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First burn!

Postby yeti » Sun Jul 31, 2011 11:12 am

Hello all!

SO this is going to be my first burn. I've read the guides on the website however I have a few unanswered questions. When I get there do I just pick anywhere to set up camp. I've read about the themed camps but I will be by my self in a tent. I would like to be on the outskirts of everything is this a hard spot to obtain? Will I be able to camp next to my truck or will I have to park it and walk in to my spot? Also if you have to leave BM before the event is over do you just head out the way you came in?

Thanks a bunch!

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Re: First burn!

Postby FIGJAM » Sun Jul 31, 2011 11:18 am

Welcome.
Zoom in and play with this.

http://www.gigapan.org/gigapans/fullscreen/66285/
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Re: First burn!

Postby lucky420 » Sun Jul 31, 2011 11:38 am

yep you head out the way you came in.
Oh my god, it's HUGE!
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Re: First burn!

Postby Elderberry » Sun Jul 31, 2011 12:19 pm

Yep, you can setup your camp next to where you park your truck. You can camp anywhere that isn't reserved for theme camps.
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Re: First burn!

Postby Raymaker » Sun Jul 31, 2011 12:30 pm

Here's a clear map for this year. http://www.burningman.com/preparation/maps/11_maps/ just click on it. You can park and camp anywhere, vehicle and car together, except reserved spots and the walk-in camp site. The walk-in camp site requires you to park your car elsewhere, I haven't worked out where that is yet, but you can just walk into this area with your tent.
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Re: First burn!

Postby FIGJAM » Sun Jul 31, 2011 2:29 pm

If you zoom in on the gigapan map, starting at 5 o'clock, you can see the cars parked all along the walk in camping area.
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Re: First burn!

Postby yeti » Sun Jul 31, 2011 2:39 pm

Awesome thanks guys!
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Re: First burn!

Postby phil » Sun Jul 31, 2011 5:29 pm

Has this thread been mentioned:
viewtopic.php?f=3&t=29356
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