We're Nuts About History

The Ridge Route Communities Historical Society is dedicated to collecting and preserving the history and artifacts in the mountains south of Bakersfield and north of Castaic. Our area of research is from Wheeler Ridge on the north to below Pyramid Lake on the south, east to Neenach in the West Antelope Valley, and west to Lockwood-Ozena areas.  Read more...

Since 1993

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Daily Dose of History

  • Highway 99
    Highway 99 opened in October of 1933. This “engineering marvel” was created with three lanes so the middle lane could…

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Robert Cuddy
Robert Cuddy