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Address: 37198 Lanfair Rd, Essex, CA 92332-9786

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Off the beaten path!

This was a great find. I did not know what to expect so I was a bit leery. It proved to be quite an educational stop. I happened to hit the Schoolhouse Museum which is only open... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 19 January 2015
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Provincetown, Massachusetts
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Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ive always Loved going through Goff's and especially the historic GOFF'S GENERAL STORE. As a child in the 1960's and early 1970's I loved traveling from Los Angels to Bullhead City AZ to see my grandparents often by way of Route 66 (Goff's Road). I would beg my parents to stop, but seldom did they. The times we did stop... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

We stopped at Goffs while driving Route 66 from Highway 95 to Victorville, CA. We took this route because traffic on Interstate 15 was a mess (I knew it would take longer, but would rather cruise along at 70 mph than crawl at 25 mph). We pulled up to the old school house (now a museum) but the gate was... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2015

This was a great find. I did not know what to expect so I was a bit leery. It proved to be quite an educational stop. I happened to hit the Schoolhouse Museum which is only open Saturday through Monday. Housed in the museum are numerous artifacts detailing Goffs in its heyday. The school itself was utilized from 1914 until... More 

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