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We took 5 adults and an infant for a half hour flight each way and 4 hours on Santa Rosa Island. Our pilot was an owner of CIA with over 40 years flying experience and was a wonderful guide. Part of the group hiked and...More
We had a family group of 7 who wanted to visit Channel Islands National Park. Boat trips are rather rigidly scheduled and we were not looking forward to an extended trip across a normally very rough channel. Chartering a plane and guide from Channel Islands...More
My husband spent his childhood going to the Channel Islands on a family boat, so he was not that interested in trying to relive it by going out again on a tourist boat. However, when I found out about Channel Islands Aviation and their day...More
This trip really exceeded our expectations. The flight was great - only 24 minutes from Camarillo to Santa Rosa. The weather was pretty good so we could see Anacapa and Santa Cruz on our way to Santa Rosa. Jonathan our pilot provided lots of info...More
We booked the Deluxe Day Trip - so we had 4.5 hours on the Santa Rosa. The flight was fun - every seat was a great one. We landed on a dirt strip and we had never had that experience. Our pilot, Jonathan, was excellent....More
Channel Islands is one of the most beautiful parks you will ever visit. The inaccessibility keeps them from the crowds, so once you visit, you pretty much have the island to yourself!
We chose CIA's deluxe day trip to visit the islands. The trip was...More
This year a friend of mine and I got to take the flight from Camarillo to Santa Rosa Island. Our pilot and tour guide was very knowlegeable and everyone on the trip enjoyed their time on the island as well as the flight. I want...More
Santa Rosa is well worth the visit - and going with CIA is a blast.
From Camarillo Airport it is a short 25 minute hop over the Pacific to the dirt strip at Santa Rosa. We flew on "Channel 55", several others went on "Channel...More
Channel Islands Aviation scored a perfect 10 for providing a safe and comfortable ride to Santa Rosa Island. The weather was just perfect for our trek up Black mountain trail. The pilot was courteous and humorous! He gave insightful information during the flight about the...More