Through the Mojave Desert – Kern County
Here, US 6 reaches the town of Rosamond and is the first town on US 6 in Kern County. Rosamond Blvd., the cross street in the photo, is also one of the main roads into Edwards Air Force Base (formerly Muroc). The freeway bypassed this town in 1968.
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