Back to photos of California Helendale, CA – 2014 : Elmer Long has built the Bottle Tree Ranch after inheriting his father’s sizable bottle collection.
Needles, CA – 2014 : The “Welcome to Needles” covered wagon was formerly used as a sign for the El Rancho Hotel. Los Angeles, CA – 2014 : The 22-foot tall fiberglass statue Chicken Boy is a landmark statue in the Highland Park area. Santa Monica, CA – 2014 : A sign at the Santa Monica Pier marks the symbolic end of the legendary American highway. Amboy, CA – 2014 : Roy’s has become an icon for a lonely desert gas stop due to the multiple appearances in movies. Pasadena, CA – 2004 : The Colorado Street Bridge over the Arroyo Seco is sometimes referred to as the Suicide Bridge. Newberry Springs, CA – 2014 : The film Bagdad Café was shot at what was then the Sidewinder Cafe, now called the Bagdad Café. San Bernardino, CA – 2014 : The iconic Wigwam Motel in San Bernardino is one of only three remaining wigwam villages. Los Angeles, CA – 2014 : The Figueroa Street Tunnels are a set of four tunnels that once carried Route 66 traffic.