Maps of the GWW Site
Pre-Registration and Land Allocation
is now Closed.
Bonus Land for Early Pre-Registration
Early Pre-Registration is defined as payment received through the mail postmarked between April 1 and May 31, 2016. Paid registrations received or postmarked on or before May 31 will receive an additional 100-sq-ft bonus portion of land allocation. Adults will be allocated 350 square feet total and Youths (between the ages of 11-17) will be allocated 225 square feet total.
Payments received or postmarked between June 1 and August 31 will receive the standard allocations–250 square feet for adults and 125 square feet for Youths (11-17).
Finding the Site
Great Western War is held at Buena Vista Aquatic Recreational Area, 13601 Ironbark Rd, Taft, CA 93268
Directions: (Approx 25 miles southwest of Bakersfield) From I-5 travel west on Taft Highway 119 (exit 244). [Go past the signs for “Buena Vista Recreational Area” — Those signs will take you to the park “front” entrance, and you will have to back track and continue west on Hwy 119 to Golf Course Rd.] Turn left (east) on Golf Course Rd (5.1 miles). Turn left (east) on Ironbark Rd/Buena Vista Park. Proceed to the gate for check in. The GWW entrance will be located at the park’s “back” entrance, not the main entrance off Highway 43.
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