All About Castaic, CA

Castaic, California is a community in the Los Angeles County area that is unincorporated. Now, depending on when you moved to this area, you may have different ideas about how to pronounce it: either Castec, or Kashtiq. This is a throughway for most people: thousands will pass through as they go to or from Los Angeles. However, for the people who live here, it is simply known as home. The name originally comes from documents dating back to the 1800s when it was called “Castec” and was represented by the Native American work “Kashtiq” meaning “wet spot” or “eyes.”  Castaic began when the Southern Pacific set up a railroad passing through the area, naming it “Castaic Junction.”  Today, the area covers 7.3 square miles that include both the Val Verde and Chiquito Canyon areas. It includes the Castaic Lake,  a hydroelectric plant, and many boating communities. While most people see it as a pass-through town, those who live in Castaic love it here. Most people are in families, making the population quite spread out. Still, there is a very good school system that many people move to the area to take advantage of - and they just stay.

Driving Directions From Agua Dulce, CA To EDSI

In order to get EDSI, a surrogacy agency in Los Angeles, you will want to follow 1-5 S toward Los Angeles. You will drive on the highway for about 5.3 miles and then, using the right 3 lanes, take the CA-170 S exit toward Hollywood. Then, continue onto CA-170 S for 5.4 miles. You will then want to use the left lanes to turn slightly left to stay on CA-170 S (signs for US-101 S/Los Angeles).    Next, merge onto US-101 S and drive for 3.1 miles. Take exit 9C toward Highland Ave/Hollywood Bowl. You will then merge onto Cahuenga Blvd for 0.2 miles and then continue onto N Highland Ave for 0.6 miles and take a slight right onto Franklin Ave.   Use the left 2 lanes to turn left onto N La Brea Ave, and then turn right onto Hollywood Blvd and drive for 0.9 miles. Then, turn left onto N Fairfax Ave and drive for 0.5 miles.    Use the 2nd from the right lane to turn right onto Fountain Ave and drive for 0.9 miles. Then, use any lane to turn left onto La Cienega Blvd and drive for 1.9 miles. If you pass the Fatburger, you are going in the right direction.    Turn right onto Wilshire Blvd and the destination will be on the left.

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