Finding Ventura Harbor
GPS Directions: 1591 Spinnaker Drive, Ventura CA 93001. (This is the building closest to the Spectre and is ?not the business address?.)
From Los Angeles
Take the 101 freeway north to Ventura. Exit Victoria Avenue. Go left on Victoria about 1 mile to Olivas Park Drive. Turn right on Olivas and follow about 4 miles to Ventura Harbor. Olivas becomes Spinnaker Drive at the harbor. Follow “Harbor” directions below to locate boats.
From Santa Barbara
From all points north, follow the 101 freeway to Ventura. Exit at Seaward Avenue then make a left on Harbor Blvd. Follow Harbor south for 2 miles then turn right on Spinnaker. Follow “Harbor” directions below to locate boats.
From Santa Monica
Take Hwy. 1 north to Channel Islands Blvd. Head west towards the ocean. Channel Islands Blvd. becomes Harbor Blvd. at Channel Islands Harbor. Continue up the coast about 7 miles to Ventura Harbor. Turn left on Spinnaker. (Or take the 405 freeway to the 101 and follow the L.A. directions.)
From Bakersfield/Palmdale/Interstate 5
Exit on the 126 west to Ventura. Exit the 126 on Victoria Avenue south. Go about 3 miles then turn right on Olivas Park Drive and follow about 4 miles to Ventura Harbor. Olivas becomes Spinnaker Drive at the harbor. Follow “Harbor” directions below to locate boats.
Harbor Directions ( updated 05-26-12)
The Spectre is docked·at the north end of·Ventura Harbor Village. The Village is a complex of restaurants and shops located on Spinnaker Drive in Ventura Harbor.·Turn into the parking lot· just after the third "Ventura Harbor Village" parking lot entrance sign.·The Spectre·is located at dock D, slip 26. Go·down the ramp·near the Greek Restaurant.·
For the ?Peace? dive boat take the 2nd entrance into the parking lot after the Ventura Harbor Village sign. Look for a sign that reads "Island Tours". Turn right into the parking lot and continue until you get to the Island Packers building, make a right turn at the building to the 3rd parking lane. Peace Dive Boat Dock, Dock G,? is down this lane.
Parking is free. For overnight parking be sure to pick-up a free overnight pass from the boat and hang it on your rear view mirror. Unload near the boats then park anywhere that is not marked "No dive boat parking."