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About Toyon Bay on Catalina Island in Avalon, California

Toyon Bay Beach, also called Bannings Beach, is a private beach located just north of Avalon on Catalina Island. It’s home to a youth camp called CIMI Toyon Bay that serves California’s 4th through 12th graders.

The beach at Toyon Bay is privately owned by Catalina Island Conservancy and used for educational purposes. Guided Discoveries, a non-profit group that runs the Catalina Island Marine Institute (CIMI), offers outdoor educational programs for kids through summer camps.

The Catalina Express operates ferries daily to Catalina Island from the mainland in Los Angeles, Long Beach, and Dana Point.

Toyon Bay Road
Avalon, CA 90704
Other Names
Bannings Beach
Hiking, Snorkeling, Kayaking, Volleyball, Basketball
Pier, Fields, Boat Mooring, Boat Anchorage
Map of Toyon Bay on Catalina Island
Avalon, US
4:36 am, July 14, 2024
temperature icon 64°F
L: 64° H: 67°
Feels like 64.38 °F clear sky
Wind gusts: 2 m/s
UV Index: 0
Precipitation: 0.01 inch
Visibility: 10 km
Sunrise: 5:54 am
Sunset: 8:03 pm
Humidity 86 %
Pressure1015 mb
Wind 2 m/s

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