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

    Channel Islands

    National Park California

There are park alerts in effect.
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  • Santa Barbara Island Closed Due to Storm Damage

    Santa Barbara Island is currently closed to public access due to damage from the high surf associated with Hurricane Marie. More »

  • San Miguel Island Closure

    In the interest of public safety, the U.S. Navy is closing San Miguel Island until further notice due to recent concerns of possible unexploded ordnance. More »

Social Media

Tim Hauf
 

Channel Islands National Park social media pages are an interpretive outreach forum to strengthen public connections to park resources and to encourage visitors to share experiences of the park with each other. You are welcome to "follow" and comment on status updates, links, photos, and videos posted by park staff.

 
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"Like" us to get current news, updates, video, photos, and to share your experiences about the park. https://www.facebook.com/channelislandsnps

 
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"Follow" us to get current information about the park. https://twitter.com/CHISNPS

 
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"Watch" our channel to learn more about the park.
http://www.youtube.com/channelislandsnps

Did You Know?

Island night lizard                                     C. Drost

The only reptile found on Santa Barbara Island is the endemic and threatened island night lizard. These lizards can live up to 20 years or more, but once established in a territory generally remain within a 3-meter radius their entire life.