Channel Islands Harbor


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Discover it for Yourself...

Hop on a jet ski. Catch a glimpse of a whale. Watch the sunset over the ocean. Whether you live around the corner or you're unplugging for a weekend adventure, the scenic Channel Islands Harbor is worth the trip. Just about an hour's drive from Los Angeles, our beach-lined parks and picnic-worthy coastline await you.

If you're into surfing uncrowded beaches, strolling in for a museum exhibition, then rounding out the day with some mouth-watering local cuisine, bring the whole family for an adventure. We have something for everyone!

An instructor assists a student in hiking their sailboat

Explore the Channel Islands Harbor

Channel Islands Harbor is a working harbor that offers fun-filled water activities for the whole family. Hop on a paddle board or kayak, try your hand at sailing or stroll and dine at local eateries.

A humpback whale breaches the water

Adventure in the Pacific Ocean

Watch for whales, go diving, fishing, kayaking and more with our dive centers, boat charters and yacht clubs.

A kayaker wearing a helmet and geared up for cold weather paddles Channel Islands National Park

Discover the Channel Islands

Uniquely coined as "America's Galapagos" discover the teaming ocean environment of five offshore islands through the Harbor's variety of excursions to the Channel Islands National Park.

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Jun 05
A mint Plymouth Roadrunner with its hood popped at the CIH Father's Day car show
Jun 19

2022 Father’s Day Car Show

June 19 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

News from the Harbor

Channel Island Harbor’s Free Concerts by the Sea Summer Series 2022 Lineup

May 23, 2022

If you love live music, there’s no better venue in Ventura County to catch a free concert than the Channel Islands Harbor. Set against a summer sky in a beautiful…

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A mint Plymouth Roadrunner with its hood popped at the CIH Father's Day car show

Two Car Shows Headline Father’s Day Weekend at the Channel Islands Harbor

May 18, 2022

Two car shows will anchor a busy 2022 Father’s Day Weekend at the Harbor. Even if he isn’t a car guy, there’s plenty of other activities to participate in with…

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Surfrider Foundation’s Hold On To Your Butt Campaign Introduced at Harbor, Nearby Beaches

May 16, 2022

A popular program that aims to address cigarette butt litter has made its way to the Channel Islands Harbor and neighboring beaches. The Surfrider Foundation program, Hold On To Your…

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