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

Coming Events

  • Yard Sale Donations
    During the month of August we will be accepting donations for our annual Great American Yard Sale. Please leave donation…
  • Great American YARD SALE
    Saturday, Sunday & Monday, September 4, 5, 6, 2021 (Labor Day Weekend) Annual Great American Yard Sale fundraiser. Cost: FREE…
  • Ridge Route Road TOUR
    Saturday, September 18, 2021 – 10 am – Ridge Route Road Tour Limited Attendance Event – Please contact us via…
    Saturday, October 2, 2021 – Lebec Hotel Centennial Cost: $50
  • Ridge Route Road TOUR
    Saturday, October, 9 – 10 am – Ridge Route Road Tour Limited Attendance Event – Please contact us via phone…

Daily Dose of History

  • Welcome To Lebec
    A Brief Overview of the History of Lebec Following the close of Fort Tejon in 1864, records indicate that a…

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COVID-19 Update

The Museum is OPEN again.

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Robert Cuddy
Robert Cuddy