Baja SAE California

April 27-30, 2017

Gorman, California USA

Travel Information

Visa Requests

Affiliated CDS Student Team Members will have the ability to print out a Registration Confirmation Letter for the individual event(s) that they are attending. Once a student team member affiliates themselves to their teams profile page under their individual edit section. They will have the opportunity to print out their personalized letter with the following information: Student's Name, the School's Name, the SAE Event Name, Official Dates and Location(s).

Please be advised that SAE International cannot intervene with, or call or send personal letters to, the State Departments, Embassies or Consulates of the United States or other governments on behalf of any meeting or event participant.


There is camping available at the Hungry Valley area if teams are interested. However, there is no overnight camping in the paddocks! Please note that some Hungry Valley sites do not have water, so please call the campsite to confirm. There are also commercial camp sites and cabins in the Pyramid Lake Area about 20 minutes away from the event site.

Hungry Valley 
(916) 324- 4442

Pyramid Lake Campsites
(877) 444 - 6777

Pyramid Lake RV Resort
(888) 557-3097


Expect cool temperatures in Gorman, CA in April. Highs are typically in the low-to-mid 60°F range and lows are typically in the mid 40°F range. Rain is unlikely, but possible in April. Expect strong wind in the event area! Bring tie-downs for your pop-ups. 20-25 mph wind is common. 30-40+ mph wind is possible. Strong winds with cool temperatures and low humidity make for an extra chilly environment - plan clothing accordingly. The sun can be extremely bright and sunburns can happen quickly. Bring sunscreen!