DESCEND QUATTRO

Location:

OUTBACK STATION

76231 OR-31, La Pine, OR 97739

Cost:

$55 per Person+

All adults need A ticket for entry, Children enter free

Includes daily private land access fee

Dates:

October 5 - 8, 2017

 
 
 


REGISTRATION INCLUDES:

  • ENTRY FEE FOR THREE NIGHTS & FOUR DAYS OF GLORIOUS CAMPING IN THE OREGON OUTBACK
  • DAILY PRIVATE LAND ACCESS FEE: CAMP SPOT LESS THAN A 1/4 MILE FROM THE HOLE-IN-THE-GROUND
  • FRIDAY MORNING TOKEN SCAVENGER HUNT
  • FRIDAY AFTERNOON SYNCRO RUN AND RTI RAMP CHALLENGE
  • FRIDAY NIGHT POTLUCK, SALSA CONTEST, WINE TASTING, WHISKEY SIPPING AND WORLD-FAMOUS RAFFLE
  • SATURDAY MORNING YOGA, NATURE WALKS LED BY ONDA AND EXPLORING THE OREGON OUTBACK WITH TIM HASTY
  • SATURDAY AFTERNOON PLANTING OF 300 PONDEROSA PINES LED BY ONDA
  • SATURDAY NIGHT BBQ AND LIVE MUSIC BY THE COTERIES, THE LAST REVEL AND IRA WOLF
  • SUNDAY MORNING CHARITY BREAKFAST (SUGGESTED DONATION OF $5/PERSON)
  • LUXURY AMENITIES INCLUDE PORTA POTTIES, POTABLE WATER, AND RELATIVELY LEVEL GROUND TO PARK YOUR VAN
     
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THE rigs

379 REGISTERED VEHICLES

VW: BEETLE W/ TRAILER: 1
BUS: 8
Double door panel van: 1
DOKA: 1
DOKA SYNCRO: 2
Eurovans: 13
FASTBACK W/ eriba puck trailer: 1
HI-Tops: 12
LT35: 2
RIVIERAS: 2
SUNROOF: 2
Syncros: 48
Tin-Top: 48
Westfalias: 111

CHEVY 4X4: 1
CHEVY G20: 1
Chevy G30 Sport Van: 1
CHEVY ASTRO: 4
Chevy express high top: 1

DODGE 1500: 1
dodge 2500: 1
DODGE RAM HI-TOP: 2
dodge ram van: 4
dodge sportsman: 1

Ford Clubwagon: 1
FORD E150: 1
FORD E250: 1
FORD E350: 1
FORD F350: 2
FORD ECONOLINE: 3
FORD EL GRANDE: 1
ford escape w/ 13' Trillium Trailer: 1
FORD FOCUS: 2
Ford Fiesta: 1
Ford Transits: 5

GMC 2500 Motovan: 1
GMC Savana 1500: 1

HONDA CR-V W/ CASITA 13': 1
honda element: 1

Jeep Wrangler: 2

land rover lr3: 1

midsize rental car: 2

MITSUBISHI DELICA: 4
Mitsubishi Fuso: 1
MITSUBISHI FUSO W/ OLIVER TRAILER STAPLED ON BACK: 1

Nissan NV2500: 1
NISSAN XTERRA: 1

STEYR-PUCH HAFLINGER: 1

subaru crosstrek: 1
SUBARU OUTBACK: 1
subaru forester: 1

Suzuki Vstrom 1000: 1

sportsmobile: 5
Sprinter: 18

TOYOTA BANDIT: 1
Toyota Chinook: 2
TOYOTA HI-ACE 4WD: 2
TOYOTA HI-ACE POPTOP: 1
toyota land cruiser: 2
toyota previa: 1
TOYOTA SUNRADER 4X4: 1
TOYOTA TACOMA: 7

