Channel Islands National Park in Channel Islands, California
Channel Islands National Park, Channel Islands, California: Hop a catamaran and cross the Santa Barbara Channel to this gorgeous archipelago of eight islands, stretching from Newport Beach to Santa Barbara.
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Channel Islands National Park, California. Channel Island National Park consists of five islands off the coast of southern California. The islands are so isolated that they house over 150 unique species of plants and animals that are not found anywhere else in the world.