January 26, 2017

We aren't sure if there could be a better way to kick off the weekend than watching BREACHING whales and non-stop cetacean action!! What a spectacular morning on the water. Our passengers and crew were lucky enough to see FOURTEEN southbound...

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January 25, 2018

The Pacific was full of surprises today! EIGHT southbound Gray Whales were spotted throughout our two separate trips. We kicked started the day by briefly observing one southbound Gray Whale that hugged the coast right outside the jetties. It...

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January 24, 2018

Gray Whales surfaced left and right this morning! We spotted SIX southbound Gray Whales today and were able to observe five of them. We spent most of our viewing time with an enormous pair that exhibited giant spouts and raised their flukes with...

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January 23, 2018

You never know what you will see when you're out on the ocean! The day was full of surprises as we watched wildlife in all their beauty. To start off the morning trip, we watched a single Gray whale make its way down the coastline toward the...

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January 22, 2018

Fun times aboard the Privateer! We had encounters with both toothed and baleen whales today. We started our trip out with a feeding frenzy that included ~15 Pacific white-sided dolphins, four California sea lions, and several birds that were...

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January 21, 2018

We were rockin' and rollin' aboard the Privateer on this beautiful Sunday. Sea conditions were pretty bumpy as the swell ranged from 5-6 feet and random big waves at 10-feet! That didn't stop us from finding and watching whales and dolphin...

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January 18, 2018

The offshore conditions were in our favor this morning and we were treated to some great visibility throughout the day! While we were slowly cruising along the Gray Whale highway, we briefly and distantly observed three southbound Gray Whales....

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January 17, 2018

We rocked and rolled ourselves into some fantastic sightings this morning! After a very bumpy exit from the channel, the Pacific smoothed out to surprise us with some great conditions. We traveled up the coast to find a few scattered Pacific...

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January 16, 2018

Ooh baby! We had a great day aboard the Privateer. Guests were happy to see cow/calf pairs in each of our different sightings today! We started our single trip out with some toothed whales. We first encountered a scattered pod of ~30 Common...

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January 15, 2018

Passengers aboard the Privateer had a jam-packed day full of marine mammals! During the morning trip, we set out to the Pacific and encountered a very thick fog bank rolling toward the coast. Despite the limited visibility, we managed to find a...

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January 14, 2018

It was an incredible day aboard the Privateer! We had encounters from both toothed and baleen whales today. During the morning trip, we sighted a single southbound migrating Gray whale. We got great looks as it moved in toward the coast. We...

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January 13, 2018

We're on the highway of...Gray Whales! TWENTY GRAY WHALES passed by San Diego during our two trips today! Although we only approached a few of the many individuals we spotted, we counted twenty whales either in close proximity to the boat or in...

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