Near Tehachapi in Kern County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Oak Creek Pass
California Historical Landmark
Erected 1937 by Bakersfield Parlor No. 42 N.S.G.W., Bakersfield Parlor No. 239 N.D.G.W., Kern County Historical Society, Kern County Chamber of Commerce. (Marker Number 97.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West marker series.
Location. 35° 3.667′ N, 118° 23.32′ W. Marker is near Tehachapi, California, in Kern County. Marker is on Tehachapi-Willow Springs Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. This marker is located at the Willow Creek Pass summit. Marker is in this post office area: Tehachapi CA 93561, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Why Tehachapi Pass? / Pioneers of the Wind / Hike A Mile or Two - Thousand (approx. 1.9 miles away); Avelino Martinez (approx. 5.2 miles away); T-Hacha-P Brand Mural (approx. 5.8 miles away); First Methodist & Episcopal Church (approx. 5.8 miles away); August Weferling House (approx. 5.8 miles away); McFarland House & Late 1880s House (approx. 5.8 miles away but has been reported missing); The Tehachapi Museum (approx. 5.8 miles away); a different marker also named Tehachapi Museum (approx. 5.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tehachapi.
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