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Catalina Island Travel Guide

  • Walking tours (3)
  • Before You Go
  • Travelers' Picks (12)
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Trans-Catalina Trail Day 1: Avalon to Black Jack
Trans-Catalina Trail Day 1: Avalon to Black Jack

This is a long, strenuous hike, especially if you are backpacking. But the views are amazing. Beautiful blue ocean views in every direction in the morning, and incredible solitude, serenity and...

Rated 5 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Black Jack Trail - Catalina Island
Black Jack Trail - Catalina Island

At this time, the Renton Mine Trail portion of the Trans Catalina Trail has to be accessed via Wrigley Road, which takes you up and over the ridge near Mount Ada. You’ll find the trailhead shortly...

Rated 5 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Hermit Gulch Trail Loop
Hermit Gulch Trail Loop

Up for a short hike with a big payoff? Try the Garden to Sky Hike using the Memorial Road and Hermit Gulch trail. You can make the round trip in just a couple of hours and be back in time for whatever...

Rated 5 out of 5 by EveryTrail members

Perfect Weekend

Things to do in the OC (TripAdvicester, Apr 16, 2006)
2.0 of 5 stars 6 Votes
Island in the Sun (helloshagy, Apr 17, 2008)
0.0 of 5 stars 0 Votes

Best Of

My first trip (dwurnitsch, Aug 2, 2006)
0.0 of 5 stars 0 Votes

Recent Trip

Catalina Birthday (diliapickle, Jun 14, 2012)
4.5 of 5 stars 1 Vote
A Couple of Days in Catalina (TravelingRN, Nov 29, 2007)
4.0 of 5 stars 5 Votes
Great Getaways Bad Getaways (gooooogirl, Dec 27, 2006)
1.5 of 5 stars 25 Votes