Tough Mudder Los Angeles – Tejon Ranch is coming up on August 7th and 8th. Need help planning your trip? Read our top 10 things to do while in the area.
Six Flags Magic Mountain
Six Flags Magic Mountain in Los Angeles, CA is known as the Thrill Capital of the World. Open every day, the 260-acre theme park features world-class roller coasters, more than anywhere else in the world. The park also features rides for all ages, exciting entertainment, games, and an expansive menu of food options for all tastes. Get your tickets here.
Outlets at Tejon
Enjoy shopping your favorite brands at the Outlets at Tejon. Set against the beautiful mountains of Tejon Ranch, the Outlets at Tejon is conveniently located off I-5 between Los Angeles and San Francisco. Have a perfect shopping trip and dining break, while enjoying savings of up to 65 percent over the discounted prices at many of the 60+ stores. Find more information here.
Pyramid Lake Recreation Area
Pyramid Lake spans 1,360 acres with depths of 700 feet and 21 miles of shoreline. It is a hub for a variety of recreational activities including camping, picnicking, hiking, boating, and swimming.
A fine dirt road leads to an old lookout on the summit, and numerous hiking options exist in and around the peak. Frazier Mountain is one of the peaks on the 2,000-foot prominence list as well as a popular Sierra Club HPS peak. The peak is a popular jump-off point (literally) for hang gliders.
Whitewater Rafting and Kayaking
There are several exciting whitewater river rafting trips in Bakersfield, CA, with trip options for both beginners and experienced rafters alike. Check out Eagle Rafting, Kern River Tours, or Mountain River Adventures to plan your trip.
Stars Theatre Restaurant
Since 1969, Bakersfield Music Theatre has been producing quality theatre and theatre education in Kern County. Check out Stars Theatre Restaurant, Stars Playhouse, and Stars School of Performing Arts for a great show and dining.
The CALM Zoo
California Living Museum is located on 14 park-like acres and features over 400 species of non-releasable animals and California native plants. Exhibits include: an open black bear exhibit, bird of prey exhibit with hawks, owls and eagles, a waterfowl pond and shorebird exhibit, an indoor reptile house, and a children’s petting zoo with domestic animals.
Kern County Museum
Founded in 1941, the Kern County Museum provides interpretive experiences through historical objects that tell significant stories about Kern County life. The museum provides a meaningful learning environment for visitors of all ages and showcases the unique importance of the region in shaping the history of California and the nation.
The Fox Theater is a historic performing arts center and live entertainment venue in Bakersfield, California. Its rich history includes performances by some of the biggest names in the entertainment industry, including B.B. King, Willie Nelson, George Thorogood, The Moody Blues, The Black Crowes and countless others. Find tickets here.
Buttonwillow Raceway Park
Buttonwillow Raceway Park is one of the premiere road racing and testing facilities in The United States. The track’s versatility has made it popular among club racers, track day clubs, motorcycle racers, professional race teams, car manufactures, tire companies, publishers and media outlets, commercial production companies, and go karters. Learn more here.