Ski To Sea Catalina

AVALON, CALIF. (March 21, 2023) – With a wealth of activities and near-perfect weather, Catalina Island is an ideal outdoor playground for travelers to recover from the brutal winter and begin basking in the Catalina sun. After chasing powder and venturing on a skiing or snowboarding trip, adventurers can head to the perfect destination to enjoy a completely different outdoor experience.

Starting in May, Catalina Island is offering skiers and snowboarders the opportunity to take the perfect vacation and save by showcasing proof that they’ve recently visited the slopes. To start cheating summer and soak up plenty of sunshine, travelers can explore the pre-summer limited-time-only offers.  

Aurora Hotel
Catalina Island’s modern boutique oasis, Aurora Hotel, offers a complimentary third night when you book a two-night stay at the hotel, or future guests can take advantage of a 20% savings when booking a two-night midweek stay at the property for travel throughout May. 

Must call the hotel directly at 310-510-0454 to book and mention code: SkiToSeaCatalina. (Guests must also show proof of a recent ski trip via images of the trip, lift ticket or season’s pass upon check-in.)

TERMS & CONDITIONS: Offer based for travel May 1-31, 2023. Offer based on availability and blackout dates apply, including holidays and seasonal dates. Offer may be discontinued at any time without notice. Offer cannot be combined with any other discount and is not applicable to groups. 

Catalina Divers Supply
With more than 800 species living in Catalina’s Casino Dive Park and a fascinating array of marine life waiting to be explored, Catalina Divers Supply invites visitors to Buy one Guided Dive or Guided Snorkel and save 50% on a second adventure booked during the month of May. To learn more about what the adventure includes, visit here

To save and book, mention code: SkiToSeaCatalina (Guests must also show proof of a recent ski trip via images of the trip, lift ticket or season’s pass at check-in.)

Catalina Backcountry
For the ultimate adventure, embark on an experience like no other. Seeking an untamed trip where eagles soar and waves crash, guests can purchase one Guided Hike and save 50% on a second Guided Hike in May. To book, mention code: SkiToSeaCatalina (Guests must also show proof of a recent ski trip via images of the trip, lift ticket or season’s pass at check-in.)

Catalina Flyer
The Catalina Flyer is a catamaran ferry offering round-trip service to Catalina Island from Newport Beach. Located 50 minutes from Downtown Los Angeles, the Inland Empire, and San Diego County and just minutes away from most of Orange County, the Catalina Flyer makes multiple round trips daily. For a limited time, enjoy $10 off your next trip. Use promo code Off10Ferry in the voucher box when checking out. Visit here to book. 

Catalina Island Social Media Giveaway #SkiToSeaCatalina 

Love Catalina is giving away the perfect winter recovery getaway, which includes:

  • One-night Stay at Aurora Hotel for two (excludes Saturdays; some nights may have a two-night minimum)

  • Snorkel Tour for two  

  • Guided Hike for two 

  • Round Trip ferry transportation for two aboard the Catalina Flyer from Newport Beach 

Instruction on how to enter:

  • Head over to Instagram and like @lovecatalinaisland

  • Share a recent ski photo and include hashtag #SkiToSeaCatalina beginning April 1, 2023. You have until 5 pm PST on April 30, 2023, to enter. The winner will be selected randomly and announced via Instagram stories on May 1, 2023, at 12 pm PST. Contest terms and conditions are here


About Love Catalina Island Tourism Authority: 

With 230 members, the non-profit organization, Love Catalina Island Tourism Authority is the champion of the island’s business community. The organization fosters a successful economy through the promotion of the island as an attractive destination for travel with a focus on sustainability. For more information, please visit and join the conversation on Facebook ( Instagram (@lovecatalinaisland) and Twitter (@lovecatalina_). 

About Catalina Island: 

A picture-perfect island paradise just 22 miles off the coast of Southern California, Catalina is a beautiful dynamic, eclectic destination with a rich history, wide open spaces and fresh ocean breezes. Catalina offers 25 lodging properties and 300 vacation rentals including bed and breakfast inns, seaside condominiums, charming bungalows and hotels. Catalina Island is home to 8 marine sanctuaries and the Catalina Island Conservancy with 48,000 acres of pristine protected wilderness offering endless year-round outdoor recreation possibilities. Boasting 33 palate pleasing restaurants and lively seaside bars and an abundance of on- and off-water activities and amenities visitors love. For more information, please visit