April 22, 2019

Another beautiful day in sunny San Diego! We started our trip with a quick encounter with 3 Inshore Bottlenose dolphins as we were exiting the jetties. As we went further west, we ran into several pods of Common dolphins that were jumping, bow riding, hunting and even...

April 21, 2019

We're wrapping up a fantastic weekend with another day filled with Fin Whales and Common Dolphins! On our first trip of the day, one pair of Fin Whales gave us the slip after a short attempt at observing them. We instead, found a much more boat-friendly Fin Whale that...

April 20, 2019

Whale Watching in San Diego is where its at! We had an incredible day observing both baleen whales and toothed whales out in the Pacific ocean. During both trips, we sighted multiple Fin whales, the second largest whale in the world! During the morning trip, we set...

April 19, 2019

Wow what a day, the fin whales are still here and abundant! On the morning trip we had 2 fin whales about 7-8 miles out just off the drop off. They were likely feeding on pelagic red crab as we were seeing it below about 150 feet down on the fish finder. After leaving...

April 18, 2019

We're already catching the weekend vibes as we approach Friday with some great sightings under our belts! The Common Dolphin activity was high today and the humpbacks are back in town! On our first trip of the day, ~140 Common Dolphins were seen surrounding the boat...

April 17, 2019

Fin Fluke Wednesday! What an incredible, rare, unique encounter we had this morning! It took a bit of time to find a QUAD of the second largest whale in the world, Fin whales! Among this encounter our crew and guest got to see a rare moment in time; a Fin whale raise...

April 16, 2019

We have become huge Fin whale fans! They are so amazing to see in all their massiveness! We had two great trips with Fin whales sighted on both. We had a great start to our morning trip, with a feeding frenzy of a variety of seabirds and Common dolphins! Some took...

April 15, 2019

It may be Monday but we're still feeling the weekend vibes, thanks to the amazing wildlife we were able to enjoy! After a 24-hour Common Dolphin dry-spell, we were happy to have them back in full force this morning. Prior to encountering ~100 Common Dolphins on our...

May 15, 2018

It hard not to enjoy a day on the water with THREE different species of baleen whale! Our morning trip was filled with action from start to finish. Upon our exit from the channel, we spotted two scattered handfuls of Common Dolphins that were...

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May 13, 2018

The entire day was filled with BLUE. A sunny, blue sky along with clear, blue water made for a perfect day of BLUE WHALE watching. Our first sighting of the morning was an unforgettable one..a Blue Whale was spotted ~5.7 miles southwest of Point...

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May 12, 2018

We were BLOW-n away by the wildlife today! Common Dolphins and BLUE WHALES made for another SUPER CETACEAN SATURDAY! We encountered Long-Beaked AND Short-Beaked Common Dolphins on BOTH trips, in addition to observing the same Blue Whale...

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May 10, 2018

We were rockin' and rollin' aboard The Ohana this morning! We took our sister vessel out for a whale watch and had some fairly good luck spotting wildlife, despite the conditions. Upon our exit from the Mission Bay channel, we encountered a...

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May 6, 2018

BIG waves and BIG whales were seen on this Sunday Funday! We were so lucky to observe the largest animal on the planet! Not only did we see one BLUE whale, but we believe there may have been three or four individuals in the area! We got to see...

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May 5, 2018

We're still seeing BLUE!!! The Blue Whales (yes, plural!) are sticking around and we are LOVING it. Passengers on both of our trips were lucky enough to encounter multiple individuals milling around the same general area. TWO Blue Whales were...

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May 4, 2018

BLUE WHALE FRIYAY!!! We got incredibly lucky in finding the largest animal on the planet today! We found the same individual we have been seeing for the last few weeks. The Blue whale has been hanging out in ~300 feet of water, outside of...

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May 3, 2018

The guests on the Ohana had a whale of a time on our tour today! We ventured out to the NW and while in ~250 feet of water, we sighted a huge, columnar spout! This huge spout belonged to an ~85-ft BLUE whale! We were so lucky to see the largest...

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April 29, 2018

GUADALUPE FUR SEAL ALERT. Unfortunately, the conditions weren't too favorable for whale watching today but we did our very best to spot signs of wildlife. In addition to some California Sea Lions and numerous species of sea birds, we encountered...

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April 28, 2018

We couldn't call it SUPER CETACEAN SATURDAY without the largest animal on planet Earth. That's right...it was another exciting day of BLUE WHALE watching! The same individual (confirmed by dorsal fin photo ID) that was spotted yesterday morning...

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April 27, 2018

No one had the BLUES today on this FIN-tastic Friday!!! It was another great day on the water, filled with exciting Common Dolphin action, a FIN WHALE sighting AND the second BLUE WHALE sighting of the year! We cruised through hundreds of Common...

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April 26, 2018

A day spent with Common Dolphins is anything but common! We encountered both Long-Beaked AND Short-Beaked Common Dolphins this morning. The Long-Beaked were fairly mellow, although they showed clear indication of foraging behavior and even...

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