Outdoor Paradise : Catalina Express

Outdoor Paradise

Catalina Express boat arriving to Catalina

Catalina Island has long been a favorite island getaway to escape from city life. What can you do in Catalina that will guarantee a vacation to remember? Well, to answer that question here is a fun list of activities to take advantage of while on the Island.

Explore the crystal-clear waters of Avalon

Jump in the water, it’s great this time of year. You can rent a kayak, stand up paddle board, pedal boat or even snorkel. The water in Catalina is typically around 70 degrees, which is the perfect temperature to cool down on a hot summer day. Any of these water activities promises to be a great time.


Zip through Descanso Canyon

With speeds up to 35mph and five separate lines, you can soak in the beauty of Catalina from above. This two-hour exhilarating adventure through the Catalina canyon will be a hit with you and your travel buddies. While you zipline through the canyon, your trained guide will teach you about animals and plants native to Catalina Island. Visit the Catalina Island Company’s website to learn more.


Drive around town Island style

Be your own tour guide and rent a golf cart. Golf cart rentals are available by the hour and fit up to a group of six. Get your map of Avalon (provided by Catalina Island Golf Carts) and explore the beautiful city while experience breathtaking views on your own time!