Lake Isabella / Kernville

Lake Isabella is located on the south shore of Isabella Lake. Camping, boating, and restaurants are available in Lake Isabella and nearby Kernville. Kernville is the entrance to the Kern River Canyon scenic area and is the site of several commercial rafting companies and campgrounds. Gas is available at both Lake Isabella and Kernville. Visit:

You can find this town in section K-2 with the Jawbone Canyon OHV Map.

Dedicated to Ed Waldheim

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Founder of the Friends of Jawbone (FOJ)

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