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World's Tallest Thermometer

72155 Baker Blvd., Baker, CA
+1 760-733-4747
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I saw this roadside stop on Pinterest when I was looking for things to see on my drive from LA to... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2017
Rachael M
Fun Roadside Stop

The thermometer makes for a fun, quick stop to take a few pictures. The thermometer is very tall... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2017
Salt Lake City
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good25%
  • Average30%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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72155 Baker Blvd., Baker, CA
+1 760-733-4747

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Reviewed 31 July 2017

I saw this roadside stop on Pinterest when I was looking for things to see on my drive from LA to Las Vegas. I am so glad I stopped! I went inside the gift shop and was immediately greeted and was in there at least...More

Thank Rachael M
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

The thermometer makes for a fun, quick stop to take a few pictures. The thermometer is very tall and works! There is a gift shop but it isn't great. The gift shop should consider stocking more items around a hot theme. Hot candies, hot pads,...More

Thank NGreen8
Reviewed 28 July 2017

What a great idea. You've gotta love people who have a vision and make it happen. This is a perfect example of what the USA is all about. This Thermometer isn't something serious, you just have to enjoy seeing it. I'm glad we drove off...More

Thank TravelingFreeWoman
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped to see the World's Tallest Thermometer in Baker in our way to Vegas. If you are driving through it is great place to stop and take a break. They have the cleanest bathrooms in town and their gift shop has cold drinks and...More

Thank Adrienne R
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

We were looking for some place, any place to meet my ex to do our routine custody exchange with the kids. Someplace easy to spot. Someplace close to halfway. Someplace with bathrooms that didn't have two inches of grime on the floor. I suggested the...More

Thank GraceKelly77
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

What a cool sightseeing stop. And the history of the place is amazing. I'd highly recommend making a pit stop on your way to Baker and the bathrooms are super clean!

Thank Daniel N
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

This is a drive by while on your way to something else in Baker. Don't make a special stop off. It's reportedly not working. Our car moving registered 90 and the thermometer said 99, so not sure.More

Thank Lorib1062
LHarguess, Owner at World's Tallest Thermometer, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2017

Hello I'm so sorry you were not impressed with the World's Tallest Thermometer! I assure you it is working properly. If you compare it to other thermometer readings in town they almost alway match, cars are not always accurate. We have taken great pride in...More

Reviewed 14 July 2017

on our way to Anaheim we drove through Baker, not knowing there was an actual large thermometer there.. I mean the tallest, and actually quite neat to see. Worth a stop if you have time.

Thank Claudia T
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

They have a gift shop but we didn't stop in. It is a actual thermometer and you can see it from I-15. We had left LasVegas and driving to LA. You can see it pretty well from the interstate but it looks like it's in...More

Thank Paula R
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Well, it's a thermometer. A tall one. It's not a sight you will drive for but when it's on your route, it's worth checking out. A 5 minutes stop is enough to check the temperature and take a picture with it. The Mad Greek and...More

Thank JiiBird
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