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Ridgecrest Attractions



Maturango Museum
Attraction type: History Museums
Activities: Group tours/walking tour
Ranked #2 in Ridgecrest, CA
Little Petroglyph Canyon
Attraction type: Canyons
Activities: Group tours/walking tour
Ranked #1 in Ridgecrest, CA
China Lake Naval Weapons Center
Attraction type: Deserts; Military Bases/ Facilities
Activities: Group tours/walking tour
Ranked #3 in Ridgecrest, CA


Things to do near Ridgecrest



Trona Pinnacles
Trona, California Desert. 2 km northeast of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
Ranked #1 in Trona, CA
U.S. Naval Museum of Armament & Technology
China Lake, California Desert. 5 km north of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Military Museums
Ranked #1 in China Lake, CA
Indian Wells Brewing Company
Inyokern, California Desert. 20 km west of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Breweries
Ranked #1 in Inyokern, CA
The Joint
Randsburg, California. 29 km south of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Bar/ Clubs
Activities: Drinking
Ranked #1 in Randsburg, CA
Searles Dry Lake
Trona, California Desert. 33 km east of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Bodies of Water
Ranked #2 in Trona, CA
Briggs Mine
Death Valley National Park, California. 33 km northeast of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Mines
Ranked #45 in Death Valley National Park, CA
Fossil Falls
Little Lake, California. 42 km northwest of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Geologic Formations
Ranked #1 in Little Lake, CA
Randsburg Museum
Randsburg, California. 44 km south of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: History Museums
Ranked #2 in Randsburg, CA
Fun Time ATV Rentals
Cantil, California. 47 km southwest of Ridgecrest
Audubon Kern River Preserve
Weldon, California. 58 km west of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
Ranked #1 in Weldon, CA
Mengel Pass
Death Valley National Park, California. 62 km northeast of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Mountains
Ranked #44 in Death Valley National Park, CA
Borax Visitor Center
Boron, California Desert. 65 km south of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Tourist/ Visitor Centres
Ranked #1 in Boron, CA
Colonel Vernon P. Saxon Aerospace Museum
Boron, California Desert. 68 km south of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Museums
Ranked #2 in Boron, CA
NASA Dryden Flight Research Center
Edwards, California. 70 km south of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Science Museums; Tours
Ranked #2 in Edwards, CA
Cannell Trail
Kernville, California. 70 km west of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Hiking Trails
Ranked #6 in Kernville, CA
Sierra South Mountain Sports
Kernville, California. 70 km west of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Water Sports
Ranked #5 in Kernville, CA
Eagle Rafting
Kernville, California. 70 km west of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Water Sports
Ranked #4 in Kernville, CA
Brush Creek
Kernville, California. 70 km west of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Bodies of Water
Dry Meadow Creek
Kernville, California. 70 km west of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Bodies of Water
SoCal Rafting
Kernville, California. 71 km west of Ridgecrest
Ranked #3 in Kernville, CA
Mountain & River Adventures
Kernville, California. 71 km west of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Tours
Ranked #2 in Kernville, CA
Kernville Saloon
Kernville, California. 71 km west of Ridgecrest
Ranked #7 in Kernville, CA
The Kern Valley Museum
Kernville, California. 71 km west of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: History Museums
Ranked #1 in Kernville, CA
The Hideaway
Wofford Heights, California. 71 km west of Ridgecrest
Ranked #3 in Wofford Heights, CA
Lake Isabella
Wofford Heights, California. 73 km west of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Bodies of Water
Ranked #5 in Wofford Heights, CA
Piute Trading and Auctions
Wofford Heights, California. 73 km west of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Antique Shops
Reel Cinema
Wofford Heights, California. 73 km west of Ridgecrest
Old Kernville Cemetery
Wofford Heights, California. 73 km west of Ridgecrest
Boron Mine
Mojave, California Desert. 73 km southwest of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Mines
Ranked #2 in Mojave, CA
North Fork Marina
