An abandon old house captured before it falls down. Caliente California is in the Kern County back country & home to Rankin Ranch, a dude ranch with guest services, where you can ride horses & stay overnight at a real live working ranch. The above photo is not part of the guest ranch.
Rugged canyon with oak & pine forest
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South of Lake Isabella
off Hwy.58, via Caliente Bodfish Rd.
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Tucked well away in the Southern Sierra Nevada mountains is this small community surrounded mountain peaks. Oak woodlands & rolling hills, some pine mountains surrounding the valley. Very rural residential w/ ranches. Just a post office with rail road tracks in town, no other businesses.