August 18, 2019

Feeding frenzies, acrobatics, and sunshine! We enjoyed two wonderful trips on the Pacific ocean! We sighted Inshore Bottlenose dolphins on our way out of the Mission Bay jetties this morning. They were actively hunting, exhibiting some fast movements. We found another...

August 17, 2019

We had non-stop action today aboard the Privateer! We observed many toothed whales on both of our trips! We started the morning trip with a pod of ~10-15 Inshore Bottlenose dolphins at the mouth of the jetties. We continued out and found numerous pods of Long-beaked...

August 16, 2019

The non-stop cetacean action we enjoyed on our trips yesterday carried through this morning! We found "Twitch" the Humpback Whale, on his/her typical shenanigans of following pods of Common Dolphins and mugging our boat! Up to ~200 Common Dolphins were spotted around...

August 15, 2019

Boy, do we love the summer weather offshore! Although it may be cloudier than usual lately, this summer has treated us to some fabulous sea conditions. On our morning whale watch, we never once lost sight of Common Dolphins! We passed through countless pods until...

August 14, 2019

We could never get tired of meeting up with "Twitch" (informally known as) the Humpback Whale and his/her typical companions, the Common Dolphins! A few miles from the Mission Bay area, we found ourselves in the middle of hundreds of Common Dolphins and our favorite...

August 12, 2019

What a day to be on the boat and searching for wildlife! Our entire day was filled to the brim with non-stop cetacean action. Our first trip of the day was saturated with toothed whales of two different species! TWO separate pods of Offshore Bottlenose Dolphins...

August 11, 2019

Every time we go out to the Pacific, we never know what we will encounter which makes whale watching so much fun! During the morning trip, we headed west and found the same juvenile humpback we have been seeing for a couple months now. We have unoffically named it...

August 10, 2019

We witnessed evidence of how truly biodiverse the San Diego area is today as we encountered FIVE different cetacean species throughout the span of two trips! Three different species of toothed whale made an appearance this morning, including ~30 Risso's Dophins, ~50...

July 21, 2019

Sunday Funday! Today was filled with unique sightings! On our first trip, we saw Bubbles, our famous Blue whale who blows bubbles as she goes into a deep dive. She popped up right next to us giving us a close encounter. As we headed towards Mission Bay, we were...

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July 20, 2019

Our day was filled with rarities! On each of our two trips today, we spotted a rare treat for San Diego whale watchers. On the morning trip, a BRYDE'S WHALE circled our boat, swam upside down and blew bubbles beside us in one of the best Bryde's encounters we have...

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July 19, 2019

It was an amazing day on the water!! We had an epic encounter with a Blue whale that was super boat friendly! We sighted Common dolphins all day long, giving us a total of ~275 in all. We encountered a small pod of Risso's dolphins and a few Inshore Bottlenose...

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July 18, 2019

Thursday, July 18, 2019 We had an incredible day full of wildlife! We encountered hundreds of Common dolphins, a Blue whale, a Humpback whale and a Minke whale today! During the afternoon, we journeyed out to deeper water and found a long stretch of ~200 Common...

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July 17, 2019

We saw BLUE today! If you thought the Blue Whales were gone, think again! We spotted one Blue Whale and countless Common Dolphins throughout our morning trip. We were shocked to find a northbound traveling Blue Whale off the tip of Point Loma and followed it in its...

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July 16, 2019

Tuesday, July 16, 2019 We enjoyed a great time on the Pacific Ocean! We encountered a humpback whale, Common dolphins, and Offshore Bottlenose dolphins on our trips today! During the morning, we encountered several small pods of Common dolphins that totalled to ~100!...

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July 15, 2019

We took a private charter out this afternoon for a Humpback Whale filled adventure! Once again, we relocated our favorite new summer resident off of Point Loma and witnessed it breach beside us. This juvenile Humpback Whale doesn't appear to be going anywhere, anytime...

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July 14, 2019

It's not just dolphins and whales we look for out on the Pacific, we look for all kinds of marine life, including fish! On any one of our given tours you have the opportunity to spot the largest bony fish in our waters: the Mola Mola or Ocean Sunfish. These giants...

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July 13, 2019

The ocean was teeming with life today! Our morning trip saw nearly 1,000 common dolphins, and our afternoon trip found our resident Humpback Whale...we cant wait to see what the ocean holds for us tomorrow!

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July 12, 2019

Feeding Frenzy Friday!!! We enjoyed multiple sightings of Minke whales, Humpback whales, and Common dolphins! They were seen feeding out in deeper water on both trips. We could see birds diving into the water in one spot, and Common dolphins were seen chasing and...

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July 11, 2019

It was a fantastic day full of wildlife! This time of year we venture out to deeper water and we had some great sightings of both baleen and toothed whales! During the morning, we found a scattered pod of Common dolphins that came over to check us out! We continued to...

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July 10, 2019

We can't come up with anything better than being surrounded by surface active Offshore Bottlenose Dolphins on a sunny, calm day! A pod of ~50-70 bottlenose completely stole our attention today, just a few miles north of the border. I'm between instances of foraging...

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