December 7, 2019

Despite some rain, the conditions on the ocean today were beautiful. We experienced very little swell and almost no wind. For our morning trip we headed north along the coast searching for any grey whale action before turning out to the west to check out the deeper...

December 6, 2019

Friday Cetacean! We had an amazing trip this morning. Our guest encountered long beaked Common dolphins! A very active, curious pod of about ~200 individuals! They were bow riding, leaping and showing courtship behavior. Quickly after, we encountered a Bryde's whale,...

December 5, 2019

Another beautiful day in sunny San Diego. We had superb conditions out on the water but unfortunately, we didn't see any cetaceans. Although, we had a rare and brief sighting of a Green sea turtle! it's only been a handful of times that we had an encounter like this...

The conditions on the water were smooth as could be today and we were able to find various small pods of Pacific white-sided dolphins throughout the trip. Straight out of the jetties we found our first toothed whales of the day; a small pod of 4-5 inshore bottlenose...

December 1, 2019

Happy December! We started a new month with a new friend! A boat-friendly Humpback Whale traveled beside us, surrounded by a mix of Common Dolphins and Pacific White-Sided Dolphins! The wildlife had clearly been circling food until our arrival, when everything (birds,...

November 30, 2019

FOUR different species of whales and dolphins were sighted today! The seas were calm and the visibility seemed endless! We could see the snow-capped mountains, Mexico and up the coast too! We found a couple of Inshore Bottlenose dolphins at the mouth of the jetties...

November 26, 2019

As we left on our trip today we weren't sure what kind of conditions to expect out there, as a 4-7 foot swell was predicted. But there was only one way to find out! We found the end of the jetties to be rolling, but it was high tide so the waves weren't too steep....

November 24, 2019

Hooray for humpbacks! Another two Humpback Whales were spotted moving up the San Diego coast and actively interacting with each other at the surface. We spotted them from FOUR miles ahead of us when one of them breached over and over again! They were much more mellow...

Sunday, August 17th

We really had to earn our whale views today, but we got 'em! Despite some bumpy seas, guests on our morning trip got to see two juvenile blue whales and guests on the afternoon trip saw three whales including one large adult that gave us a look at those giant tail...

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Saturday, August 16th

The whales are still here! We saw 4 blues today, with lots of fluking activity from one of them. We also saw about 300 common dolphins with a bunch of little baby dolphins mixed in the pod. Come out on a trip!

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Friday, August 15th

7 blue whales on the morning trip, and 4 in the afternoon! that's what we call an amazing day whale watching! We also saw pods of dolphins on both trips today, probably around 300 all together.

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Tuesday, August 12th

Today we saw 9 blue whales and over 1400 common dolphins between the 2 trips! Some of the whales decided to fluke, some of them came close to the boat, and some were cow/calf pairs. We had it all! The commons really gave us a show as well. Some were jumping 10 feet...

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Monday, August 11th

Blue whales were once again the order of the day. Guests on the morning cruise got to see two whales display their beautiful tail flukes when taking a deep dive; and on the afternoon cruise we got to watch a "little" blue whale with it's mom--yes--a cow/calf...

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Saturday, August 9th

Today we learned that patience really pays off! On both trips today we decided to sail into "whale territory" and simply turn of the engines and wait for the big blues to come to us. It worked like a charm! Both trips got exceptionally close encounters with these...

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Friday, August 8th

Dolphins and whales for everyone today! In the morning we found 400 common dolphins and four beautiful blue whales. In the afternoon we found a pod of roughly 200 common dolphins including several calves and got great looks at three more blue whales, one that popped...

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Wednesday, August 6th

Flukes! We had so many of them today from our blue whales. Check out the photos to see some of these that got guests oohing and aahing! We had 12 total blue whales today. Get on board!

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Tuesday, August 5th

Tuesday, August 5th

They're still here! Blue whales that is. We saw a total of 13 today between our 2 trips, with plenty of close viewing opportunities as these giants came up right beside the boat! We also saw about 800 common dolphins, and about 10 bottlenose dolphins as well. If you...

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Monday, August 4th

People often ask if its better to go out on the morning or afternoon cruise…..and I have to say they're both great! Guests today got to see at least four blue whales in the morning, plus a pod of 500 common dolphins; and afternoon guests saw five or six blue whales...

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Sunday, August 3rd

The clouds didn't stop our guests from getting incredible views of 6 blue whales, about 400 common dolphins, and 2 inshore bottlenose dolphins! It was an exciting day out at sea!

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