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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
National Park
“Besides visiting Yosemite, this is a great place to visit to see these great majestic trees. ”
  • 76 locals recommend
Bar
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“Delicious comfort food and locally brewed bear. A favorite spot for our family and many locals and guests.”
  • 23 locals recommend
Park
“This is where the big Sequoias are. Beautiful easy trail hike through the ancient and enormous trees. ”
  • 27 locals recommend
Lodging
“beautiful views of the rushing river while you enjoy your meal , great food too”
  • 22 locals recommend
Sandwich Place
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“The best sandwich I have ever had. If you are heading to Three Rivers to visit Sequoia National Park, this is a definite must-stop for high quality, fresh food. ”
  • 20 locals recommend
Bar
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“Burgers and such. Dine outside next to the Kaweah River. On weekends, this place is a rollicking roadhouse with live music (or karaoke every other Friday), drinking, and dancing.”
  • 21 locals recommend
Bar
“Enjoy Breakfast overlooking the Kern River. Watch the rafters on the river from the deck. ”
  • 22 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Stock up on supplies, ice, produce, picnic supplies, wine and beer, fresh baked goods, fresh-squeezed orange juice, and more. Vegan cheeses and other plant-based options.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Music Venue
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“Local Country music hall of fame. Its known for its Sunday brunches, nightly line dancing and live music.”
  • 19 locals recommend
Food Truck
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“We just discovered this restaurant. Delicious spot, especially one your way back from a hike.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Dessert Shop
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“Homemade candy, homemade ice cream, a must-stop going to or from Sequoia National Park.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Largest mall in Bakersfield and as good as southern California shopping malls.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Museum
“This nice, newer museum is right in downtown Kernville and has a lot of information about the local area’s rich Western history. From gold mining days to moviemaking. Free admission and hosted by very knowledgeable local volunteers, they know it all! ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The Padre was built in 1928 but recently restored. Enjoy dinner or a drink and walk around our downtown area. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Night Club
“Good food, large selection of wine, live music, creative menu and all around good vibes”
  • 14 locals recommend
History Museum
“Many events held at this museum. You will be able to view plenty of historical pieces here.”
  • 10 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Bar
“Delicious comfort food and locally brewed bear. A favorite spot for our family and many locals and guests.”
  • 23 locals recommend
Lodging
“beautiful views of the rushing river while you enjoy your meal , great food too”
  • 22 locals recommend
Sandwich Place
“The best sandwich I have ever had. If you are heading to Three Rivers to visit Sequoia National Park, this is a definite must-stop for high quality, fresh food. ”
  • 20 locals recommend
Bar
“Burgers and such. Dine outside next to the Kaweah River. On weekends, this place is a rollicking roadhouse with live music (or karaoke every other Friday), drinking, and dancing.”
  • 21 locals recommend
Bar
“Enjoy Breakfast overlooking the Kern River. Watch the rafters on the river from the deck. ”
  • 22 locals recommend
Music Venue
“Local Country music hall of fame. Its known for its Sunday brunches, nightly line dancing and live music.”
  • 19 locals recommend
Food Truck
“We just discovered this restaurant. Delicious spot, especially one your way back from a hike.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The Padre was built in 1928 but recently restored. Enjoy dinner or a drink and walk around our downtown area. ”
  • 15 locals recommend

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