Bakersfield Recreation Sites

Trails in Bakersfield Rec. Sites

Pacific Crest Trail

The Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail is a continuous 2,600 mile hiking trail from the Mexican border to the Canadian border. Bureau of Land Management Bakersfield Field Office 3801 Pegasus Drive Bakersfield, CA 93308 Phone: (661) 391-6000 Office hours: 7:30 am - 4:15 pm Monday - Friday, closed holidays The Owens Peak Segment begins at Walker ...

Painted Rock trail

Painted Rock trail is approximately 2/3 mile of gently sloping trail. Parking and facilities are available at the trail head which leads to the sacred site of Chumash rock art. Please note that special restrictions may apply as to the accessibility of this ...

Soda Lake trail

The Soda Lake trail is a short level trail approximately 1/4 mile long that begins at Soda Lake Road, across from Overlook Hill, and takes visitors to the edge of Soda Lake. Soda Lake is dry much of the year but during the wet season, you may see wildflowers, ...

Wallace Creek trail

The Wallace Creek trail, on Elkhorn Road, takes visitors up a slight incline for approximately 2/10 mile to view the famous offset creek bed along the San Andreas Fault. Information and parking are available at the site but there are no facilities. Check back for more information on this ...