Road-side sign warning of wildland fire danger

Registration and Hotel

Registration for 2018 will open Wednesday, October 4, 2017. 

2018 Pricing: 

Conference – Feb. 27 - March 1

Early Bird On or before 1/23/2018

After 1/23/2018

 IAFC Member

$375 $425

 Federal Government Employee

$375 $425


$425 $475


Preconference – February 24-27

On or before 1/23/2018

After 1/23/2018

 AR 330 (4 days) $225 $250
 L-580 (3 Days)* $1,600 $1,600
 Assessing Structure Ignition Potential From Wildfire (2 Days) $225 $250
 Developing, Implementing and Sustaining a Community Wildfire Protection (2 Days) $225 $250
 Fire Department eXchange FREE FREE
 What's New in the WUI FREE FREE
 Mitigation Best Practices: Lessons Learned from Community Engagement FREE FREE

* L-580 includes full conference registration.

Cancellation/Substitution Policy:
All cancellations will be subject to a $75 administrative fee. Cancellations must be sent in writing to the registration Center via e-mail to by Tuesday, January 23, 2018. Telephone cancellations will not be accepted. After Tuesday, January 23, 2018, substitutions will be allowed in the event the registrant is unable to attend, but no refunds will be issued. Telephone substitutions will be permitted.

Conference Headquarters Hotel

Peppermill Resort
2707 South Virginia Street
Reno, NV 89502
Phone: 1-800-282-2444

A block of rooms has been secured at the Peppermill Resort from February 23 - March 2, 2018. Reservations must be made by February 1st. After February 1st, reservations will be based on availability and current rate. Please make your reservations early to ensure availability.

Book your room at the Peppermill Resort.

Complimentary Hotel Shuttle

The Peppermill features an easy and convenient airport shuttle which departs from the valet area outside the Hotel Lobby, and runs every half-hour beginning at 4 am. The last shuttle departs from the Peppermill going to the airport at 11:30 pm. In addition, the airport shuttle departs from the airport going to the Peppermill every half-hour beginning at 4:15 am, and continuing to 11:45 pm. This shuttle picks-up at the North exit of the Baggage Claim area.

Frequently Asked Questions

The Peppermill has compiled a list of frequently asked questions to better assist in the planning of your visit to the Reno area.

WUI Gives Me Access

WUI offers an amazing opportunity to work with Chiefs and Fire Management Officers that I would normally not have access to. These individuals were very pleased to speak with me and guide me through discussions at different times during the non-session hours.