Ridgecrest Field Office

Situated at the edge of the Mojave Desert and the toe of the Sierra Nevada Mountains, Ridgecrest is a great place to be if you love the outdoors.


Ridgecrest Field Office Interactive Map
Field Office Boundaries are marked in blue and different data layers are available in the top right ‘Layer List’. Some characteristics will become visible as the map is zoomed in.



Tom Bickauskas

Field Manager
(760) 384-5430

Dana Stephenson

Assistant Field Manager
(760) 384-5429

Latest News

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BLM welcomes comment for proposed mineral exploration in Washoe County, Nev. California, Northern California DO  | 
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Mailing Address:
300 S. Richmond Rd.
Ridgecrest, CA 93555
Phone: 760-384-5400
Fax: 760-384-5499
Public Room: 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Monday - Friday

TTY/Relay System

If you are deaf, hard of hearing, or have a speech disability, please dial 7-1-1 to access telecommunications relay services.


Jawbone Canyon Visitors Center

Hours: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm M - F; 9:00 am - 2:00 pm Saturday; 10:00 am - 2:00 pm Sunday.

Phone: (760) 373 - 1146


CANCELLED: Wild Horse and Burro Corrals, "Fourth Friday," Adoption Event for September 22nd, 2023

Due to staffing shortages, the, "Fourth Friday," Adoption Event has been cancelled this month. Please check back in October for details about the next Adoption event at (760) 384-5765.


Read about the updated Community Involvement Plan, which now includes Red Mountain Wash, and also, the Explanation of Significant Differences for OU2 in Randsburg.

Visit Eplanning for more information: EplanningUi (blm.gov)