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...

May 5, 2019

It was a mighty fine day to be on the water for some whale watching! FOUR Fin Whales were spotted today, split evenly between each trip. Throughout the beginning of our morning trip, scattered groups of up to ~150 Common Dolphins covered a large area of water. Passing...

May 4, 2019

It was a gorgeous day full of Fin whale and Common dolphin action! Very soon after leaving the jetties, we sighted a pod of ~30 Long-beaked Common dolphins. They were slowly traveling to the north, but many of them zoomed over to check us out. We watched as they...

Monday May 12th

The large baleen whales eluded us, but we had visits from two different species of dolphins today and gorgeous weather conditions. First we met three playful inshore bottlenose dolphins before even leaving Mission Bay, then we got extended looks at a group of roughly...

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Saturday, May 10th

Another fabulous day out on the ocean! This morning we had lots and lots of common dolphins all around the boat, and our afternoon trip we were able to see three northbound gray whales. We keep waiting for our blue whales to show up. It could be any day now!

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Friday, May 9th

WOW! 14 gray whales today! Over 2,000 common dolphins! What a crazy day out there! It seems that there might be one last push from the gray whales on their northern migration. We had a few weeks with only minimal sightings, but today was definitely different! See you...

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Thursday, May 8th

A breaching juvenile gray whale right outside the Mission Bay Channel started today's cruise with a bang! The young whale breached six times! Heading further out, we came across a pod of 250 common dolphins, they thrilled guests with high jumps, tail slapping, and...

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Sunday, May 4th

Lots of whales today! We ended up with eight gray whales in total for the day! 2 on the morning trip, and 6 for our afternoon tour. We also saw about 400 common dolphins this morning. Above average seas made it a challenge, but we managed to make a great day of it!

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Saturday, May 3rd

Sorry friends, but we saw too many incredible things today to edit it down to just a couple of photos, so here's a TON for you to enjoy! This morning we saw 400 common dolphins and 60 offshore bottlenose dolphins that put on the show of a lifetime with their high...

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Friday, May 2nd

Whale! We finally found one today out at about 7 miles offshore. One lone minke gave us some pretty good looks. After that we saw about 300 common dolphins that were extremely playful and giving us a good show. Come join us out on the open ocean, perfect conditions!

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Thursday, May 1st

Fantastic conditions on the water today--could see from Ensenada to Orange County--calm seas, comfortable temperature, and well over 1,000 common dolphins. No baleen whales this morning, but there's always tomorrow!

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Wednesday, April 30th

Unfortunately, we were unable to make it out onto the water today, as the high winds made the seas extremely unsafe. We look forward to getting out there tomorrow!

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Tuesday, April 29th

Ocean calming down from weekend storm, and much more comfortable at sea than inland with the high temperatures today….and we did see dolphins….lots of common dolphins! Probably 800 on the morning trip and at least another 500 on the afternoon trip. Come out and join...

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Monday, April 28th

Good looks at offshore bottlenose and common dolphins today. We didn't spot any baleen whales on this morning's trip; perhaps a pause in the gray whale migration. Tomorrow is supposed to be really warm--come out with us and cool off!

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Friday, April 25th

There's a storm blowing in tonight, but we were able to squeeze in two action-packed trips before the winds arrive! On this morning's trip we saw about 400 common dolphins, two gray whales (a mom and calf), and the highlight of the day - about 20 Pacific white-sided...

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