• Scenic View from Inspiration Point, Anacapa Island ©timhaufphotography.com

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San Miguel Island Virtual Tour

Tim Hauf

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cuyler harbor coastline, cliffs and ocean

Kevin Moore

Cuyler Harbor
sandy beach of cuyler harbor with prince island in distance

Kevin Moore

Cuyler Harbor Beach
monument to explorer cabrillo with ocean in background

Kevin Moore

Cabrillo Monument
windbreak in campground

Kevin Moore

calcium carbonate casts of vegetation

Kevin Moore

Caliche Forest
sandy beach with seals and sea lions

Kevin Moore

Point Bennet
sandy beach with seals and sea lions

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Cardwell Point
trail overlooking cardwell point with ocean and island in background

Kevin Moore

Cardwell Point Trail
ocean and cliffs at lester point

Kevin Moore

Lester Point

Did You Know?

Island fox                                                  timhaufphotography.com

Island foxes are the smallest North American canids and occur only on the Channel Islands. The average weight for an adult male is 5-6 pounds, about the size of a house cat.