Wofford Heights, California. 73 km west of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Marinas
Ranked #2 in Wofford Heights, CA
Shady Lane Bar & Grill
Lake Isabella, California. 73 km west of Ridgecrest
Ranked #2 in Lake Isabella, CA
Kern River Tours
Lake Isabella, California. 75 km west of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Tours
Ranked #1 in Lake Isabella, CA
Dave's Sports Bar
Bodfish, California. 75 km west of Ridgecrest
Silver City Ghost Town
Bodfish, California. 75 km west of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Ghost Towns
Ranked #1 in Bodfish, CA
Kern River Outfitters
Wofford Heights, California. 76 km west of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Water Sports
Ranked #1 in Wofford Heights, CA
Fort Piute
Mojave, California Desert. 78 km southwest of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Historic Sites
Cedar Canyon
Mojave, California Desert. 78 km southwest of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Canyons
Ranked #4 in Mojave, CA
Lanfair Valley
Mojave, California Desert. 78 km southwest of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Valleys
Marl Springs
Mojave, California Desert. 78 km southwest of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Historic Sites
Mojave Trail
Mojave, California Desert. 78 km southwest of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Trails
Activities: Four-wheeling
Ranked #3 in Mojave, CA
Gus's Fresh Jerky
Olancha, California Desert. 79 km north of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Speciality Shops
Ranked #1 in Olancha, CA
Darwin Falls
Death Valley National Park, California. 81 km north of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Waterfalls
Ranked #24 in Death Valley National Park, CA
Father Crowley Vista Point
Death Valley National Park, California. 86 km north of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Lookouts
Ranked #30 in Death Valley National Park, CA
Eastern Sierra InterAgency Visitor Center
Lone Pine, California Desert. 86 km north of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Tourist/ Visitor Centres
Ranked #4 in Lone Pine, CA
Coso Mine Loop Trail
Wofford Heights, California. 86 km west of Ridgecrest
Ranked #4 in Wofford Heights, CA
Canine Creek Dog Wash & Pet Boutique
Tehachapi, California. 89 km southwest of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Speciality Shops
Ranked #2 in Tehachapi, CA
Charcoal Kilns
Death Valley National Park, California. 89 km northeast of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Historic Sites
Ranked #26 in Death Valley National Park, CA
Tehachapi Depot Railroad Museum
Tehachapi, California. 89 km southwest of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Museums
Ranked #1 in Tehachapi, CA
Gallery 'N' Gifts
Tehachapi, California. 89 km southwest of Ridgecrest
Ranked #8 in Tehachapi, CA
Tomo-Kahni State HIstoric Park
Tehachapi, California. 89 km southwest of Ridgecrest
Ranked #7 in Tehachapi, CA
Air Force Flight Test Museum
Edwards, California. 89 km south of Ridgecrest
Ranked #1 in Edwards, CA
Skylark North
Tehachapi, California. 89 km southwest of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Other
Ranked #5 in Tehachapi, CA
Tehachapi Loop
Tehachapi, California. 92 km southwest of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Historic Sites
Ranked #3 in Tehachapi, CA
Cesar E. Chavez National Monument
Keene, California. 92 km southwest of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: National Parks
Ranked #1 in Keene, CA
Trail of 100 giants
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, California. 94 km northwest of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Hiking Trails
Ranked #3 in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, CA
California Hot Springs Resort
California Hot Springs, California. 95 km west of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Ranked #1 in California Hot Springs, CA
Goldstone Deep Space Communications Complex
Fort Irwin, California Desert. 97 km southeast of Ridgecrest
Aguereberry Point
Death Valley National Park, California. 97 km northeast of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Lookouts
Ranked #16 in Death Valley National Park, CA
The Cat House
Rosamond, California Desert. 97 km southwest of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Museums; Zoos
Ranked #1 in Rosamond, CA
Adorable Alpacas
Tehachapi, California. 99 km southwest of Ridgecrest
Ranked #9 in Tehachapi, CA
Hooz On First, sports bar.
