Desert Highway



MARCH 4 - 6 2022

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USR File


Fallon Information Letter- 2022

1.Directions to main pit from Stockman’s Casino.

Head East on highway 50 15.2 miles to Salt Wells rd. (You will see a RV dump station at the turn off)

Head West on Dirt Road from dump station 3.5 miles.

Pits will be marked out. Please set your RV’s and trailers a min. of 50 feet from course.

Start finish 39.333098, -118.586120


2. Directions from main pit to checkpoint 1. 39.281428-, -118.622250

Head east on dirt road from main pit 3.5 miles. Turn left heading west 3.5 miles towards Fallon. Turn left onto Macari ln. Follow Macari lane for .7 miles. Turn left onto Pitt Rd. Follow Pitt rd. south for 7.7 miles. Be sure to stay right at Y and not head left towards the mine.

3. Checkpoint 2 is very difficult to get to without taking racecourse. Pro Pit will be at checkpoint 2 for Saturday’s race. 39.128969, -118423941. Pro pit is covered by VORRA. BE sure to bring a spare tire, parts or fuel to tech and registration. You must pick your spares up at the start finish Sunday morning by 12pm. VORRA nor pro pit are responsible for items left behind.

4. Directions from main pit to checkpoint 3 39.202427, -118.453401

Head east on dirt road from main pit. Turn right and head east on Highway 50 for 12 miles. Turn right onto dirt road, marked with 3 pink arrows. Follow dirt road marked with arrows 5.9 miles Directions from main pit to checkpoint 3. 39.281428-, -118.622250

5. The racecourse will run counterclockwise. The start of each race will take place at the western end of the main pit. The finish line will be at east end of the pits.

6. Tech inspection will all take place at Stockman’s Casino. 1560 W. Williams Ave. Fallon, NV 89406. Registration will take place inside the Holiday inn meeting room. The drivers meeting will take place following Tech and registration in the Stockman’s casino parking lot.

7. Trucks and buggies race first on Saturday morning. 7am start time.

  • Pro Classes Race                                                       6-42-mile laps. 8-hour time limit

  • 1/2 1600                                                                     5 laps

  • Vintage, Group T Lite                                                4 laps

  • Sportsman Buggy and Group T Sportsman           4 laps


8. UTV’s Start at 3pm

  • Pro UTV                                                                    5-42-mile laps, 8-hour time limit

  • Stock Pro UTV                                                          4 laps

  • Sportsman UTV                                                       3 laps

  • Class 9/11/Vintage                                                 4 laps


9. We will hold a Live drawing for starting positions Monday 2/28 at 7pm on Facebook and Instagram.

10. Qualifying takes place Friday morning at 10am. You must be signed up by 9am. NO exceptions. The Drawing will be your starting positions for qualifying and for those who do not qualify.

11.  The poker run will start a little later than normal due to the Qualifying. The Poker run will start at 12pm.

12. Track notes:

1. There is a 25-mph zone at mile marker 39.5. At this location there is a set of pipes on both sides of the course. These pipes are filled with extremely hot water. DO not take a risk in this location. We will be monitoring speeds at several locations on the course. You will receive a 2-minute penalty for every mph over 25mph.         

2. The course will run a short section of the lakebed. You will be DQ’d if caught running the entire lakebed. The lakebed will be wet, and especially wet off the main line. DON’T do it!

3. Checkpoint 1 will be a 25-mph zone and require a full stop.

4. Checkpoint 2 will be a 25-mph  zone but will not require a stop.

5. Before checkpoint 2 there are several rollers. 2 of them can end your day, also cause major injuries. Pay attention to the several danger signs that will be posted.

