Travel Information and Flexible Cancellations - March 30, 2020

Travel Information and Flexible Cancellations - March 30, 2020


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Two Harbors Campground

Three Unique Camping Experiences

Experience the best of Catalina Island Camping! Located just outside the village on a bluff overlooking the Pacific Ocean, the Two Harbors Campground offers traditional tent camping, and unique tent cabins. All camping options give you access to showers, chemical toilets, fresh water, picnic tables, BBQs and fire pits.

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Facility Info

Traditional Tent Camping

Two Harbors Campground offers 44 individual tent sites that can accommodate from two to 12 guests. You can bring your own tents and sleeping pads, or you can rent them from Visitor Services. Sleeping bags are available for purchase only. For large groups, check out Bahia Azul and Brisa Del Mar, which offer additional amenities and can accommodate up to 30.

Tent Cabins

Two Harbors' 12 tent cabins offer ocean views and come equipped with six army-style cots, a 2-burner stove with propane, and a rechargeable lantern (fully charged). Each site also features a shade structure, picnic table and fire pit with cooking grate.


  Tent Sites (Adult) Tent Sites (Child 2-11) Tent Cabins   
Summer (March - Oct) $29 $20 $75  
Winter (Nov- February) $27 $18 $65  
Holiday Rates $30 $21 $85  

*Prices shown are per night. Tent Cabin and Convenience Camping rates are in addition to the per person camping fee. A 12% LA County occupancy tax and 8.5% eco fee also apply. Weekend stays require a 2-night minimum. Holiday stays require a 3 night minimum.


Book online with Reserve America or call 877.778.1487. There is a $9.25 service fee per reservation. For groups of 20 or more, please call 310.510.4242 or email **Group reservations (20 or more people) for 2020 will be open for reservation beginning October 15, 2019. Individual reservations for 2020 will open on January 1, 2020. **

Equipment & Supplies

4-Person Tent* $25/day
Sleeping Bag $35 (Purchase only)
Sleeping Pad $5/day
2-Burner Stove* $18/day (includes 16oz propane)
Bundle of Firewood $10 (burns approx. 1.5 hrs)
Fire Starter $3
Propane (16oz) $8
Charcoal (7lb bag) $16

*Your $100 deposit for tents and 2-burner stoves will be refunded once equipment is returned in its pre-rental condition to Visitor Services. Firewood, fire starters, charcoal and propane can be added to your reservation by calling Two Harbors Visitor Services at 310.510.4205. All other supplies and equipment are available at Visitor Services on a walk-up only basis. Upon check-in at Two Harbors Campground, you will be asked what supplies and equipment rentals you would like delivered to your site. Food, gear and other supplies can be purchased at the Two Harbors General Store.


Cancellation Policy: Cancellations must be made 72 hours in advance of reservations.
Check-in/Check-out: Check-in is at 2:00 pm and check-out is at 11:00 am.
Pet Policy: No pets are allowed at any of our managed campgrounds.
Deposit: Tent Cabins require a $100 refundable deposit.

Weather Conditions: If rain or wind is in the weather forecast, please be aware the Catalina Express boats may be canceled. Hiking trails and road closures on the island may occur due to rain or inclement weather conditions. Please contact the Two Harbors Visitor Service Center at 310.510.4205 for road closure updates and current status of hiking trails.

Gear Haul

Gear haul service between the pier and Two Harbors Campground is available after every Catalina Express arrival and before every departure for $5 per bag per round trip. Group gear hauls are charged per bag with a $100 maximum for up to 30 bags. For more information, please call or email Two Harbors Visitor Services, 310.510.4205 or

Be Safe

All Los Angeles County and Catalina Island Conservancy rules are strictly enforced. We strongly suggest that campers come equipped with a VHF radio in case of medical emergencies.

Getting Here

From the mainland, you can catch the Catalina Express ferry from San Pedro directly to Two Harbors. The Safari Bus makes scheduled runs between Avalon and Two Harbors, with stops at Black Jack and Little Harbor campgrounds. Click here for Safari Bus rates, passes and schedules. You can also take the Cyclone powerboat, which runs between Avalon and Two Harbors from June through October as part of the seasonal Discover Two Harbors tour.

For More Information

Check out our Camping Guidelines and FAQs for more about camping in Two Harbors. If you have any other questions, please email Visitors Services at

WARNING: If Catalina Island is experiencing adverse weather there is a possibility of trail, road, and campground closures. High winds could result in possible express boat cancellations. Please watch the weather. You can call the Two Harbors Visitor Service Center for updates on closures, 310.510.4205.

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