Monday, April 11th

Monday, April 11th

What an amazing morning. The water was calm and the wildlife was out. We had a great day seeing over 500 common dolphins, a fin whale cow/calf pair, and near the end of the tour, a pod of around 40 rissos dolphins. There were plenty of pacific loons and turns feeding...
Sunday, April 10th

Sunday, April 10th

What started off as a rainy day turned out to be a beautiful sunny afternoon. Both trips saw around 1000 common dolphins that kept us company during our tours. Both trips also saw a fin whale at around 300 feet deep. We also got a look at a gray whale cow/calf pair!...
Friday, April 8th

Friday, April 8th

Fin whales! We saw 6 of them today! Our morning trip saw 2 fin whales and around 400 common dolphins. Our afternoon trip saw 4 fin whales, including a cow/calf pair. There was also a minke whale showing its face every now and then around the fin whales. We also saw...
Thursday, April 7th

Thursday, April 7th

Raindrops definitely did not deter those on board the Privateer from seeing wlldlife today. Guests and crew alike on the morning cruise were thrilled to observe 50 FALSE KILLER WHALES shortly after clearing the Mission Bay jetties–these animals are rarely seen...
Wednesday, April 6th

Wednesday, April 6th

Today, the seas were beautifully calm and the skies were blanketed with fog which made for a gloomy Wednesday. Luckily, for us on the Privateer, the weather did not reflect the luck that we had finding marine life. The morning trip saw one of the biggest pods of...