New to town? Looking to explore the great outdoors more in your own backyard? Join CIR & REI as we help you unlock the uniqueness of Channel Islands National Park and discover the best spots to recreate in. We'll provide first-hand knowledge of the Channel Islands and why they're compared to South America's Galapagos Islands. We'll help you discover these five islands and the unique and diverse ecosystems they support. Come learn about the biodiversity and history of the islands, and prepare yourself for a plethora of outdoor adventure: camping, backpacking, hiking, whale watching, nature viewing, sea kayaking, and snorkeling. Let REI help you create your own "best of" Channel Islands experience. Year-round adventure is waiting for you at Channel Islands National Park!