Top of Grapevine Pass, Where Don Pedro Fages Passed in 1772
California State Historic Landmark 283
#283 Don Pedro Fages
In 1772, Don Pedro Fages, leaving the first written record of explorations in
the southern San Joaquin Valley, passed this site, traveling from San Diego to San Luis Obispo
via Cajon Pass, Mojave Desert, Hughes Lake, Antelope Valley, Tejon Pass, Canada de Las
Uvas (Grapevine Canyon), and Buena Vista Lake.
Nothing remains of this site.
On Lebec Rd, 0.6 mi S of Lebec.
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