6. Check point 3 is at the end of a very fast road. There will be a 25 mph and require a full stop.

7. Main pit will be a 25-mph zone you will make a full stop at the finish line on the eastern side of the pits.

8. All fuel containers must be in some type of containment system. IE kiddie pool or inside an enclosed trailer.

9. All pits must have a fueling containment mat. IE a tarp.

            10. All fuelers must be wearing a fire suit and helmet while filling with fuel.

            11. Each pit must have a dedicated fire extinguisher person.

14. Registration takes place 100% online. This means, if you have not pre-registered, and plan to register at the track you will still need to do it online. So, DO IT NOW and save some time at the track.

15. You must sign the waivers online. Again, if this has not been completed, you will be asked to get out of line and do it on the kiosk. DO IT NOW. You must sign both waivers.


16. All other pre running must take place during the Poker run.


17. Finally, it’s going to be chilly at night, be sure to bundle up! Good news 0% chance of heat stroke!




Track is closed for all pre running. This is a closed course on BLM land for race weekend only. To pre run you must take part in the poker run.

Qualifying will take place for all pro vehicles.  Class UT, 1, 6100, 10, Group T, 4400, Pro turbo UTV, and Pro N/a UTV.  Qualifying will result for an overall start position. If you choose not to qualify, you will start in the normal class starting order following all those who complete the qualifying loop. To comply with BLM regulations, there is a $100.00 entry to qualify.  Overall Fast time wins $500.00


As of 1/24 Qualifying is TBD.

8:00 am – 9:00 am        Qualifying registration

9:00 am – 11:00 am      Poker run sign ups                    

9:30 am                          Drivers meeting for Qualifying, followed by line up

10:00 am                        Qualifying begins

12:00pm                         Poker Run Begins

Poker Run-pre run, $25 entry per vehicle, receives 1 hand (card). $100.00 for all non VORRA members. All drivers and riders must sign a liability waiver. Prizes will be given for best hands. $500.00 to best hand.

Additional cards $25. Max two cards per person.


All participants will start in groups.

  • Group 1 - 12:00 pm      MX and Quads racing will go first, followed by race cars and trucks.

  • Group 2 - 12:15 pm       UTV's

  • Group 3 - 12:30 pm       Pre-runners - Handlebars

  • Group 4 - 12:45 pm       Stock Vehicles - may be held at checkpoint's if unable to finish                                course before bike race.

There is a 35mph speed limit. There is no passing. There is no stopping. You may be held at a checkpoint to give a larger gap. Unless having a technical or mechanical issue you must not stop. This is about safety. Stay out of the dust. Learn the course!

1st card drawn at the Start line, 2nd card drawn at Checkpoint one, 3rd card drawn at Checkpoint two, 4th card drawn at checkpoint three. 5th and final card drawn at Golden Gate Petroleum (Across from Stockman’s casino).

2:00 pm - 6:00 pm              Tech located @ Stockman's Casino 1560 W. Williams Ave. Fallon 89406

                                              Registration inside the Holiday Inn Meeting Hall

6:30 pm                                Mandatory Drivers Meeting. Location Tech area at Stockman's Casino




Track will be the same as last year, approximately 42 miles. The track will run counterclockwise.

6:30 am                            Staging Buggy and Trucks

7:00 am                            First Unlimited Truck off the line (1 vehicle. per 30 sec -1 min depending on entry's)

  • Pro Classes Race                                                6-42-mile laps. 8-hour time limit

  • Vintage, Group T Lite                                          4 laps

  • Sportsman Buggy and Group T Sportsman     4 laps

2:30 pm + Start time      No vehicle to leave start line.

2:30 pm                            Staging UTV and limited buggy's

3:00 pm                            First Pro UTV leave's start line

  • Pro UTV                     5-42-mile laps, 8-hour time limit

  • ½ 1600                      5 laps

  • Stock Pro UTV          4 laps

  • Sportsman UTV        3 laps

  • Class 9/11                 4 laps

10:00pm + start time - No car to leave start line if deemed unable to complete by cut off time.

​11:00 + start time - Race over for all vehicles.



10:00 am          Awards at VORRA trailer