Sand Canyon, California

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This article is about town in California. For ancient pueblo in Colorado, see Sand Canyon Pueblo.
Sand Canyon
Unincorporated community
Sand Canyon is located in California
Sand Canyon
Sand Canyon
Location in California
Coordinates: 35°18′27″N 118°25′43″W / 35.30750°N 118.42861°W / 35.30750; -118.42861Coordinates: 35°18′27″N 118°25′43″W / 35.30750°N 118.42861°W / 35.30750; -118.42861
Country United States
State California
County Kern County
Elevation[1] 2,710 ft (826 m)

Sand Canyon is an unincorporated community in Kern County, California.[1] It is located on Caliente Creek 0.5 miles (0.8 km) northeast of Loraine,[2] at an elevation of 2710 feet (826 m).[1]


  1. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Sand Canyon, California
  2. ^ Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Clovis, Calif.: Word Dancer Press. p. 1101. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.