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Aug 30, 2009 - Sierra Vista National Scenic Byway

Have you every wondered where the exact center of California is? We found out today. :-) We drove part of the Sierra Vista National Scenic Byway. We only went half way and it still took us over five hours. The road is a total of 100 miles going through some of the most majestic scenery found in California's Sierra Nevada range. Our first stop was the Redinger Overlook where we viewed the rugged San Joaquin River Gorge, carved by the San Joaquin River. A complex series of dams, penstocks, tunnels, flumes and powerhouses provides electricity...

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