Walker Basin, California

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"Walker Basin" redirects here. For the central Lahontan drainage basin associated with Walker Lake, see Walker River Basin.
Walker Basin
Unincorporated community
South view of Caliente Bodfish/Walser roads intersection.
South view of Caliente Bodfish/Walser roads intersection.
Walker Basin is located in California
Walker Basin
Walker Basin
Location in California
Coordinates: 35°24′35″N 118°31′17″W / 35.40972°N 118.52139°W / 35.40972; -118.52139Coordinates: 35°24′35″N 118°31′17″W / 35.40972°N 118.52139°W / 35.40972; -118.52139[1]
Country United States
State California
County Kern County
Elevation 3,350 ft (1,020 m)
ZIP code 93518-1701
Area code(s) 661

Walker Basin, California, is an isolated community between Havilah and Fig Orchard near Sequoia National Forest, Breckenridge Mountain, Centennial Ridge (south), and Piute Mountain (east).

Walker Basin was named for Joseph Reddeford Walker, a pioneer.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Walker Basin
  2. ^ Hillinger, Charles (Apr 10, 1971). "85-year-old cowboy is a western wonder". The Tuscaloosa News. pp. A13. Retrieved 25 May 2015. 
  • "Breckenridge Mountain, California 7.5-minute Quadrangle," U.S. Geological Survey, 1994.
  • U.S. Census Bureau