt, gong meditation is open to all each day at the "Brand Ur Ass 'n More" theme camp at Burning Man.


Black Rock Artist’s Palette

While its namesake in Death Valley National Park gets all the attention, this multicolored formation on the long road from Soldier Meadows to Hardin City is seldom visited.


Double Hot Springs

With its 312 hot springs Nevada can boast more thermal features than any other state. Many are benign oases in the desert, beckoning the traveler to enjoy a soak in splendid isolation.


Indian Rock

This massive formation stands sentinel on a rise above the northeastern end of the Smoke Creek Desert.


Playa Dusk

Near the town of Gerlach the tip of the Smoke Creek Desert empties into the blue haze twilight of the Black Rock Desert playa.


Fly Geyser

Located on a gated parcel of private property within the million-acre Black Rock Desert, Fly Geyser was created accidentally in 1964 from a geothermal test well inadequately capped.