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How to Camp on Catalina Island

Watch more Travel Tips videos: Subscribe to Howcast's YouTube Channel - Use these tips to camp on Catalina Island. Howcast uploads the highest quality how-to videos daily! Be sure to check out our playlists for guides that interest you: Subscribe to Howcast's other YouTube Channels: Howcast Health Channel - Howcast Video Games Channel - Howcast Tech Channel - Howcast Food Channel - Howcast Arts & Recreation Channel - Howcast Sports & Fitness Channel - Howcast Personal Care & Style Channel - Howcast empowers people with engaging, useful how-to information wherever, whenever they need to know how. Emphasizing high-quality instructional videos, Howcast brings you experts who provide accurate information in easy-to-follow tutorials on everything from makeup, hairstyling, nail art design, and soccer to parkour, skateboarding, dancing, kissing, and much, much more. Step 1: Consider camping at Hermit's Gulch Campground Consider camping at Hermit's Gulch Campground if you want to sleep in nature but be close to the island's largest town, Avalon. The campground is on a grassy field with trees. Tip Camping reservations on the island must be made through the Santa Catalina Island Company. Camping permits are required year-round at all campsites. Step 2: Look into camping at Two Harbors Campground Look into Two Harbors Campground, which offers tent camping as well as cabins. The campground sits on a bluff overlooking the ocean. Step 3: Think about camping at Parson's Landing Campground If you're looking for a secluded beach venue, think about camping at Parson's Landing Campground. You must hike in or arrive by kayak to reach this campground. Step 4: Ponder camping at Black Jack Campground Ponder camping at Black Jack Campground if you want to enjoy the island's remote interior at the highest elevation. The campground is set among trees. Tip Know that gathering wood or plants on the island is prohibited. All plants and animals -- including buffalo -- are protected b the Catalina Island Conservancy. Step 5: Camp at an unofficial campground Camp at one of the island's unofficial campgrounds along the shore for maximum solitude. There are 9 boat-in areas on the island with 17 unofficial campsites on the northeast shore of Avalon. Did You Know? The singing group The Four Preps put Catalina Island on the map and their names on the record charts in the late 1950s with their hit song "26 Miles."
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