Island Packers/Ventura Harbor
Island Packers Cruises operates year around to the Channel Islands National Park.
Half day and all day nature tours, camping, kayaking and hiking on Anacapa, Santa Cruz, Santa Rosa and San Miguel Island.
A day trip consists of 2 to 4 hours ashore to hike on your own or with our naturalist. Fall and winter months trips average four days a week, and Spring and Summer months trips are almost daily.
Marine life is abundant within the marine sanctuary with Humpback and Blue Whales July thru September, and Pacific Gray Whales mid December thru early April. Year around opportunity to view pelagic birds, dolphins, seals, sea lions and other marine and island wildlife while visiting the Channel Islands National Park.
Sail Aboard the Bill of Rights – Hoist the sails and prepare to cast off on the 137 foot double mast gaff rig top sail schooner. You can help the crew sail or simply sit back and relax. Join us for a 3-hour Coastal Adventure Sail or a 6-hour Anacapa Day Sail. Visit www.islandpackers.com for dates and prices.