Ridgecrest is a city in , United States, along U.S. Route 395 in the in northeastern Kern County, adjacent to the Naval Air Weapons Station China Lake.

Notable Places in the Area

is located in Ridgecrest, California. Photo: Qfl247, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a located in Ridgecrest, California which is just east of the Southern Sierra Mountains in the .

The Naval Museum of Armament & Technology preserves and interprets the history of Naval Air Weapons Station China Lake and its heritage of advancing Naval aviation armament and technology. is situated 2½ miles northeast of Ridgecrest. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

is an unincorporated community in , .


35.6225° or 35° 37' 21" north
-117.6699° or 117° 40' 11.8" west
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2290 feet (698 metres)
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node 150966872
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: Ridgecrest, California
  • Arabic: ريدجكريست
  • Arabic: ريدجكريست، كيرن، كاليفورنيا
  • Basque: Ridgecrest (Kalifornia)
  • Basque: Ridgecrest
  • Bulgarian: Риджкрест
  • Catalan: Ridgecrest
  • Cebuano: Ridgecrest
  • Chechen: Риджкрест (Калифорни)
  • Chechen: Риджкрест
  • Chinese: Ridgecrest
  • Chinese: 里奇克莱斯特
  • Chinese: 里奇克萊斯特
  • Croatian: Ridgecrest
  • Czech: Ridgecrest
  • Danish: Ridgecrest
  • Dutch: Ridgecrest
  • Egyptian Arabic: ريدجكريست
  • English: Ridgecrest, California
  • French: Crumville
  • French: Ridgecrest
  • German: Ridgecrest
  • Haitian: Ridgecrest, Kalifòni
  • Haitian: Ridgecrest
  • Hebrew: רידג'קרסט
  • Italian: Ridgecrest
  • Japanese: リッジクレスト
  • Korean: 리지크레스트
  • Malagasy: Ridgecrest, Kalifornia
  • Malayalam: റിഡ്‍ജ്‍ക്രെസ്റ്റ്
  • Min Nan Chinese: Ridgecrest
  • Navajo: Tséndeelkʼidí
  • Nepali: रिजक्रेस्ट, क्यालिफोर्निया
  • Newari: रिजक्रेस्ट
  • Norwegian: Ridgecrest
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Ridgecrest
  • Persian: ریجی کرست
  • Persian: ریجی کرست، کالیفرنیا
  • Persian: ریج‌کرست، کالیفرنیا
  • Polish: Ridgecrest
  • Portuguese: Ridgecrest
  • Serbian: Ridgecrest
  • Serbian: Ridžkrest
  • Serbian: Риџкрест
  • Serbo-Croatian: Ridgecrest, California
  • Serbo-Croatian: Ridgecrest
  • Slovenian: Ridgecrest
  • South Azerbaijani: ریدجکرزت، کالیفورنیا
  • Spanish: Ridgecrest
  • Swedish: Ridgecrest, Kalifornien
  • Swedish: Ridgecrest
  • Tagalog: Ridgecrest, California
  • Tagalog: Ridgecrest
  • Tatar: Риджкрест (Калифорния)
  • Tatar: Риджкрест
  • Turkish: Ridgecrest, Kaliforniya
  • Turkish: Ridgecrest
  • Ukrainian: Риджкрест
  • Urdu: ریج کرسٹ، کیلیفورنیا
  • Uzbek: Ridgecrest
  • Uzbek: Ридгеcрест
  • Volapük: Ridgecrest
  • Waray (Philippines): Ridgecrest
  • Wu Chinese: 里奇克莱斯特 (加利福尼亚州)
  • Yue Chinese: 里奇克萊斯特 (加利福尼亞州)

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