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

  • STAFF APPRECIATION picnic
    Private – Staff Only COVID Notice : Event are subject to COVID-19 Health restrictions, this may or may not require…
  • Rib basket weaving class
    Saturday, June 19 – Rib basket waving class Cost: $15 COVID Notice : Event are subject to COVID-19 Health restrictions,…
  • History on the Patio Program x5
    Saturday’s in June, 3, 10, 17, 24 & 31, 2021 – 7 pm – History on the Patio Program Cost:…
  • Yard Sale Donations
    During the month of August we will be accepting donations for our annual Great American Yard Sale. Please leave donation…
  • FIESTA DAYS
    Friday, Saturday & Sunday August, 6, 7 & 8, 2021 – Fiesta Days (Vendor Booth) Cost: FREE COVID Notice :…


Daily Dose of History

  • Los Padres National Forest
    The National Forest was first established locally in 1898 and named the “Pine Mountain Forest Reserve” for a mountain by…

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COVID-19

The Ridge Route Museum is currently closed. Read more...

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snow at museum feb.2013
Robert Cuddy
Robert Cuddy