August 31, 2019 9:00 pm
Black Rock City, NV

Burning Man 2019

The contagion is certain to spread when The Man burns in:

Who Are We?

The Pathogen Trackers is an elite group of scientists, botanists, engineers and research specialists deployed in the field for real-time sampling and treatment of pathogens capable of entering their host and evading immediate destruction by the host’s immune system. The Pathogen Trackers camp is governed by the PCC aka the Pathogen Control Center.  The PPC is a non-profit organization responsible for the evaluation and monitoring of non-bacterial, infectious diseases.

Camp Founders

Capable of operating in extreme environments, under adverse conditions, the founders of the Pathogen Trackers camp, work tirelessly, each contributing to the best of their ability, while always striving to bring out the best in each other.  Each member of the team participates according to their personal expertise and professional skill set.


Camp Leader


Infectious Diseases


Camp Engineer

Lettuce Green

Interior Design


Camp Manager


PCC Commander


Logistics Supervisor

The Twins

Cultural Liaisons

Ex Ray

Dancing Neuro Radiologist

Boy Boy

Lead Carpenter

Social Steve

Social Director

The Rohan

Playa MacGyver

Field Reports

PCC 365: Protecting People from Pathogens, Always

Campmates Participate in the Default World Too

Never let it be said that the members of the Pathogen Trackers Camp do not fully participate.  Probably one of...

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Double-Sided Camp Proposed for Immersive Experience

The Pathogen Trackers theme camp has prepared a preliminary rendering for its 2019 camp layout.  The design will be among...

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Modeling Completed for Camp’s Newest Additions

With just over 200 days until The Man burns, member's of the Pathogen Control Center are already hard at wok...

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Hazmat Fashion Must Haves

Due to a variety of factors, all camp members will be wearing appropriate hazmat / infectious disease safety apparel when...

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Winning the Moop Map

As the world's largest leave-no-trace event, Burning Man participants place a huge emphasis on cleaning up after themselves, and making...

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Increasing Our Field Readiness

Radical Self-Reliance is a key element of the Pathogen Trackers strategy for field readiness.  Adding 25-ton's of lift capacity, on...

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Pathogen Tracker Vehicles

With the assistance of the PCC, the Pathogen Trackers camp has been entirely created through the acquisition and refurbishment of medical and military surplus equipment.

Pathogen Trackers Base Camp

County Road 34, Gerlach, NV