2024 California 300 Desert Clean-Up presented by Tread Lightly!

Nearly 50,000 lbs of trash from Barstow, CA!

The California 300 has announced an industry wide desert clean-up event the weekend preceding the California 300 Desert Off-Road Race. The goal of the event is to unite the off-road community and clean up waste dumped illegally in the Barstow Main area, as well as promote sustainable habits and responsible public land use to improve California’s desert landscape.

What: The 2024 California 300 Desert Clean-Up presented by Tread Lightly!
When: TBD
Time: 9am – Noon
Where: Barstow Main. Event staging area located off Outlet Center Drive, just south of downtown Barstow. Click here for directions from downtown Barstow.

You do not need an off-road vehicle to access the clean-up sites. Participants will receive an event t-shirt and automatically be entered into a massive raffle that includes thousands of dollars in donated off-road parts, accessories and swag from industry leading companies.

Are you a company looking to get involved or donate prizes? Email us to get more information on how to get involved.

Results by Year:

2023 = 14.6 tons (29,200 lbs)

2022 = 10.2 tons (20,400 lbs)