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SANTA CATALINA ISLAND, CALIFORNIA

Santa Catalina Island: Land and Sea

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Program #10853RJ
5 Days | 4 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderate
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Start of Program
Jan 28, 2013
Boat leaves from 820 S Seaside Ave, San Pedro at 7:30 AM on Monday.
You will be staying at the USC Wrigley Marine Science Center that night.
Location: Two Harbors, CA

End of Program
Jan 31, 2013
Boat arrives back in San Pedro at 2:00 PM on Friday.
You will be staying at the USC Wrigley Marine Science Center the night before.
Location: Two Harbors, CA
Additional transportation information same as above.
Type: Field Station

Description: The USC Wrigley Marine Science Center is a rather upscale field station with nicely furnished, comfortable rooms and meeting areas. The waters around the center are a marine reserve. Wetsuits, snorkeling gear and kayaks are available for visitor use at no additional charge, as is a computer lab with internet access. Most cell phones have excellent reception. The town of Two Harbors is about a 40-minute walk from the center over dirt roads. Guests can also call a water taxi to take them to town. The town has 130 residents, a very well-stocked general store, a restaurant and bar, bed and breakfast, campground and public ferry service to the mainland.

Contact info:
Big Fisherman's Cove
(1.7 miles from town of Two Harbors)
Avalon, CA 90704 USA
phone: 310-510-0811
web: www.wrigley.usc.edu

Room amenities: Rooms have refrigerators.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Bathroom: Some of the rooms share a bath with one other room. A maximum of four people would share a bath. For example, 2 couples or 4 same-sex singles may share a bath.

Type: Field Station

Description: The USC Wrigley Marine Science Center is a rather upscale field station with nicely furnished, comfortable rooms and meeting areas. The waters around the center are a marine reserve. Wetsuits, snorkeling gear and kayaks are available for visitor use at no additional charge, as is a computer lab with internet access. Most cell phones have excellent reception. The town of Two Harbors is about a 40-minute walk from the center over dirt roads. Guests can also call a water taxi to take them to town. The town has 130 residents, a very well-stocked general store, a restaurant and bar, bed and breakfast, campground and public ferry service to the mainland.

Contact info:
Big Fisherman's Cove
(1.7 miles from town of Two Harbors)
Avalon, CA 90704 USA
phone: 310-510-0811
web: www.wrigley.usc.edu

Room amenities: Rooms have refrigerators.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Bathroom: Some of the rooms share a bath with one other room. A maximum of four people would share a bath. For example, 2 couples or 4 same-sex singles may share a bath.


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