U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIORBUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT
|Carson City District - Stillwater Field Office|
There is a designated dry-camping area near the base of Sand Mountain. Three vault toilets are provided, however, visitors should bring plenty of water for drinking and washing since no water is available at the site. Campfires are permitted, but there is no wood available.
Spring and fall offer the best weather at Sand Mountain. Mid-winter months can be cold and wet and summer days can be hot, dry and windy.
$90 Annual/Season Permits are available through the Carson City District Office, phone: 775-885-6000, 5665 Morgan Mill Road, Carson City NV 89701; or the Nevada State Office, Bureau of Land Management, 1340 Financial Blvd., Reno NV 89502, phone: 775-861-6400. Season permits are also available for purchase on-site during holiday weekends.