Saltdale is an unincorporated community in Kern County, California. It is located near Koehn Lake 21 miles (34 km) south-southwest of Ridgecrest near Garlock, California.
It is at an elevation of 1,923 feet (586 m).
The town was founded in 1914 for salt harvesting from Koehn Dry Lake.
A post office operated at Saltdale from 1916 to 1950.
- Category: Mining communities in California
- ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Saltdale, California
- ^ a b c Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Clovis, Calif.: Word Dancer Press. p. 1100. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.