November 20, 2020

Hooray for Humpbacks! We had two great tours today! During the PM trip we found a BREACHING humpback! It was blowing bubbles and hanging out with us for awhile. During the sunset trip, we found an awesome, interactive pod of ~15 Pacific white-sided dolphins. We zoomed...

October 29, 2020

It was an amazing day with gorgeous, flat, calm, and glassy sea conditions! We got lucky and found two pods of Common dolphins: one pod of ~50 Long-beaked and one pod of ~50 Short-beaked Common dolphins! We could see the pods completely surrounding us and swimming...

October 25, 2020

We had such a great time on the water this evening! We encountered a pod of ~20 Long-beaked Common dolphins, and a pod of ~75 Short-beaked Common dolphins. We saw plenty of calves that approached the vessel. Many dolphins launched out of the water all around us! The...

October 23, 2020

We enjoyed an amazing day out in the Pacific ocean hanging out with two species of toothed whales! During the afternoon trip, we encountered ~200 Short-beaked Common dolphins. Lots of calves and such amazing acrobatics! One Common dolphin had a remora fish on it and...

October 20, 2020

It was a gorgeous evening on the water! We encountered an awesome pod of ~40 Short-beaked Common dolphins. They were pretty active jumping out of the water! Lots of calves were seen in the mix! The sunset was beautiful too! Come join us for a great evening on the...

October 14, 2020

Oh baby! We had an awesome day spent with a big pod of ~150 Long-beaked Common dolphins that had many cow/calf pairs in the mix! Amazing behaviors were witnessed as they were very acrobatic and even took off in a stunning stampede! While picking up mylar balloons, a...

October 13, 2020

It was an amazing evening on the water! We had great visibility and smooth seas! We encountered some awesome wildlife too! A curious Minke whale graced us with its presence out along the drop-off. A pod of ~10 Long-beaked Common dolphins passed by at the same time! On...

October 12, 2020

Headed out with a little wind ruffling conditions, but that didn't stop us from finding around 400 Short-beaked common dolphins!  
April 17, 2019

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...

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April 16, 2019

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...

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April 15, 2019

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...

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April 14, 2019

April 14, 2019

What a great way to wrap up the weekend! If ever there was a shortage of Fin Whales, it sure wasn't today! On the morning trip, we spotted a single Fin Whale that turned out to be TWO Fin Whales, swimming within a small square area of one another. We got fantastic...

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April 13, 2019

April 13, 2019

The second largest whale in the world, the Fin whale stole our hearts today! We were so lucky in finding Fin whales on both trips! During the morning trip, we journeyed west toward deeper water. Once we reached the drop-off a pod of ~30 Common dolphins were sighted...

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April 11, 2019

April 11, 2019

Man, was it good to be back on the water for a FIN-tastic day of sightings! Fin Whales made quite the appearance off San Diego today and were spotted on both trips. In the morning, we observed a trio of circling Fin Whales that showed us some astounding friendliness....

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April 4, 2019

April 4, 2019

Mondays aren't so bad when you're in the middle of a feeding frenzy! One of the Humpback Whales that has frequented the San Diego coast for over one month was relocated off La Jolla this morning. It foraged on large schools of anchovies nearby Common Dolphins and...

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April 7, 2019

April 7, 2019

Where do we even begin?! Today was SPECTACULAR! Common Dolphins were in high abundance and we spotted FOUR SPECIES of baleen whale! On the morning trip, we passed through numerous small pods of Common Dolphins until we caught up with a pair of northbound Gray Whales!...

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April 6, 2019

April 6, 2019

Super Cetacean Saturday is here once again! We encountered a Fin whale and Common dolphins on both of our trips today! We haven't seen a Fin whale in months, so we were ecstatic when sighted. Fin whales are a cosmopolitan species, and can be seen anytime here in San...

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April 5, 2019

April 5, 2019

Our FIRST BLUE WHALE of the 2019 season has been sighted!!! On top of that we sighted numerous pods of Common dolphins, and an interesting and rare sighting of pinniped species! To start off our trip this morning, a handful of Inshore Bottlenose dolphins greeted us at...

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April 4, 2019

April 4, 2019

Sunshine, dolphins and balloons, oh my! It was a great day to be on the water. The ocean was calm and our visibility was impeccable. We could see all the way to San Clemente island by the afternoon! While equipped with such great visibility, dolphins were spotted with...

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April 2, 2019

April 2, 2019

We enjoyed beautiful seas, skies and sightings today! Our first sighting was a small, but fun pod of ~15 Common dolphin that met us just outside the Mission Bay jetties. They were seen all around, popping up beside us. Some zoomed to the bow to surf the pressure wave,...

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