July 31, 2018

July 31, 2018

It was a PHENOMENAL DAY aboard the Privateer! Throughout the day, we got super lucky and found both baleen whales and toothed whales! During the morning trip, we had fun watching pod after pod of Common dolphins! There was plenty of small schooling fish, bubbling up...
July 30, 2018

July 30, 2018

It was absolutely gorgeous on the water today! We had some great encounters with toothed whales on both trips. During the morning, we set out to the SW and found ourselves almost to the Mexico-US border! While there, we found a nice pod of ~15 Offshore bottlenose...
July 29, 2018

July 29, 2018

Beautiful skies, smooth sea conditions, and incredible visibility led to an awesome day on the ocean today. During the morning trip, we set out to the West, and at about ~3.5 miles from the beach, we sighted a tall, columnar spout! In shallow water, we encountered a...
July 28, 2018

July 28, 2018

Non-so-common Cetacean Saturday..or was it?! We spent the entire day with boat-friendly Common Dolphins! On both trips, hundreds of dolphins were spotted within countless sub-pods that could be seen in every direction. Roughly 400 and 250 Common Dolphins were observed...
July 27, 2018

July 27, 2018

We kick-started the weekend offshore with some Offshore Bottlenose today! We were delighted to see one of the largest pods of Offshore Bottlenose Dolphins we have ever encountered on The Privateer. Roughly 100-120 individuals were seen as we attempted to pass through...