Ridgecrest is a city in Kern County, California, United States, along U.S. Route 395 in the Indian Wells Valley in northeastern Kern County, adjacent to the Naval Air Weapons Station China Lake (NAWS, or China Lake). It was incorporated as a city in 1963. The population was 27,616 at the 2010 census, up from 24,927 at the 2000 census. Ridgecrest is surrounded by four mountain ranges; the Sierra Nevada on the west, the Cosos on the north, the Argus Range on the east, and the El Paso Mountains on the south. It is approximately 82 miles (132 km) from the Lancaster/Palmdale area, 110 miles (177 km) from Bakersfield, and 120 miles (193 km) from San Bernardino, the three nearest major urban centers. Private air travel in and out of the city is provided through the Inyokern Airport. There are currently no scheduled commercial flights in or out of Ridgecrest. >>>> https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ridgecrest,_California

Type: Regional Film Office

Douglas Lueck
Film Commissioner, Ridgecrest Regional Film Commission
643 N. China Lake Blvd., Suite C, Ridgecrest, CA 93555
800.847.4830 phone 1
760.375.8202 phone 2
760.371.5742 mobile

Elizabeth Nalagan
Assistant Film Commissioner, Ridgecrest Regional Film Commission
800.847.4830 phone 1
760.375.8202 phone 2
760.793.5814 mobile
760.375.9850 fax


Ridgecrest Regional Film Commission is a member of FLICS (Film Liaisons in California, Statewide) a non-profit organization dedicated to providing the best professional level of service to the production community. The California Film Commission (CFC) coordinates with the over 60 Regional Film Offices to help promote and facilitate filming throughout California. Regional Film Office Partners support productions that wish to film in a local region. They operate as part of their jurisdiction's chamber of commerce, county, city, or convention and visitors bureau. Regional Film Office Partners have a knowledge of production and will coordinate film location activities when a production company wishes to film in their area. We recommend that your first call should be to the local Regional Film Office Partner. It could save you a lot of time, money, and energy. >>>> updated 7.16.14 eg / 10.2.15 / 12.11.2015 lb / 12.22.2016 lb / 4.26.2018 / 10.22.2018 / 10.29.2019 / 11.1.2019 / 12.4.2019 / 4.16.2020 lm

