Friday, July 10th

Friday, July 10th

Captain Cristin showed all aboard the Privateer a fabulous time today as we saw so much life! Both of our 3 hour tours were packed with non-stop action as we saw hundreds of dolphins on both trips. The blue whales were around as well as we saw 7 for the day including...
Thursday, July 9th

Thursday, July 9th

Lots of life today out off the coast of San Diego! Both trips saw their fill of blue whales with a total of 7 for the day. We even saw a cow/ calf pair on the morning trip. It’s always amazing to see that blue glow from the blue whale when it is under water. We...
Wednesday, July 8th

Wednesday, July 8th

Every dog has its day and today, I FINALLY got to see short-finned pilot whales on board the Privateer! There have been two other sightings this year of these rare whales and a couple last year as well, but there’s a running joke that these exotic sightings...
Tuesday, July 7th

Tuesday, July 7th

May Gray. June Gloom. We need to think of a new rhyme for July! We’ve been plagued with unseasonably grey skies as of late, but the important thing is that whales and dolphins don’t care about the weather. Today both the morning and the afternoon trip got...
Monday, July 6th

Monday, July 6th

We had a great day full of dolphins and a few blue whales fond of practical jokes! In the morning we found our first blue whale early in the trip but were frustrated when it seemed to be taking longer than average dives and moving swiftly to the north. Rather than...