Fort Tejon State Historical park, Lebec

#389 of 608 in Nature in California
Must see · State Park · Nature / Park
Fort Tejon is located in the Grapevine Canyon, the main route between California's great central valley and Southern California. The fort was established to protect and control the Indians who were living on the Sebastian Indian Reservation, and to protect both the Indians and white settlers from raids by the Paiutes, Chemeheui, Mojave, and other Indian groups of the desert regions to the south ea...
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  • Driving from Palm Springs to San Fran decided to stop for a break. A great informative previous military fort. The grounds were well kept and the scenery is beautiful. Very informative museum and...  more »
  • This is a beautiful spot to stop and explore while at the same time learning a little bit of California history.  more »
  • This is a wonderful place to stop and enjoy a picnic as you head north on Highway Five. The restoration is impressive. They charge a little to get into the park. There’s a very good parking and freeway access. Remember you’re in the country and do not go stomping around in the bushes. I’ve attached a photograph of the biggest Rattlesnake I have ever seen. It was slithering it’s way to the chaparral near the parking lot
  • This place is a place everyone should see. It was were they tried to use Camals for war efforts but it didn't fly. But there is so much more to this place you can feel History come to life when they do reenactments of the civil war. Also if you have a Camera or are a photographer this place is the place to get beautiful shots.

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