85 Locations

Location ID Address
9 Mile Canyon Road 4273 9 Mile Canyon Road, Ridgecrest, CA
Aerospace Highway / State Route 14 @ Red Rock... 1538 SR14 Red Rock, Cantil, CA
Balsam St. Business District 4905 Balsam St, Ridgecrest, CA
BevLen Haus B & B 353 809 N Sanders St, Ridgecrest, CA
Bureau Of Land Management R 112 4864 Garlock Rd., R 112, Randsburg, CA
Burroughs High School Football Field 4903 500 E French Ave, Ridgecrest, CA
California State Route 178, East Of Ridgecrest 4865 State Route 178, Ridgecrest, CA
Cerro Coso Community College 893 3000 College Heights Blvd, Ridgecrest, CA
Charlie's Place - Ridgecrest BLM 4348 Red Mountain Rd, Ridgecrest, CA
College Heights Subdivision 4360 College Heights Blvd, Ridgecrest, CA
Cudahys Old Dutch Cleanser Mine 4361 Red Rock - Inyokern Road - East, Ridgecrest, CA
Cuddeback Dry Lake and Salt Flats - Ridgecrest BLM 4362 Hwy 395, Ridgecrest, CA
Desert Empire Fairgrounds 4425 520 Richmond Road, Ridgecrest, CA
Desert Motel 4895 339 Church Street, Ridgecrest, CA
Dove Springs B L M 4507 CA State Route 14, Ridgecrest, CA
Dun' Movin 4906 US Route 395, Ridgecrest, CA
Edwards Air Force Base - AFB / DOD 4294 China Lake, CA
Fiddlers Gulch 4893 Red Rock - Randsburg Road, Randsburg, CA
Fr. Crowley Lookout B L M 4508 US Route 190, Ridgecrest, CA
Fremont Dry Lake Bed B L M 4509 US Route 395-S. of Red Mtn, Ridgecrest, CA
Garlock Road 4853 395 W Ridgecrest Blvd, Ridgecrest, CA
Gateway Subdivision 4868 S Gateway Ave, Ridgecrest, CA
Golar Gulch 4802 Garlock Rd., Garlock, CA
Golar Road 4866 Golar Road, Randsburg, CA
Hampton Inn & Suites Ridgecrest 10025099 104 East Sydnor Avenue, Ridgecrest, CA
Heritage Village 4869 Heritage Drive, Ridgecrest, CA
Highway 190 4272 US Rte 190 Olancha to Death Valley National Park, Death Valley, CA
Horse And Burro Facility B L M 4276 Randsburge Wash Road, Ridgecrest, CA
I M I Raceway 4890 US Route 395, Pearsonville, CA
IMC Chemical aka Searles Valley Minerals Dry ... 4891 13200 Main Street, Trona, CA
Inyokern Airport 4296 1669 Airport Rd., Inyokern, CA
Inyokern Airport Bunkers 4822 1669 Airport Rd., Inyokern, CA
Inyokern Road @ Sunset Ave 4856 South of CA State Rte 178, Inyokern, CA
Iron Canyon 4888 Redrock Randsburg Rd., Cantil, CA
Jawbone Canyon 3106 Jawbone Canyon Road, Ridgecrest, CA
Jawbone Canyon, Dove Springs 1085 Near Red Rock Canyon State Park, Ridgecrest, CA
Johannesburg 4886 US Route 395, Johannesburg, CA
Kinstle Property B L M 4884 U.S. Route 395, Ridgecrest, CA
KLOA Radio Station 10044819 731 North Balsam, Ridgecrest, CA
Koehn Dry Lake Bed B L M 1069 Munsey Road, Cantil, CA
Mayfair Motel 4883 1352 2nd Street, Inyokern, CA
Mesquite Tunnel 4882 Randsburg Road, Ridgecrest, CA
Mojave Air and Space Port 2435 1434 Flight Line, Mojave, CA
Mojave Tropico Gas & Diner 7418 Mojave Tropico Road, Rosamond, CA
Naval Air Weapons Station - China Lake - DOD 4878 China Lake, CA
Naval Air Weapons Station - Domes @ China Lak... 4894 China Lake, CA
Old Owl Gas Station 4876 700 Highway 395, Red Mountain, CA
Olema Road 4863 Olema Road, Ridgecrest, CA
Onyx Ranch - Agricultural Area - OHMVR / SVRA 5904 530 Doyle Ranch Road, Onyx, CA
Onyx Ranch - Commercial Area - OHMVR / SVRA 10024136 530 Doyle Ranch Road, Onyx, CA
Onyx Ranch - Natural Area - OHMVR / SVRA 10024157 530 Doyle Ranch Road, Onyx, CA
Panamint Dry Lake - BLM 1071 Highway 190, Panamint Springs, CA
Pearsonville 4875 US Route 395, Pearsonville, CA
Pinnacle Inn Motel (aka Desert Rose) 4426 84368 Trona Road, Trona, CA
Randsburg 3205 Randsburg, CA
Randsburg Wash Road / Trona - Red Mountain Ro... 4857 Randsburg Wash Road, Ridgecrest, CA
Red Mountain 4870 US Route 395, Red Mountain, CA
Red Rock Canyon State Park (SP) 1146 Highway 14, Cantil, CA
Red Rock Randsburg Road 4855 East of CA State Rte 14, SE Corner of Red Rock Canyon State Park, Cantil, CA
Ridgerunner Diner 4867 329 East Ridgecrest Blvd., Ridgecrest, CA
Robber's Roost / Bandit Rock 4851 CA-178, Inyokern, CA
Rocky Top Ranch 4892 South College Heights Blvd., Ridgecrest, CA
Root Cellar 4850 1842 South China Lake Blvd., Ridgecrest, CA
Rte. 395 Access Road 4858 Rte 395, Pearsonville, CA
Searles Station Road 4823 East of US Route 395, South of Ridgecrest, Ridgecrest, CA
Searles Station Water Tower 4849 Searles Station Rd, Ridgecrest, CA
Shacks 4848 South China Lake Blvd., Ridgecrest, CA
Sherman Pass @ Chimney Peak 4349 Sherman Pass, Three Rivers, CA
Sherman Peak Rd. 4854 Kennedy Meadows, Inyokern, CA
Skyotee Ranch 10103502 818 - 155 Street W, Rosamond, CA
South Brown Road 4862 South Brown Road, Ridgecrest, CA
SpringHill Suites by Marriott 10025091 113 East Sydnor Ave, Ridgecrest, CA
Stephens Mine 4846 East of Trona - Red Mountain Rd., Ridgecrest, CA
Sugarloaf Mountain 4887 Jawbone Canyon Road, Cantil, CA
Three Flags Inn 4847 1233 S. Brown Road, Inyokern, CA
Town of Inyokern 4889 Inyokern Road, Inyokern, CA
Trona - Red Mountain Rd. 4852 Red Mountain Road, Ridgecrest, CA
Trona / Searls Valley Cemetery aka Argus / Hi... 4824 13193 Main St., Trona, CA
Trona Airport 3266 Trona Airport Rd., Trona, CA
Trona Business District 4845 California State Route 178, Trona, CA
Trona Pinnacles - Ridgecrest District - Burea... 1090 Trona Pinnacles, Trona, CA
Trona Railway Company - Searles Valley Minerals 3267 13068 Main Street, Trona, CA
Trona Schools 4844 California State Route 178, Trona, CA
U.S. Borax 4283 14486 Borax Road, Boron, CA
Walker Pass - Ridgecrest Resource Area - Bur... 4261 CA-178, Inyokern, CA