Get involved and take advantage of the benefits of membership. The benefits of becoming a member of the Adelanto Chamber of Commerce are evident when you attend a monthly luncheon. There are a variety of opportunities for businesses.
The Hesperia Chamber of Commerce is located in the heart of Hesperia. The Chamber Office has a variety of items available such as maps, phone books, and com/munity guides. Our friendly staff is glad to assist you in locating information about Hesperia.
The High Desert Hispanic Chamber of Commerce is proud to have been named #1 Hispanic Chamber for the entire state of California for 2008-2009 and also “Medium Chamber of the Year for Region IV” by the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce! What a distinguished honor, thanks to you, our members!
There’s no doubt about it … the benefits of becoming a member of the Victor Valley Chamber of Commerce are both direct and significant. There are a variety of opportunities for business, advertising, and networking, as well as for referral and committee participation.
Also known as the Barstow Harvey House, the new home of the Barstow Area Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Bureau! We’re proud to be here in the midst of this wonderful piece history of not only our town, but America’s railroad history.
Calico was developed in 1881 during the largest silver strike in California. Located at the side of towering King Mountain, the town was named for the variety of colors in the mountain that were “as purty as a gal’s calico skirt.” Calico boomed during 1881-1896; but the end came to the silver rush in 1896 and by 1904 Calico had become a ghost town.
The Auto Club Speedway of Southern California (formerly California Speedway) is a two-mile (3 km), low-banked, D-shaped oval superspeedway in Fontana, California, similar to its “sister track” Michigan International Speedway. The Auto Club Speedway is the only track owned by International Speedway Corporation to have naming rights sold.
The High Desert Mavericks Professional Baseball Club was born in 1991 when the Brett Brothers (Bobby, George, Ken, and John) moved the Riverside Red Wave north to the city of Adelanto in the middle of the Mojave Desert.
Mojave Narrows is a virtual oasis in the Mojave Desert. Fish, boat, camp, hike nature trails, and enjoy horseback riding on 840 acres along the ancient riverbed of the Mojave River. Home of the Huck Finn Jubilee.
The Route 66 “Mother Road” Museum was dedicated on July 4, 2000 in the historic Casa del Desierto, Harvey House, in Barstow, California. The Museum displays a collection of historic photographs and artifacts related to Route 66 and the Mojave Desert Communities.
Rainbow Basin Natural Area is located 8 miles north of Barstow, California, off Irwin Road (not Fort Irwin Road). The main access route is Fossil Bed Road. Rainbow Basin is designated as an Area of Critical Environmental Concern due to landscape features and paleontological resources in the area. Many visitors come to see exciting multi-colored rock formations and walk the scenic canyons. A variety of desert wildlife is found here, including the desert tortoise.
The High Desert Event Center is home to the annual San Bernardino County Fair and more than 150 other events each year. Included are consumer and trade shows, meetings, expositions, conventions, inter-track wagering, sporting events and agricultural events.
The San Manuel Amphitheater (formerly the Glen Helen Pavilion, Hyundai Pavilion, and the Blockbuster Pavilion), is a 65,000-seat amphitheater located in the hills of Glen Helen Regional Park in the Devore neighborhood of San Bernardino, California. It is the largest amphitheater in the United States. The orchestra, box, and loge sections seat a combined 10,902 people, while the lawn section seats 54,098.
The Western America Railroad Museum collects, preserves and shares the history of railroading in the Pacific Southwest for all who love railroads and railroading. W.A.R.M. provides educational forums with interpretive and historical displays that focuses on both Railroad History and the development of Railroad Technology.
The newest recreation amenity in the Town of Apple Valley is the Apple Valley Country Club. Celebrating 60 years in 2008, the Apple Valley Country Club has a long and celebrated history in the Town of Apple Valley.
Designed by William F. Bell, ASGCA, the par-72 Green Tree Golf Course in Victorville, CA opened in October 1963. There are not many golf courses like Green Tree GC around anymore. It’s a course that treats you like an old friend – one that hasn’t forgotten that golf is a game that should be played for fun.
The 18-hole “Hesperia” course at the Hesperia Golf & Country Club facility in Hesperia, California features 6,996 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 72 . The course rating is 73.5 and it has a slope rating of 131. Designed by William F. Bell, ASGCA, the Hesperia golf course opened in 1957.
Silver Lakes Association is nestled in the quiet oasis of the Mojave River Valley, located in Southern California. The community offers a 27-hole championship golf course, two shimmering lakes, sandy beaches, shady parks, an equestrian center, tennis courts, fine dining, fitness facilities and miles of scenic landscape.
Adelanto was founded in 1915 by E. H. Richardson, the inventor of what became the Hotpoint Electric Iron. He sold his patent and purchased land for $75,000. He had planned to develop one of the first master planned communities in Southern California.
The City of Barstow is located in the Inland Empire North region of San Bernardino County, midway between Los Angeles and Las Vegas. [Latitude/longitude at City Hall is 34 degrees, 53 minutes, 30 seconds latitude, 117 degrees, 1 minute, 0 seconds longitude.] Barstow is centrally located in the western Mojave at the entrance to the Mojave National Preserve and is home to the U.S. Army National Training Center at Ft. Irwin; Marine Corps Logistics Base, Barstow; NASA’s Goldstone Deep Space Network; Veterans Home of California, Barstow; and BNSF’s classification yard.
The Town of Apple Valley is located in the heart of the Victor Valley in the County of San Bernardino, at an elevation of 3,000 feet. Known as the “High Desert”, Apple Valley is strategically located 95 miles northeast of the Los Angeles metropolitan area, 140 miles north of San Diego, and 185 miles south of Las Vegas. The Town has 78 square miles in its incorporated boundaries, and a sphere of influence encompassing 200 square miles.
Hesperia is constantly changing, growing and maturing. Our City is recognized as a desirable place to live, work and play. Thus, our population continues to increase with citizens seeking affordable housing in a community that takes pride in its hometown hospitality.
San Bernardino County is a county in the U.S. state of California. As of the 2000 census, the population was 1,709,434. As of 2009, the population was estimated by the California Department of Finance to have grown to 2,060,950. San Bernardino County is the largest county in the continental United States by area (Alaska has four larger county equivalents), and is larger in area than each of the nine smallest states.
Lake Arrowhead is not only a popular recreational area for visitors, with nearby snow-skiing, horseback riding and hiking, it is also a beautiful year round Alpine residential community at 5000 feet elevation. Come up and enjoy the seasons, the fresh mountain air and beautiful vistas that are Lake Arrowhead.
Today Mountain High continues to be one of the top five resorts in the state and top 25 resorts in the country in terms of visits. With the possibility of a new base lodge the area now has the potential to climb even higher and continue its history of success.
“The Snow Summit Story” by Dick Kun is available at the Pfeiffer Sport Shop at Snow Summit. Read Dick’s firsthand experience up until the resort’s 50-year anniversary. It is a story of struggle, the loss of loved ones and the overall triumph of the business.