Blackwell’s Corner was named after George Blackwell, who started a rest stop here in 1921. It quickly became a popular stopping point, providing travelers with fuel and food. Today, we’re a favorite pit stop for people passing through form all over the world.
We love our local produce and have ten-fifteen varieties of locally grown flavored nuts and over 200 gourmet items. We take pride in our friendly customer service and work hard to create a unique experience for any one visiting us!
James, his along with his racing mechanic Rolf Wütherich, was on his way to Salinas via Paso Robles for a race. Unfortunately, just 26 miles from Blackwells Corner, at the intersection of Highway 46 and 41, the legend met with a car crash, and passed away shortly after.