Home
 

Whale Watching

 Aaron Boyd Whale 225x169

The coast of Oxnard is a whale watchers paradise.  More than 100 species of marine life including mammals, sharks, sea birds and fish live in or migrate through the coastline between Oxnard and the Channel Islands.  This makes viewing these specimen one of the best spots in the world.

Whale watching takes place almost year-round in the channel.  From the end of December through mid-April, the coastline is rife with gray whales that are migrating from their breeding grounds in Baja California to the nutrient-rich ocean in Alaska.  June through October the channel becomes a superhighway for the blue and humpback whales.

Wildlife excursions, including whale watching are available almost daily from businesses located in the Channel Islands Harbor, Oxnard (see listings below).

Show Map
Featured Advertiser
 Channel Islands Helicopters
 1701 W. 5th Street
 Oxnard, CA 93030
 Phone: (805) 512-1371
 Visit Website
There's no better way to see Oxnard than by air!  Take a ride in the yellow helicopter on a tour and see Oxnard, Ventura County, the Channel Islands National Park and National Marine Sanctuary, beaches, movie stars homes and much more! Some of the tours offered are: Channel Islands Harbor, Ventura Harbor, beaches, surf and possibly dolphins! Fly offshore to the Channel Islands National Park and Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary.  See whales and dolphins! Best of nature and movie star homes.
Featured Advertiser
A&M Yacht Charters and Cruises
 A&M Yacht Charters and Cruises
 3600 Cabezone Circle #2-106
 Oxnard, CA 93035
 Phone: (805) 204-0977
 Visit Website
 
Featured Advertiser
 Channel Islands National Park
 11 miles offshore
 Channel Islands Harbor
 Oxnard, CA 93035
 Phone: 800-365-CAMP
 Visit Website
Featured Advertiser
 Channel Islands Sportfishing Center
 4151 S. Victoria Ave
 Oxnard, CA 93035
 Phone: (805) 382-1612
 Visit Website
 
Featured Advertiser
 Hook's Landing
 3550 S. Harbor Blvd. Suite 2-105
 Oxnard, CA 93035
 Phone: (805) 382-6233
 Visit Website
Featured Advertiser
 Island Packers
 3600 S. Harbor Blvd.
 Oxnard, CA 93035
 Phone: (805) 382-1779
 Visit Website
 
Featured Advertiser
 Marina Sailing
 3600 S Harbor Boulevard
 Suite 112A
 Oxnard, CA 93035
 Phone: (805) 985-5219
Jump To: A - F | G - L | M - R | S - Z | All
1-7  of  7
  listings
 
 
 
  • Sideways 2014 - Oxnard Revisited

  • About Oxnard
    About Oxnard

    • On the coast, an hour northwest of Los Angeles, Oxnard is the place for uncrowded beaches, waterfront fun, downtown attractions and the world's freshest strawberries.
  • Map of Oxnard
    Map of Oxnard

    • With LA to the south, and Santa Barbara to the north, Oxnard is ideally situated for exploring some of California's best attractions. Just 11 miles offshore is the spectacular Channel Islands National Park.
  • Getting Here
    Getting Here

    • By air, by car, by train or even boat, be sure to find your way to Oxnard and Channel Islands Harbor.
  • Calendar of Events
    Calendar of Events

    • Attend a festival, tour a museum, enjoy a symphony concert - Oxnard has plenty to see and do all year round.
  • Wine Tasting

    • Oxnard is home to 3 unique wineries and their tasting rooms along with a waterfront wine tasting room, and many wine related events.
  • Special Offers, Coupons, Packages
    Special Offers, Coupons, Packages

    • Amazing hotel packages, dining discounts, and special event discounts - be sure to check back often for other enticing offers from Oxnard hotels and attractions.
  • Photos, Videos & E-Postcards
    Photos, Videos & E-Postcards

    • Miles of uncrowded beaches are a surfer's paradise and sun lover's haven. Discover Oxnard's unique coastal setting and small town charm. See for yourself!
  • My Saved Itinerary
    My Saved Itinerary

    • You have 0 destination(s) in your itinerary.
  • Request A Visitors Guide
    Request A Visitors Guide

    • Order your FREE Oxnard Visitors Guide today. The Guide features everything you need to know about Oxnard hotels, beaches and attractions.
  • Oxnard Restaurant Week

    • Oxnard is celebrating California Restaurant Month! Dine locally for great specials during the week of January 19-25, 2014.
  • Dallas Cowboys Training Camp

    • The Cowboys are back in Oxnard this summer! Get a FREE parking pass when you stay overnight in an Oxnard hotel! Tell them you are here for camp!
 

Hotel
Air
Auto

Book a Hotel
Check-In Date:
Choose a Date
Check-Out Date:
Choose a Date
Rooms Needed:
Adults:
Children: