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Gerlach, Nevada

The community of Gerlach is located approximately two hours north of Reno in northwestern Nevada. Gerlach and the adjacent Black Rock Desert are home to the land speed record, Burning Man, rocketry and other unique activities. It's generally quiet out here but the folks are friendly and the night skies can't be beat. Come visit, explore the region, and discover why locals love to call this tiny hamlet home.

The Haunted West. National Geographic

Forecast

Chance of a Thunderstorm
Sunday 07/05 50%
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Scattered thunderstorms this morning, then partly cloudy during the afternoon hours. High around 75F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
Clear
Monday 07/06 20%
Clear
Generally sunny despite a few afternoon clouds. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 82F. Winds light and variable.
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Tuesday 07/07 60%
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Partial cloudiness early, with scattered showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. High around 80F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 60%.

Most Recent Articles

Old Magazine Articles

Posted by on Feb 2, 2015 in Home Page | Comments Off on Old Magazine Articles

Here are some old magazine articles from Desert Magazine from the 1950’s, 60’s and 70’s. July 1951 – On Black Rock Desert Trails August 1954 – Josie Pearl, Prospector on...

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Gerlach Soaps – Natural Artisan Soaps

Posted by on Dec 16, 2013 in Home Page | Comments Off on Gerlach Soaps – Natural Artisan Soaps

Gerlach Soaps offers hand-crafted bath soaps and beauty products, made right here in Gerlach, Nevada. Special – Moving Sale 40% off all soaps! We asked Summer Thompson, owner of Gerlach Soaps to tell us...

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New Black Rock Desert Photo History Book

Posted by on Oct 25, 2013 in Home Page | Comments Off on New Black Rock Desert Photo History Book

There is a new photo-history book about the Gerlach and Black Rock Desert area...

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