1 Carrizo Plains area: from Rte. 33 at Coalinga, take
Rte. 198 west for 11 miles, then turn south along ridge toward Parkfield.
2 Cholame Flats area: farm roads around junction of Rtes, 466 and 41 at
3 Cuyama Peak-Sespe canyon area: from Rte. 399, between Ojai and the Santa
Barbara county line. A good way station is Nordhoff Peak (4,477 ft.); entrance
road six miles north of Ojai on Rte. 399.
4 Sespe Wildlife Area: from Squaw Flat Road (only road in the area that is
graded and open to the public all year, even in fire season). Drive north
approx. 14 miles from Fillmore, beyond Squaw Flat to Bucksnort Lookout, a large
parking area on the left; or to Cow Springs (at the end of the road).
5 Piru canyon around Whitaker Peak (4,147 ft.), from Rte. 99, between Castaic
6 Wheeler Ridge area: from junction of Rtes. 99 and 166, and east of 99 toward
7 Sequoia National Forest: Breckenridge Mt. (7,579 ft.), accessible
June-November. (Eleven immature condors in one flock sighted here last month by