Summer 2007 Murray Group Trip

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The proposed group trip this summer is camping on Catalina Island or some other more local beach. Below is a list of possible dates for the trip, followed by some camping options that are available for each set of dates. If you are interested in attending, please add your name to the list below, listing after your name at least one of the trip options, in order of preference. Please indicate your interest by Friday, July 6!

Possible Trips

  1. August 22-24 (Wednesday - Friday) - Camping on Catalina at the Little Harbor Campsite
  2. August 24-26 (Friday - Sunday) - Camping on a "local" beach
  3. August 25-27 (Saturday - Monday) - Camping on a "local" beach

Camping Options

The following activities are available at the Little Harbor and "local" beach campsites: snorkeling, hiking, kayaking, surfing (plus lessons), scuba diving, and swimming. </P?> The following description has been copied from the Santa Catalina Island Company's website:

Rated "One of the Best Campgrounds in the West" by Sunset Magazine, Little Harbor Campground is perfect for campers who enjoy playing on the beach or in the water. Located about seven miles east of Two Harbors and 16 miles from Avalon, Little Harbor is a sandy, beachfront campground with lots of opportunities for recreation. Facilities and activities include BBQ and fire ring, showers, fresh water, chemical toilets, lockers, and kayak and snorkel gear rentals are available from Wet Spot Rentals daily.

The round-trip boat ride to Catalina is $50.50 and camping is $12/night/person. Gear rental and food is extra.

One option for the "local" beach is the Leo Carillo beach, near the county line.

Interested People

  • Julia Braman (1, 2, 3)
  • Sawyer Fuller (1, 2, 3)