Location: Northwest of Reno about twenty miles. Take I-80 west towards Truckee. Take the Hershdale exit and go over the bridge and up the road to the dam. About 1 mile from the freeway. Continue around the east side of the reservoir for about one half mile. You will see Boca Rest Campground on the left side of the road.
Finding the Rally Site: The SNU now provides the means for you to put its rally sites on your electronic map. If you don't have a GPS or a PND or a computer with a mapping program, you can still take the file and use it to find coordinates on your paper maps.
What to expect at an SNU rally : Never been to an SNU rally? This page will give you information on arrival and departure times, meals, activities, and other information that will help make the rally an enjoyable experience.
Boondocking SNU Style: SNU rallies are a great way to experience camping “off grid” Our usual rally sites have no electricity or other hookups. Water is frequently not available. For the SNU, this type of camping enhances the experience and we are never without all the comforts of home
Arrival time - anytime after noon on Thursday April 24, 2014
Fees and Donations: Kitty Kall: $5 per rig per night payable at the rally
Note: The SNU rally is BEFORE the opening of the official campground season therefore there are no camping fees for this site. There is also no water available or trash pickup. It's haul it in, haul it out.
Events and activities: Morning coffee klatch is from about 7 to 9. Happy hours will likely occur on Friday and Saturday starting about 4 p.m. Shared meals will be Friday and Saturday around 6 p.m. The unit meeting, open to all, will be held sometime Saturday . All gatherings will be informal and BYO (bring your own) to share as suits your karma. If you want to coordinate and plan, then form your own conspiracy with whomever is handy! Bring wood for campfires
Weather: April can be changeable, warm during the day and cold at night.
Facilities: Pit toilets, fairly level area for parking. packed dirt, don't count on water this early in the year.
Nearby attractions: fishing and boating in Boca Reservoir, hiking, birdwatching, and off road bike trails, nearby historic sites.
If you can't make it for the entire time, feel free to join us for a few hours, one day, or whatever time frame fits your schedule.
RSVP - please notify the SNU via e-mail to hq(at)SierraNevadaAirstreams(dot)org or a phone call to Diane at 775-972- 5011. It helps our planning to know how many people to expect.
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