Avenue 'S' Roadcut

Rock Layers Being Pushed And Folded By The San Andreas!

Map data: 2013 Google, 2013 DigitalGlobe

Location of Avenue S Roadcut

on Highway 14 in Lancaster, CA.

​34.5 latitude, -118.1 longitude

 

A Look Inside
A Hill

When the 14 Freeway was built, they cut through a hillside to put in the road.  What they found was evidence of the San Andreas Fault putting so much pressure on the rocks that they were actually bent!