Miracle Hot Springs, California facts for kids

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Miracle Hot Springs
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State California
County Kern County
Elevation 2,382 ft (726 m)

Miracle Hot Springs (formerly, Hobo Hot Springs, Clear Creek Hot Springs, Air Compressor Springs, and Compressor Hot Springs) is an unincorporated community in the Kern River Valley, in Kern County, California. It is located on the Kern River 14 miles (23 km) southeast of Glennville, at an elevation of 2382 feet (726 m).

The Hobo Hot Springs post office opened in 1932, and changed its name to Miracle Hot Springs in 1947. The name Hobo was based on the rancher's name for the workmen who lived there, who were accused of stealing sheep and cattle.

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