June 11, 2019

Cetacean Tuesday! Both trips were packed with lots of action and multiple species sightings!Our morning trip started off a little foggy, with limited visibility. As we ventured further west, the conditions changed as we spotted a pod of Offshore Bottlenose dolphins!...

May 28, 2019

Colossal Tuesday! We had an incredible day on the water. As we exit the jetties, we encountered a small group of inshore Bottlenose dolphins that were traveling south bound. We continued our search and got very lucky to see several pods of short-beaked and long-beaked...

May 14, 2019

Blue sky, blue water and Blue Whales surrounded us this morning! In addition to a few scattered pods of up to ~50 Common Dolphins in total, we spotted massive spout after spout along the horizon. Each and every blow appeared to be that of a Blue Whale. While...

May 12, 2019

The sky may have been a bit gray today but the whales were BLUE! Blue Whales are circling San Diego water RIGHT NOW! We don't want to call it too soon but we are itching to exclaim that the Blue Whale season of 2019 has officially begun. As a perfect fit for Mother's...

May 11, 2019

We hung out with the largest and second largest whales on the planet today! During the morning trip, we pointed our nose to the SW in search of wildlife. We found a pod of ~25 Common dolphins right in the middle of a feeding frenzy! We continued on to find a Harbor...

May 10, 2019

The cetacean sightings started right out of the gate this morning. Just as we left the jetties we had 3 inshore bottlenose dolphins guiding us west towards splashes in the distance. The splashes were coming from a large and spread out pod of common dolphins and...

May 9, 2019

We ventured off into the Pacific Ocean this morning in the hopes that we could find some sunshine and whales! Luckily for us, we did just that! A few scattered handfuls of Common Dolphins crossed our path as we made our way into deeper water. The rain eventually...

May 7, 2019

Tuesday was all about toothed whales! It was a little bumpy out this morning but we had an amazing encounter. Halfway through our trip as we ventured back east towards Mission Bay, we found a huge scattered pod (~200) of Common dolphins! Many of them were in travel...

November 1, 2018

Thrilling Cetacean Thursday! Pacific white-sided dolphins, Common dolphins and HUMPBACK WHALES were all seen today! And no that is not a typo - we sighted multiple individuals of all three species! All the action began at the drop-off. Our first...

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October 28, 2018

What could be better than impeccable conditions AND Common Dolphin activity?! We exited the jetties to see a calm, smooth ocean and good visibility. A pod of ~150 Common Dolphins was enjoyed by everybody on board today as they showed off their...

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October 27, 2018

It was another fun Saturday on the Pacific! We started our day out with dense fog surrounding us in Mission Bay. We had little visibility but that didn't stop us from finding wildlife on our trips! During the morning we found an awesome pod of...

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October 26, 2018

FOGGY FRIDAY! We had a pretty fun time on the water experiencing the foggy conditions. When we left the dock this morning, we had only ~150-ft of visibility. Once we got out to the Pacific, the visibility improved rapidly, as we could see miles...

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October 25, 2018

Great, glassy sea conditions allowed for us to see wildlife everywhere today! Our sightings included pinnipeds, birds, and toothed whales! We started our trip off with a single Harbor seal that was resting in some kelp near a buoy marker, in the...

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October 16, 2018

Tuesday Funday in the sun! We're having summer like weather in San Diego, during the middle of October! In conjunction to that, the amazing visibility and placid conditions this morning, really gave us the best opportunity in spotting marine...

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October 14, 2018

What incredible conditions we experienced this morning! We exited the jetties to find GLASSY water and nearly no wind. As if the conditions weren't great enough, an energetic pod of Common Dolphins kept us well-occupied during our trip. They...

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October 13, 2018

It was a beautiful day on the Pacific this afternoon! We had such incredible visibility! We could see for miles and miles! The coast was crystal clear, with every building easily seen. We set out to the NW, toward the drop-off. We got out to...

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October 12, 2018

Guests on the Ohana had a fun time on the water this morning. Our sea condition forecasts were stating some bumpy seas but we set out of the Mission Bay jetties to some nice waters. We observed some bird activity near the drop-off, and found a...

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October 11, 2018

It was absolutely GORGEOUS on the Pacific ocean this morning! We observed many California sea lions on our way out of the channel. Once we exited the Mission Bay jetties, we were greeted with calm seas and glassy waters! We maneuvered around the...

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October 9, 2018

It was calm as can be on the ocean today! The predictions didn't look all that great but the seas were about as calm as it gets, with very little wind and blue skies. As we got about 2 miles outside the jetties we spotted a shiny round head...

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October 7, 2018

Common Dolphins and SHARKS..oh my! We had a great trip on The Pacific this morning, filled with ~400 Common Dolphins surrounding the boat in all directions! We approached the pod to find a very scattered and widespread group that extended for at...

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