Effective Friday, March 20, 2020 the Conservancy visitor facilities and services will be mostly closed to the public.

We plan for this public closure to continue through Thursday April 30, 2020.

Trailhead, including Toyon Grill
Eco Tours of the Interior
Nature Center - An Educational resource
Wrigley Memorial and Botanic Garden
Airport public facilities (manager present for landing aircraft)
DC-3 Grill take out only (full closure effective 3/22)
Wildlands Express shuttle (Avalon to Two Harbors)

Biking in the wildlands is limited to current permit holders
Hiking Trails remain open in and around Avalon for day hikes as a means of safe exercise.
No services or food available other than markets in both Avalon and Two Harbors.
Please be aware that Catalina Express will be moving to a reduced schedule effective 3/19, with no boat service to/from Two Harbors after Sunday, 3/22.
Rangers will remain on patrol of the interior of the Island

With access to over 165 miles of paved and unpaved roads, our naturalist-led Conservancy Eco Tours allow you to explore parts of Catalina Island no other outfitter can reach.  Whether you are hoping to learn more about the Island’s rich history, see some of our unique plants, wildlife and bison, or simply explore parts of Catalina that most people never see, your adventure starts here!  Conservancy Members receive tour discounts for Conservationist level and above.Not a member? Become one today.

Start your adventure by booking your tour online!
Private and custom tours available, please call (310) 510-2595 x100 to book.

Conservancy Eco Tours start at our TRAILHEAD Store at 708 Crescent Avenue.
For more information call (310) 510-2595, ext. 100 or 424-334-9739 x100.



PLEASE BE ADVISED:  Our tours travel on unpaved roads where you will experience bumps and jars. It is discouraged to bring babies and young children.

Catalina Island Conservancy’s Eco Tours travel on unpaved roads and trails where you will experience bumps and jars.  Guests with infants and young children, or those with orthopedic, neurological, cardiac or respiratory issues, and pregnant women should consider any risks associated with those conditions should they choose to participate in this tour. 

If bringing babies or young children please note that we abide by all current California laws with regard to car seat requirements and
a separate tour seat must be purchased to accommodate the car seat; no lap babies allowe.  We also welcome medically necessary service animals; if the animal cannot fit comfortably at your feet you will be required to purchase an additional seat.  

Cancellation Policy: Tickets cancelled within 72 hours prior to departure are non-refundable.  Web convenience fees are never refundable. 

Please note that we cannot store any personal items or luggage while you enjoy your tour.  There are lockers available at the Catalina Express Boat Terminal and many hotels will hold luggage for their guests.


708 Crescent Ave., Avalon 90704 | Phone: (310) 510-2595 | 320 Golden Shore, Suite 220, Long Beach, CA 90802 | Phone: (562) 437-8555
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