As of Jan, 20 2015:
The East side (Outlet Mall Side) of Ivanpah Dry Lake is "CLOSED" The West side (Whiskey Pet's Side) is "OPEN" for wind powered recreational activity. Please check back here or call the Hotline at 760-326-7030 for updates on conditions.
Recreationist throughout the world travel to Ivanpah Dry Lake's expansive open spaces to play! International championship land sailing competitions, archery, kite buggying, and world championship disc throwing are just some of the activities this dry lake is used for. The lake is located along I-15 at the California/Nevada border (Primm, Nevada). Nearby hotel/casinos, restaurants, shopping mall and golf course makes this a favorite place for wind-powered recreationist and their families.
Ivanpah Dry Lake is open for non-motorized activities only. Any commercial, competitive, or organized group activities required a special recreation permit. Please call (760)326-7003 for more information.