November 20, 2018

November 20, 2018

It was very foggy and quiet on the water this morning but our afternoon trip was filled with dolphin activity! Shortly after exiting the Mission Bay jetties, a pair of Pacific White-Sided Dolphins surfaced for a brief encounter until we noticed many more ahead of us....
November 18, 2018

November 18, 2018

Super Cetacean Saturday sure did carry into our Sunday morning trip! We enjoyed TWO relatively uncommon species of toothed whale, Risso’s Dolphins AND Offshore Bottlenose Dolphins, interacting with one another! We spotted them from miles away, once a few...
November 16, 2018

November 16, 2018

It was a FABULOUS Friday out on the Pacific! We encountered both toothed whales and baleen whales on our single trip! We set out to the SW and sighted a spout along the drop-off! It surfaced a few times, as it seemed to head south. We didn’t see an arch but it...
November 15, 2018

November 15, 2018

The action was NON-STOP today! We spent almost all of our time on the ocean in the presence of wildlife. We started off the trip by exiting the jetties to find a feeding frenzy full of plummeting sea birds, California Sea Lions, Pacific White-Sided Dolphins AND Common...
November 13, 2018

November 13, 2018

It was a B-E-A-U-TIFUL day on the Pacific. The conditions were ideal, as we had impeccable visibility and a calm ocean. It took a lot of searching but the enormous splashes from energetic Common Dolphins finally broke the cetacean silence! A pod of ~250 Common...
November 11, 2018

November 11, 2018

It was Sunday Fun-day on The Ohana with two Humpback Whales! We only had one trip today but it was well-spent with two boat-friendly humpbacks that swam beside us and occasionally approached the boat with curiosity. One of the two whales raised its flukes, prior to...