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Catus Garden Paths

Published about 1 month ago by Allan Der

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Desert plant collection at Wrigley Memorial Garden. Created by Ada Wrigley and horticulturalist Albert Conrad in 1935. In 1969 the garden was revit<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/catus-garden-paths">...(more)</a>

Wrigley Memorial Fountain

Published about 1 month ago by Allan Der

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1861-1932. Built in 1933-1934 by Bennett, Located above the Catalina island town of Avalon is the Wrigley Memorial &amp; Botanic Garden. The<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/wrigley-memorial-fountain">...(more)</a>

Heading to Malabar Hill on Lord Howe Island

Published about 3 years ago by John Eggers

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View from the path leading to Malabar Hill Lookout, not far from the site where an Australian Air Fo<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/heading-to-malabar-hill-on-lord-howe-island-pacific-ocean-islands">...(more)</a>

Restaurant terrace at Airport in the Sky

Published over 5 years ago by Carel Struycken

The restaurant at the airport is a favorite destination for islander and visitor alike. The souvenir shop has many unique items one would be tempted to buy.

Nature Center at airport in the sky

Published over 5 years ago by Carel Struycken

Nature Center at Airport-in-the-Sky The Catalina Island Conservancy's Nature Center at Airport-in-the-Sky contains many inte<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/catalina-airport-in-the-sky-nature-center">...(more)</a>

Airport in the Sky

Published over 5 years ago by Carel Struycken

Catalina Island's only airstrip is a bit of a challenge for your average amateur pilot. In a warning to first time visiting pilots, it is <a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/catalina-airport-in-the-sky">...(more)</a>

Avalon Theatre in the Casino

Published over 5 years ago by Carel Struycken

The Casino is Avalon's iconic building. Gambling never took place here, but in the Big band era the Casino's spectacular ballroom was part of each band<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/casino-theatre">...(more)</a>

Stage Road Outlook

Published over 5 years ago by Carel Struycken

Stage road winds out of Avalon with countless hairpins, until it finally gets to a backbone of the island at about 1000ft, to continue on to the Airport in the Sky.

Zane Grey Pueblo Hotel

Published over 5 years ago by Carel Struycken

Zane Grey, the reknown Western author lived here and wrote many of his books while on the island. His "pueblo" is now a hotel. Zane Grey was also an avi<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/zane-grey-ext">...(more)</a>

Stage Rd Botanical

Published over 5 years ago by Carel Struycken

The only paved road outside of Avalon leads to the Airport in the Sky. Further on it becomes a dirt road towards Two Harbors and the peninsula. Whe<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/stage-rd-botanical">...(more)</a>

Catalina Express Landing

Published over 5 years ago by Carel Struycken

The Catalina Express provides the main connection with the mainland, although there is also a helicopter service near Avalon and a small airfield in the interior. Cruise ships also stop over at Avalon.

Wrigley Memorial Garden - Catalina Island

Published almost 6 years ago by Carel Struycken

The idea for a garden came from Mr. Wrigley's wife, Ada. In 1935, she supervised Pasadena horticulturalist Albert Conrad, who planted<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/botanical-garden-catalina-island">...(more)</a>

Wrigley Memorial - Catalina Island

Published almost 6 years ago by Carel Struycken

The Wrigley Memorial honors the memory of William Wrigley Jr., who lived from 1861 to 1932. Although best known as the founder of the<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/wrigley-memorial-catalina-island">...(more)</a>

The Green Pier - Catalina Island

Published almost 6 years ago by Carel Struycken

Another one of Avalon's treasures. This pier is where one boards the semi-submersible to watch Catalina's beautifull sea life, such as the Garibaldi. Also the place for fishing or renting a boat.

Inn on Mt. Ada - Catalina Island

Published almost 6 years ago by Carel Struycken

Most of Catalina Island (88% to be precise) is managed by the Catalina Island Conservancy. Much effort goes into keeping the island wild and protecting <a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/inn-on-mt-ada">...(more)</a>