Anacapa Island

On a cool, fog shrouded Monday the monkey joined a gaggle of 4th graders for the most anticipated field trip of the year:  A journey to Anacapa Island.  Part of Channel Islands National Park, Anacapa Island is only accessable by boat.  No people live on the island and there is no fresh water.  To get onto the island intrepid adventurers must climb 157 stairs up a steep cliff to reach the visitor center.  Unless you use an airplane and a parachute, there is no other way to get there. The name Anacapa is derived from a Chumash Native American word (Anypakh)…