• Mohahve Historical Society Field Trip

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    Name: Mohahve Historical Society Field Trip
    Date: September 24, 2020
    Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM PDT
    Event Description:
    The general membership meetings, usually held the fourth Thursday of the month at Redeemer Church at 7:00, will be replaced by local outdoor field trips. For those interested, the first one will be Sept. 24 at 6:00 at Waldo Stakes' newly opened "Dare Devils N Speed" outdoor museum in rural Apple Valley. The location is "El Ranchito Rakete" 26215 Desert View. RSVP at (760) 985-1918 so we have an idea of how many people to accommodate. This is the location where Mad Mike constructed his rockets.The tour involves Air Speed, Water Speed, and Land Speed displays and vehicles, as well as a tribute to Poncho Barnes. Waldo Stakes is a former curator of the Vernon P. Saxon Aerospace Museum in Boron, beside the Twenty Mule Team Museum, the location known as "Where the Wild West Meets the Cosmos."

    The second outdoor fieldtrip will be the evening of Thurs. Oct. 22 to Chimney Rock and the Lucerne Open Air Museum. Keep your eye out for further info on this trip.  

     
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    Location:
    "El Ranchito Rakete" 26215 Desert View

    Directions: Highway 18 to Milpas, right turn (south) 1 3/4 miles to Desert View, turn left (east) 1/4/ mile to the location on the right side. Go through the entry gates and you will be directed to parking. Note: Milpas is east of Apple Valley, about halfway between Dead Man's Point and Lucerne Valley
    Date/Time Information:
    September 24 2020 at 6:00pm
    Contact Information:
    (760) 985-1918
    Fees/Admission:
    There is no charge for current MHS members; however, a donation to the host would be appreciated. For non-members, there is a $2 charge for one-day insurance.
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