TOYOTA TOWN-ACE: 1
Toyota Tundra: 6

volvo c303: 1

YEAHBUD: 1



special thanks to OUR SPONSORS for making descend happen

FAQ

  1. IS THIS EVENT OPEN TO ALL VEHICLES?
    YES. WHATEVER VEHICLE TAKES YOU OVERLAND, OR GETS YOU CAMPING IS WELCOME!
  2. CAN MY CAR/BIKE/MOTORCYCLE/NON-VAN MAKE IT IN?
    ABSOLUTELY. THE DIRT ROADS IN ARE EASY, AND JUST OFF A MAIN STRETCH OF HIGHWAY. 3" LIFTS ARE NOT REQUIRED, BUT ALWAYS GENERALLY ENCOURAGED AS A MATTER OF PRINCIPLE.
  3. IS REGISTRATION LIMITED?
    REGISTRATION IS NOT CURRENTLY LIMITED, DUE TO THE SIZE OF PRIVATE LAND WE WERE ABLE TO SECURE FOR DESCEND THIS YEAR.
  4. WHAT SHOULD I BRING?
    DRINKING WATER, FOOD, FIREWOOD, EATINGWARE, AND YOGA MAT ARE ALL GREAT IDEAS. DON'T FORGET ALL THE TOMATOES/AVOCADOS YOU'LL NEED TO COMPETE IN OUR SALSA COMPETITION.
  5. IS THERE ANYTHING I SHOULDN'T BRING?
    LEAVE YOUR BEER AT HOME. SILVER MOON BREWING WILL BE BRINGING COPIOUS AMOUNTS OF THE BEST BREW IN THE STATE OF OREGON ON TAP, SOLD AT DESCEND RATES, MAKING IT THE CHEAPEST AND BEST BEER YOU CAN FIND. THIS IS A FAMILY-FRIENDLY EVENT, SO PLEASE LEAVE YOUR MEDIUM TO HARD DRUGS AT HOME ALONG WITH YOUR STRIPPER POLES. IF THINGS GET TOO UNRULY, WE DO RESERVE THE RIGHT TO ASK ANYBODY TO LEAVE.
  6. FRIDAY NIGHT POTLUCK IS A TIME-HONORED TRADITION. (THIS IS THE SECOND TIME IT'S HAPPENING.) PLEASE BRING YOUR FAVORITE CAMP DISH TO FEED 4-14 OF YOUR NEIGHBORS. 
  7. WHAT'S THIS BBQ ABOUT?
    VANAGONLIFE DAVE WAS GRACIOUS ENOUGH TO CREATE THE WORLD'S LARGEST BBQ GRILL, AND WE DO OUR BEST TO HONOR THAT GRILL EVERY YEAR. (AGAIN, ONLY THE SECOND TIME IT'S HAPPENED.) THIS YEAR WILL ALSO HAVE A VEGETARIAN OPTION, ALONG WITH COPPER RIVER SALMON FROM OUR ONLY SPAWNSERS, DRIFTERS FISH. THERE WILL ALSO BE PLENTY OF ROOM ON THE GRILL FOR YOU TO THROW ON WHATEVER YOU WANT FOR BOTH THE FRIDAY NIGHT POTLUCK AND SATURDAY NIGHT BBQ. 
  8. HOW MUCH ARE RAFFLE TICKETS/SHOWERS?
    RAFFLE TICKETS ARE $2 APIECE (JUST TO MAKE COUNTING THEM HALF THE WORK THIS YEAR), HOT SHOWERS ARE $5 EACH (SHOWER PRICES ARE SET BY THE LANDOWNER AND 100% OF THE SHOWER FEE GOES DIRECTLY TO THEM), AND THERE WILL ALSO BE COFFEE AND BEER FOR SALE, ALONG WITH LIMITED QUANTITIES OF MERCH. YOU CAN PURCHASE RAFFLE TICKETS AND SHOWER TOKENS AT DESCEND. 
  9. WHAT IS THE FRIDAY MORNING SCAVENGER HUNT?
    LIMITED AMOUNTS OF TOKENS WILL BE SCATTERED THROUGHOUT 574 ACRES OF PRISTINE WILDERNESS TO BE TRADED IN FOR SOME PRETTY INCREDIBLE MERCH FROM OUR SPONSORS. FOR FREE.
  10. WILL THE GOWESTY BOUNCE HOUSE BE THERE THIS YEAR?
    ABSOLUTELY, AND AS ALWAYS ALL CHILDREN IN THE BOUNCE HOUSE WILL NEED TO BE SUPERVISED BY THEIR PARENTS AT ALL TIMES. GENERALLY SPEAKING AS WELL.
  11. CAN I BRING MY DOG/CAT/PET TURTLE?
    YES! OUT OF CONSIDERATION FOR OTHERS, PLEASE MAKE SURE TO KEEP THEM LEASHED AT ALL TIMES. (AND OUT OF THE BOUNCE HOUSE.)
  12. CAN I BRING MY BIKE?
    YES! THERE ARE A TON OF TRAILS LEADING TO AND AROUND THE HOLE-IN-THE-GROUND.
  13. ARE SHOWERS AND BATHROOMS AVAILABLE?
    PORTA POTTIES WILL BE AVAILABLE ALONG WITH HOT SHOWERS, BUT THE LANDOWNERS ARE CHARGING $5 PER HOT SHOWER. TOKENS WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE AT CAMP.
  14. WHAT IS THE LOCAL AMATEUR RADIO FREQUENCY?
    RECEIVE: 147.16 PL: 123 OFFSET: +0.6 MHz