Barstow, California Desert. 99 km southeast of Ridgecrest
Western America Railroad Museum
Barstow, California Desert. 99 km southeast of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Speciality Museums
Ranked #4 in Barstow, CA
Rainbow Basin Natural Area
Barstow, California Desert. 99 km southeast of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
Activities: Hiking
Ranked #3 in Barstow, CA
Route 66 Mother Road Museum
Barstow, California Desert. 99 km southeast of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Museums
Ranked #1 in Barstow, CA
Cerro Gordo
Death Valley Junction, Death Valley National Park. 99 km north of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Ghost Towns
Activities: City walk sightseeing
Ranked #16 in Death Valley Junction, CA
Sierra Highway Bike Trail
Lancaster, California. 99 km southwest of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Biking Trails
Ranked #24 in Lancaster, CA
TANalyze Tanning Salon By Sheree
Barstow, California Desert. 99 km southeast of Ridgecrest
Ranked #7 in Barstow, CA
Revolutions Barstow Bowl
Barstow, California Desert. 100 km southeast of Ridgecrest
Ranked #8 in Barstow, CA
Skyline Drive-in
Barstow, California Desert. 100 km southeast of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Cinemas
Ranked #2 in Barstow, CA
Mollie's Pub
Barstow, California Desert. 100 km southeast of Ridgecrest
Tanger Outlets
Barstow, California Desert. 100 km southeast of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Factory Outlets
Ranked #5 in Barstow, CA
Souza Family Vineyard
Tehachapi, California. 102 km southwest of Ridgecrest
Ranked #4 in Tehachapi, CA
Barstow Station
Barstow, California Desert. 102 km southeast of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Shopping centres
Ranked #6 in Barstow, CA
Indian Point Ostrich Ranch
Tehachapi, California. 103 km southwest of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Zoos
Ranked #6 in Tehachapi, CA
Windswept Ranch
Rosamond, California Desert. 103 km southwest of Ridgecrest
Skidoo Mill
Death Valley National Park, California. 103 km northeast of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Ghost Towns
Ranked #32 in Death Valley National Park, CA
Saddleback Butte State Park
Lancaster, California. 105 km south of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: State Parks
Ranked #18 in Lancaster, CA
Panamint Mountains
Death Valley National Park, California. 107 km northeast of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Mountains
Ranked #15 in Death Valley National Park, CA
Ballarat Ghost Town
Death Valley National Park, California. 107 km northeast of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Ghost Towns
Ranked #37 in Death Valley National Park, CA
WING AND A PRAYER
Lancaster, California. 107 km south of Ridgecrest
Daylight Pass
Death Valley Junction, Death Valley National Park. 108 km north of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Trails
Ranked #11 in Death Valley Junction, CA
Red Pass
Death Valley Junction, Death Valley National Park. 108 km north of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Trails
Activities: Hiking
Ranked #15 in Death Valley Junction, CA
Lippincott Mine Road
Death Valley Junction, Death Valley National Park. 108 km north of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Off road/All Terrain Vehicle Trails
Activities: Four-wheeling
Ranked #14 in Death Valley Junction, CA
The Trap Bar
Lancaster, California. 108 km south of Ridgecrest
Civic Musical Road
Lancaster, California. 110 km southwest of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Ranked #9 in Lancaster, CA
Milestones of Flight Air Museum
Lancaster, California. 110 km southwest of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Museums
Ranked #19 in Lancaster, CA
Longhorn Lounge
Lancaster, California. 110 km south of Ridgecrest
Antelope Valley Indian Museum
Lancaster, California. 110 km south of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Museums
Ranked #10 in Lancaster, CA
Devil's Golf Course
Death Valley National Park, California. 110 km northeast of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Geologic Formations
Ranked #17 in Death Valley National Park, CA
Apollo Community Regional Park
Lancaster, California. 110 km southwest of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Parks
Ranked #6 in Lancaster, CA
Calico Ghost Town
Yermo, California Desert. 110 km southeast of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Ghost Towns
Activities: Shopping, Dining, Camping/caravanning
Ranked #1 in Yermo, CA
Antelope Valley Fairgrounds
Lancaster, California. 110 km southwest of Ridgecrest
Ranked #13 in Lancaster, CA
Ernst Quarries
Bakersfield, California. 110 km west of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Game/ Entertainment Centres
Ranked #22 in Bakersfield, CA
The Western Hotel Museum
Lancaster, California. 112 km southwest of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Museums
Ranked #23 in Lancaster, CA
Museum of Art & History (MOAH)
Lancaster, California. 112 km southwest of Ridgecrest
Attraction type: Museums
Ranked #11 in Lancaster, CA
The Underground Bowling Lounge
Lancaster, California. 112 km southwest of Ridgecrest