How to Camp on Catalina Island
Watch more Travel Tips videos: http://www.howcast.com/guides/439-Travel-Tips Subscribe to Howcast's YouTube Channel - http://howc.st/uLaHRS 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: http://howc.st/ytmainplaylists Subscribe to Howcast's other YouTube Channels: Howcast Health Channel - http://howc.st/HOE3aY Howcast Video Games Channel - http://howc.st/tYKKrk Howcast Tech Channel - http://howc.st/rx9FwR Howcast Food Channel - http://howc.st/umBoJX Howcast Arts & Recreation Channel - http://howc.st/vmB86i Howcast Sports & Fitness Channel - http://howc.st/vKjUjm Howcast Personal Care & Style Channel - http://howc.st/vbbNt3 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."