Things To Do in Kern County, CA


Things to do in Kern County are listed by cities below such as Bakersfield, Delano, Oildale, Ridgecrest and Wasco. Kern County in Southern California is made up of the southern tip of the Sierra Nevada Mountains the south end of the San Joaquin River Valley and the western portion of the Mojave Desert. Visitors and residents of Socal who love the outdoors would also love a visit to Kern County -- with so many diverse outdoor adventures to be had, it's worth the trip. Consider visiting these public parks and lands: Kern and Bitter Creek National Wildlife Refuge birding, Tule Elk State Natural Reserve for wildlife watching (bring binoculars to see the Elk just in case), Red Rock Canyon State Park for incredible canyon hikes, Fort Tejon State Historic Park a living history military museum that is great for families, Isabella Lake for boating and fishing, and Sequoia National Forest for hotsprings, skiing, snowshowing and backpacking in the Sierras. Bakersfield is the largest city in Kern County. It's centrally located for easy access to all corners of the county and has many museums and things to do of its own. Kern County is also home to Edwards Air Force Base (the site of the first supersonic flight) as well as the Mojave Spaceport (the US's first inland spaceport). http://www.co.kern.ca.us/

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Upcoming Events in Kern County

Oct 27
to Jan 01 17
Includes US Road Running tech shirt (male or female cut), 3.5 inch medal, 13.1 oval and race bib.

Oct 27
to Jan 01 17
The Get Out and Run Program is designed to encourage everyone to get out and run.

Oct 27
to Jan 01 17
US Road CyclingRide your distance at any location you want.

Nov 24
to Jan 01 17
US Road Running - Shoe House 5 Miler (Virtual), in Bakersfield, CA, takes place November 24, 2013 and ends on January 01, 2017.

Dec 31
to Dec 31 14
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