August 1, 2019

August 1, 2019

We’re sailing into the month of August with some extraordinary wildlife sightings under our belt! We cruised through ~500 Common Dolphins throughout a multitude of scattered feeding frenzies this morning and found even more along the way home! In the afternoon,...
July 31, 2019

July 31, 2019

La Jolla canyon had the goods this morning! We found ~100 Common Dolphins and one dozen California Sea Lions within a giant feeding frenzy of mammals and birds! The pod was scattered into multiple groups that each dialed in on condensing patches of bait. Just outside...
July 29, 2019

July 29, 2019

Risso’s, commons, bottlenose, oh my! We hit the dolphin jackpot today with a variety of toothed whales! On the morning trip, we caught up with a small pod of 7-8 Risso’s Dolphins that exhibited boat-friendly behavior and court ship behaviors! They swam...
July 28, 2019

July 28, 2019

Another beautiful day off the coast of San Diego! On the morning trip, we came across a pod of ~200 Common dolphins. They were extremely active and bow riding our vessel. Shortly after, we got a report of a Minke whale further out west! We went to investigate and had...
July 27, 2019

July 27, 2019

Common Dolphins and Blue Whales, oh my! We found ~100 Long-Beaked Common Dolphins and ~40-50 Short-Beaked Common Dolphins this morning! While the long-beaked showed high interest in surfing along with us, the short-beaked were more eager to perform acrobatics! We...
July 26, 2019

July 26, 2019

We’ve had some of the best Minke Whale encounters we’ve ever had the past couple of days! These notoriously shy whales have really warmed up to us and have been giving us some breathtaking encounters: swimming right beside us, circling us, and even bowriding like a...