Palmdale, California


Palmdale is a city north of Los Angeles, in California. The Joe Davies Heritage Airpark features military planes used by the U.S. Air Force the Palmdale Amphitheater hosts big-name musical acts. North of the city, trails wind through the Prime Desert Woodland Preserve, home to jackrabbits and rich birdlife.

        Places to visit:

  • Dry Town Water Park- Water Park named after Dry Town mining company has slides, a lazy river, wading pools & a cafe. 
  • George Lane Park- Compact, tree-lined space featuring play equipment, sports courts, picnic tables & a swimming pool.
  • Lancaster National Soccer Center- Athletic facility with 35 soccer fields (11 of which are lighted), plus 2 activity buildings. 
  • Bouquet Reservoir- Picturesque reservoir in forest surrounds features sweeping mountain views & area hiking trails. 
  • Lake Palmdale- This Lake is a part of the California State Water Project and is an artificial lake completed in 1924.
  • William J. McAdam Park- Public Park with tennis courts, ball fields, BBQs, a playground & an outdoor swimming pool.  

Places to stay:

  • Ramada Inn Palmdale- Casual hotel featuring free breakfast & Wi-Fi, plus an outdoor pool, a gym & a tennis court.
  • Holiday Inn Palmdale- A lodging offering free Wi-Fi & an outdoor pool, plus a casual bistro/bar.
  • Motel 6- Straightforward budget property with an outdoor pool & on-site dining, plus free morning coffee.
  • Hampton Inn & Suites- Straightforward hotel with free Wi-Fi & hot breakfast, plus an outdoor pool & an on-site store.
  • Hilton Garden Inn- Modern hotel with an American restaurant & a business center, plus free Wi-Fi & parking.
  • EZ8 Motel- Down-to-earth motel offering modest rooms & free Wi-Fi, plus an outdoor pool & a hot tub.