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Wind Wolves Preserve, Bakersfield, California

 
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lindamura's pictureby lindamura Outdoors Activities travel tip
added on the 8th of February, 2011
Nothing could be compared to the experience you gain through a visit to the Wind Wolves Preserve in the wildflower season. You have to call ahead to check their tour dates and book in advance. It is absolutely worth it!

You can only imagine a vast land full of purple flowers if you've seen it. It was a spectacular view, something I will never forget. We were lucky and we even saw an elk with its family, though they were too far to take good pictures. You can also have a picnic on weekends, though with advanced notice. I am glad we went to see the Preserve, it was something memorable.

Address:
16019 Maricopa Hwy, Bakersfield, CA 93311, USA

Opening Hours:
Weekends: 8am-5pm

How to get there:
From Interstate 5 to Highway 166.

Phone number:
661.858.1115.

On the web:
http://www.wildlandsconservancy.org/preserve_windwolves.html

 
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