Anacapa Island, Channel Islands National Park

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#282 of 403 in Nature in California
Anacapa Island is located in Channel Islands National Park. Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Channel Islands National Park fast, fun, and easy.
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  • We love scuba diving in Anacapa. Great kelp forests,caves, tuns of sea life, even have seal encounters. We love, love, love scuba diving in Anacapa! One of our favorite dive spots in southern Californ...  more »
  • The place is spectacular in its remoteness. We were there in early June and the Western Gulls were nest and hatching their young by the thousands. There are about 2 miles of trails on the islands so i...  more »
  • This was a great day trip. Ferry ride was fantastic especially since we had a fin whale swim right by our boat. The island is very small but was great to explore. Lots of seagulls nesting all over the...  more »

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Where to stay in Channel Islands National Park

You can stay inside Channel Islands National Park if you bring your tent and supplies for primitive camping. If you want a roof over your head, you'll be spoiled for choice on the mainland. Oxnard, Ventura, and Carpinteria have plenty of affordable chain hotels, while the accommodations in Santa Barbara tend more toward upscale bed and breakfasts and inns. Places book up in the summer and on holiday weekends, so try to reserve in advance if you visit during these times. Rates also rise during local events and festivals.
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