Name: Top of Grapevine Pass, Where Don Pedro Fages Passed in 1772
Site Number: #283
Date Visited: 07/19/2015
Other Designation: None
Plaque Status: Private Plaque
Location: 1564 Lebec Rd,, Lebec, CA 93243
Description: In 1772, Don Pedro Fages passed this site, traveling from San Diego to San Luis Obispo via Cajón Pass, Mojave Desert, Hughes Lake, Antelope Valley, Tejón Pass, Cañada de los Uvas (Grapevine Canyon), and Buena Vista Lake. He left the first written record of exploration in the south San Joaquin Valley.