Historical Tour of old US 99
Golden State Avenue – Garces Circle: Business SR-99 – Bakersfield
At Garces Circle, the old and new alignments of US 99 crossed each other. The pre-1934 alignment followed Chester Avenue through here. Just south of this location, US 99 met State 178, the road to Kern Canyon and Walker Pass.
Go North on US 99 / West on US 466 to Delano / Paso Robles
Go South on US 99 / East on US 466 to Los Angeles / Barstow
Return to the US 99 Introduction