Thursday, April 23rd

Thursday, April 23rd

Captain Ping guided the Privateer today into the deep blue sea to find not one, but two species of dolphins!! He spotted what appeared to be larger dolphins on the horizon, and upon our arrival, we saw that we had a pod of about 250 offshore bottlenose!! We then saw...
Wednesday, April 22nd

Wednesday, April 22nd

Happy Earth Day, everyone! While you should try to do something good for the environment everyday, Earth Day is a special day to appreciate what our amazing planet has to offer and focus on what we can do to keep those things around for generations to come. Today was...
Tuesday, April 21st

Tuesday, April 21st

What a great double-header! We haven’t had a day this spectacular in a while! In the morning we found two gray whales early in the trip (a mother with her calf). We also saw 6 Pacific white-sided dolphins, 250 common dolphins, and a small group of 5 offshore...
Monday, April 20th

Monday, April 20th

Some people dread Monday mornings, but those people don’t spend their Mondays aboard the Privateer! OUR Monday morning kicked off with a simultaneous sighting of two gray whale mom/calf pairs, one on each side of the boat. They kept a low profile, but they...
Sunday, April 19th

Sunday, April 19th

We sure do love those gray whale babies! Even though most of this year’s gray whales are well on their way to the Arctic, it’s the new moms and their calves that make up the last wave of whales that we see swimming along the coast. We were able to find two...