Welcome to the CTTC Ridgecrest Tortoise Club page!

Jaime the Desert Tortoise

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Next Meeting: We will not formally meet again until September. Enjoy your summer!

Thank you for visiting the Ridgecrest chapter of the California Turtle and Tortoise Club, a place where chelonian lovers from all over the high desert can find out more about these wonderful pets. All new and prospective members are welcome!

What: California Turtle and Tortoise Club, Ridgecrest Chapter
When: Second Monday of every month, September through June with informal events in summer. Time: 7:00 pm
Where: Maturango Museum at 100 East Las Flores Ave. 

If you would like to adopt or find a home for a tortoise but do not live in the Ridgecrest area, please visit the Adoption page for information on clubs near you.

Ridgecrest Chapter of the CTTC logo on T-shirt
Contact us if you’d like a shirt with the Ridgecrest Chapter logo! Limited sizes
Tortoise Enclosure at the Maturango Museum completed in February 2016
Tortoise Enclosure construction at Maturango Museum completed February 2016

***Watch for our Informational Kiosks. They will be completed & installed in the near future!***