Tag: Trans-Catalina Trail

Top 15 hikes of ’15!

Thank you readers for your continued support and encouragement of this website! In 2015, NHLA received more traffic than any other year. The site continued expanding into the outdoors/hiking community, networking with other sites such as SoleLabz and being featured as a resource by  outlets such as Inside Hook, CBS Local, We Like LA and…

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Trans-Catalina Trail

Trans-Catalina Trail Location: Though the most common route for hiking the Trans-Catalina Trail is from Avalon, this is a write-up of the trip in the opposite direction, starting at Two Harbors. Catalina Express operates boats to Two Harbors from San Pedro.  (Catalina Express also offers transportation from Long Beach and Dana Point at certain times…

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Little Harbor Loop (Catalina Island)

This post is made possible with support from the Catalina Island Conservancy. Little Harbor Loop (Catalina Island) Location: Airport in the Sky, Santa Catalina Island.  Catalina Express operates boats to Avalon from Long Beach, San Pedro and Dana Point.   Catalina Flyer operates boats from Newport Beach to Avalon and Two Harbors.  Once in Avalon, walk to the…

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Airport Loop Trail (Catalina Island)

This post is made possible with support from the Catalina Island Conservancy. Airport Loop Trail Location: Airport in the Sky, Santa Catalina Island.  Catalina Express operates boats to Avalon from Long Beach, San Pedro and Dana Point.   Catalina Flyer operates boats from Newport Beach to Avalon and Two Harbors.  Once in Avalon, walk to the Conservancy…

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Blackjack Mountain (Catalina Island)

This post is made possible with support from the Catalina Island Conservancy. Blackjack Mountain Location: Airport in the Sky, Santa Catalina Island.  Catalina Express operates boats to Avalon from Long Beach, San Pedro and Dana Point.   Catalina Flyer operates boats from Newport Beach to Avalon and Two Harbors.  Once in Avalon, walk to the Conservancy office…

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Santa Catalina Island: East Mountain and Lone Tree Point Loop

Santa Catalina Island: East Mountain and Lone Tree Point Loop Location: Avalon, Santa Catalina Island.  Catalina Express operates boats to Avalon from Long Beach, San Pedro and Dana Point.   Catalina Flyer operates boats from Newport Beach to Avalon.  The route described here can be done entirely on foot, so no additional travel arrangements are necessary once…

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