Friday, May 22nd

Friday, May 22nd

Today’s two trips were amazing as we saw for fin whales, pelagic read crabs, schools of ocean sunfish, a whole lot of by the wind sailors, and the grand prize…PILOT WHALES!!! That’s right ladies and gentlemen, we saw a large pod of pilot whales!...
Thursday, May 21st

Thursday, May 21st

Thursday, May 21, 2015: Passengers today had their fill of both baleen and toothed whales. We had common dolphins around us practically the entire trip! Our fin whales were still out where we left them yesterday and we saw 3 that came pretty close to the boat. We are...
Wednesday, May 20th

Wednesday, May 20th

Fin whale extravaganza! The Privateer set a personal record today with at least 15 fin whales spotted during our 3-hour trip and even more in the distance. We also saw two inshore bottlenose dolphins, 300 common dolphins, a harbor seal, and several mola mola feeding...
Tuesday, May 19th

Tuesday, May 19th

WHOA BABY! Baby fin whale that is! Both of our trips today struck gold when we caught up with a mother fin whale and her calf! These two would NOT leave us alone (and we weren’t complaining!). While gray whale moms and calves are expected during the migration...
Monday, May 18th

Monday, May 18th

Delta déjà vu! We were lucky enough to relocate our two blue whales from yesterday, one of which being C135, “Delta”, a nickname given because of the whale’s upturned “winglets” on the tail. We also found a third blue whale as well as...