July 27, 2021

We had two awesome trip aboard the Privateer! During the morning trip, we encountered multiple pods of dolphin everywhere we went! We had a total of ~400 Long-beaked Common dolphins and ~300 Short-beaked Common dolphins! Lots of babies sighted in all pods. During the...

Monday, July 26, 2021

The Privateer had a great day on water today with excellent conditions. We spent the day hanging out with over 500 Common dolphin today and even were able to find some Bottlenose dolphin. Naturalist, Tai

July 25, 2021

Smooth seas and fun times spent with dolphins! We had three great trips! Common dolphins were seen all throughout the day! We enjoyed watching them cruise beside us surf in our wake! Lots of babies in the mix! The sunset was gorgeous! AM: ~10 Long-beaked Common...

Saturday, July 24, 2021

Awesome day today!   Am: 80 long-beaked common dolphins, 20 offshore bottlenose dolphins, brown booby   PM: 50 long-beaked common dolphins, brown booby, 1 Bryde's whale   Sunset: 10 inshore bottlenose dolphins, 1,000+ long-beaked common...

July 23, 2021

Our sunset cruise was amazing! We enjoyed watching ~30 Offshore bottlenose dolphins breaching a porpoising along the drop-off. They zoomed up to the Privateer and hung out near the bow and surfed in our wake! Not too far away, we found a huge pod of ~200 Long-beaked...

Friday, July 23, 2021

We had beautiful conditions today on our morning and afternoon trips and found a minke whale, hundreds of short-beaked and long-beaked common dolphins, inshore and offshore bottlenose dolphins and had ourselves a real good time! -Ryan

July 22, 2021

We had a super fun time out in the Pacific! We hung out with Long-beaked Common dolphins and Short-beaked Common dolphins throughout the entire day! They were as so amazing to see all around the boat! We observed many cow/calf pairs cruising right beside us! We had...

Wednesday, July 21, 2021

On our one afternoon trip today the wildlife took us northwest. We found two pods of around 100 short-beaked common dolphins, a brown booby, and a pod of around 80 long-beaked common dolphins!   -Ryan
Wednesday, July 14, 2021

Wednesday, July 14, 2021

It was another great day on the water! This morning we found 2 minke whales, ~30 offshore bottlenose dolphins, and a blue whale, and this afternoon we encountered an active pod of around 200 short-beaked common dolphins, a blue whale, lots of surface active bluefin...

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Tuesday, July 13, 2021

Tuesday, July 13, 2021

We headed northwest both trips today and found a blue whale and ~300 short-beaked common dolphins this morning and a Mola mola and ~500 short-beaked common dolphins in the afternoon -Ryan

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July 12, 2021

July 12, 2021

Fun times on the Privateer! We hung out with Common dolphins, Bottlenose dolphins, and a single Blue whale! The short-beaked Common dolphins in the morning trip were a blast! They were traveling fast down to the south. We saw many babies in the mix! The Offshore...

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Sunday, July 11, 2021

Sunday, July 11, 2021

All 3 trips today we had a blue whale! We also had hundreds of common dolphins both long-beaked and short-beaked... conditions were beautiful all day as well.   -Ryan

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July 10, 2021

July 10, 2021

Absolutely amazing day! We found a Blue whale and got to hang out with it all day! We saw numerous pods of Long-beaked Common dolphins too! All together, we had about ~350 across seven pods. Lots of babies were seen in the mix! Hope to see you on the next one!...

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Friday, July 9, 2021

Friday, July 9, 2021

Had two awesome trips today! This morning we had a Bryde's whale, purple striped jellies, a mola mola, long-beaked, short-beaked and bottlenose dolphins. This afternoon we had a pod of around 300 short-beaked common dolphins leaping all around us and a pod of around...

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July 8, 2021

July 8, 2021

We had a wonderful evening spent with ~500 Common dolphins! We had small pods of Long-beaked Common dolphins near shore, and big pods of Short-beaked Common dolphins at the drop-off and beyond. As always, they stole everyone's hearts by breaching, porpoising and...

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July 7, 2021

July 7, 2021

It was great day off the coast as we set out on a sold out trip aboard the Privateer! We encountered 2 pods with several hundred Common dolphins! Full of energy, riding the bow and lots of new little additions to the pod! On our way in, we found a Mola mola warming up...

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July 6, 2021

July 6, 2021

We had beautiful weather today off the coast of San Diego. On both of our tours (am and pm), we got to encounter a mega pod of Common dolphins with lots of cow calf pairs in the mix! Common dolphins-2,000 Naturalist Jaeny

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July 5, 2021

July 5, 2021

We were still celebrating today! We had two fun trips with lots sightings throughout the day. During the morning trip we found 3 pods of Long-beaked Common dolphins totaling~200 individuals. We found ourselves about 10-miles offshore and found a very active pod of...

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July 3, 2021

July 3, 2021

The Privateer made it's way out to calm seas and was able to find multiple pods of Bottlenose and Common dolphin. On our afternoon trip we encountered two Blue whales, one of which may have been a Fin whale hybrid!   Naturalist,   Tai

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July 2, 2021

July 2, 2021

Our dolphin sunset tour turned out be a rare sighting encountering Rissos's dolphins! They were socializing, hunting and leaping out of the water! We also saw a pod of Common dolphins in a feeding frenzy with many Pelagic birds.   Risso's dolphin- 30 Common...

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