Catalina Snorkeling

California Fish CardThe crystal clear waters around Catalina Island are known as great spots for snorkeling. Snorkeling is a great way to explore and to see the undersea wildlife around Catalina Island. Guided and self-guided Catalina snorkel tours are available. Some of our favorite snorkeling spots include Lover's Cove Marine Preserve, Casino Point Dive Park and the waters around Descanso Beach. Catalina Island Marine Protected Areas are perfect for snorkeling and underwater exploration.

There are a variety of fish that you may see while snorkeling around Catalina Island, including the Garibaldi, California's State Fish, Giant Sea Bass, Opaleye, Topsmelt, Walleye and Halibut. You might also spot Bat Rays or Harbor Seals. 


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