Santa Catalina Island

Aerial view of skinny island.
Santa Catalina Island

Quick Facts
Size: 74 sq. miles
Distance from mainland: 22 miles

Did You Know?
Catalina Island is home to a large herd of American bison! Bison were first brought to the island by a film crew and left there once production costs rose too high to transport the animals back to the mainland. Today, the herd is closely monitored and maintained.

Last updated: November 8, 2018