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Catalina Island of California
Catalina Island
Pebbly Beach Rd, Avalon, California, 90704 310-510-1520
Category: Attractions

Catalina Island: Beaches, Shopping and Outdoor Recreation

Just 22 miles off the mainland, Catalina Island is a postcard-perfect paradise where you can play, relax and make memories with the family. Explore the rugged back country, where buffalo roam freely. Savor delectable local cuisine at the many stylish restaurants. Listen to the gentle rhythm of the rolling ocean while lounging on pristine beaches. With hiking, water sports, shopping, zip lining, boating and historical sites, Catalina is like a world all its own.


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  • Kids Fishing Derby
  • Summer Beach Bingo
  • Annual Dinghy Parade in Two Harbors


  • Beaches
  • Hiking
  • History
  • Dining
  • Boating
  • Snorkeling
  • Museums
  • Shopping
  • Tours


  • How do I get to Catalina Island?

    Getting to Catalina is both easy and fun. Ferry service is available at four mainland ports in Long Beach, San Pedro, Dana Point and Newport Beach. The ride is about an hour by boat. If you’re in a rush, you can also take a 15-minute helicopter ride from John Wayne Airport/SNA, Burbank Airport, San Pedro or Long Beach. For directions to each terminal and charter information, visit
  • what nightlife is on the Island?

    With pubs, clubs and nighttime family fun, Catalina revs into high gear after dark. Enjoy DJs, drinks and specialty menus at "After Hours at the Avalon Grille." Party on the beach with live music, courtesy the Descanso Beach Club. Socialize over craft beers at the Harbor Reef Saloon. See movies in the unique Avalon Theatre, located in the Catalina Casino. An inviting family destination, Catalina also offers nighttime boating tours and miniature golf.

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  • Walking distance to Disneyland
  • Walking distance to Convention Center
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631 West Katella Avenue, Anaheim, California 92802
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