September 20, 2020

We enjoyed a fabulous Sunset Dolphin/Whale Watch trip! We sighted three species of toothed whale: ~25 Short-beaked Common dolphin, and a mixed pod of 5 Offshore Bottlenose dolphin and 5 Risso's dolphin! Gorgeous seas and sunset topped off the evening! Naturalist,...

September 17, 2020

We had an amazing adventure out on the Pacific ocean today! We found ourselves 15-miles from Mission Bay, and hanging out with a huge pod of ~200 Short-beaked Common dolphins that were stampeding! On our way back in, a single Blue whale was sighted near the drop-off!...

September 11, 2020

We were seeing BLUE today aboard the Privateer! During the afternoon trip, we encountered ~100 Long-beaked Common dolphins, a single Minke whale, and FOUR BLUE WHALES! The Minke and Blue whales were sighted within 1/4-mile of each other! One Blue whale spout turned...

September 8, 2020

We were rockin' and rollin' out in the Pacific today! Guests had fun cruising out to the SW to find wildlife. We made it 14-miles from Mission Bay and found two incredibly active species of dolphins. We encountered ~300 Long-beaked Common dolphins and 75 Offshore...

September 6th, 2020

Sunday September 6th, 2020 PM   Our afternoon trip had absolutely amazing conditions out on the Pacific today. We were able to find 100+ Offshore Bottlenose dolphins that were not shy at all!   Naturalist,   Tai

September 5, 2020

Sightings for our AM trip: ~40 offshore bottlenose dolphins ~100 short-beaked common dolphins 1 smooth hammerhead shark!

September 4, 2020

We had an awesome day searching for wildlife! We found ourselves 12-miles Mission Bay and found an awesome trio of Minke whales! Two of them popped up right next to the boat! Inshore Bottlenose dolphins were sighted at the mouth of the Mission Bay jetties! We hope to...
August 3, 2020

August 3, 2020

Sightings for today: 150 long-beaked common dolphins 1 humpback whale (it breached!)

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August 1, 2020

August 1, 2020

Blue whale day on the Privateer! We found a Blue whale on both of our trips today! An awesome pod of ~150 Short-beaked Common dolphins were also sighted 8-miles from shore too! Join us tomorrow for another incredible day on the water!   Naturalist,...

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July 25, 2020

July 25, 2020

Sightings for two trips on this beautiful day:   500 common dolphins   1 blue whale (on each trip)   7 inshore bottlenose dolphins

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July 23, 2020

July 23, 2020

Oh BABY! We had an amazing TWO trips today! We found FOUR Blue whales, including a cow/calf pair! We got some incredible looks at their tall, columnar spouts and backs! One Blue whale even showed its flukes! We also found ~100 Long-beaked Common dolphins near the...

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July 21, 2020

July 21, 2020

Today's sightings:   - 1 Blue whale - 30 Offshore Bottlenose dolphin - 75 Long-beaked Common dolphin   Another awesome day with great wildlife sightings! Starting to see more and more Blue whales show up! Hope you can join us soon!   Naturalist,...

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July 18, 2020

July 18, 2020

Super fun evening spent with TWO Blue whales, and ~75 Short-beaked Common dolphins! The sunset was pretty awesome too! Hope to sea you on the water soon! Naturalist, Vanessa

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July 17, 2020

July 17, 2020

Blue skies, blue seas, and a BLUE WHALE! We found this beauty 10-miles from shore! It surfaced for breaths several times, with only 3 to 10-min dive times! It circled the area, near the continental shelf. On our way home, we found an amazing pod of ~30 Offshore...

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July 16, 2020

July 16, 2020

Today was a beautiful day! We had great sea conditions and visibility! We encountered three pods of Long-beaked Common dolphin, totaling ~130 individuals. They were very active with leaps and splashes all around the Privateer! Many little calves were seen next to mom...

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July 12, 2020

July 12, 2020

We enjoyed a phenomenal trip with sightings of:   A Trio of Blue whales ~50 Offshore Bottlenose dolphins ~100 Short-beaked Common dolphins   The Blue whales were being very social and interacting with one another, and then suddenly booked it to the west! The...

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Friday July 10, 2020

Friday July 10, 2020

  Sightings for today! PM Trip: 2 humpback whales! 400 long-beaked common dolphins! 20 offshore bottlenose dolphins! Sunset Trip: 600 long-beaked common dolphins 1 unforgettable sunset!  

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July 5, 2020

July 5, 2020

Non-stop Dolphin action! We sighted 3 separate pods of Long-beaked Common dolphins totaling about 100 individuals. We got out to 9 miles from shore and found another big pod of ~100 Short-beaked Common dolphins that were very active! Lots of bird activity all around....

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July 4, 2020

July 4, 2020

Sightings for today: 2 fin whales (cow/calf)! 100 long-beaked common dolphins

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