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!  
August 6, 2020

August 6, 2020

Feeding Frenzies for both trips today! We found ~500 Long-beaked Common dolphins feeding on anchovies! There were about 20 California sea lions also joining the buffet. In the afternoon, we got lucky and sighted a Minke whale surface around the activity. Mola mola's...

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August 4, 2020

August 4, 2020

Super fun dolphin day! We enjoyed watching a pod of ~50 Long-beaked Common dolphins that were traveling to the south. They hung out with us as they bow-rode the Privateer and cruised right beside us. We found ourselves 10-miles from shore and encountered a pod of ~30...

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August 3, 2020

August 3, 2020

Sightings for today: 150 long-beaked common dolphins 1 humpback whale (it breached!)

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August 1, 2020

August 1, 2020

Blue whale day on the Privateer! We found a Blue whale on both of our trips today! An awesome pod of ~150 Short-beaked Common dolphins were also sighted 8-miles from shore too! Join us tomorrow for another incredible day on the water!   Naturalist,...

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July 25, 2020

July 25, 2020

Sightings for two trips on this beautiful day:   500 common dolphins   1 blue whale (on each trip)   7 inshore bottlenose dolphins

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July 23, 2020

July 23, 2020

Oh BABY! We had an amazing TWO trips today! We found FOUR Blue whales, including a cow/calf pair! We got some incredible looks at their tall, columnar spouts and backs! One Blue whale even showed its flukes! We also found ~100 Long-beaked Common dolphins near the...

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July 21, 2020

July 21, 2020

Today's sightings:   - 1 Blue whale - 30 Offshore Bottlenose dolphin - 75 Long-beaked Common dolphin   Another awesome day with great wildlife sightings! Starting to see more and more Blue whales show up! Hope you can join us soon!   Naturalist,...

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July 18, 2020

July 18, 2020

Super fun evening spent with TWO Blue whales, and ~75 Short-beaked Common dolphins! The sunset was pretty awesome too! Hope to sea you on the water soon! Naturalist, Vanessa

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July 17, 2020

July 17, 2020

Blue skies, blue seas, and a BLUE WHALE! We found this beauty 10-miles from shore! It surfaced for breaths several times, with only 3 to 10-min dive times! It circled the area, near the continental shelf. On our way home, we found an amazing pod of ~30 Offshore...

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July 16, 2020

July 16, 2020

Today was a beautiful day! We had great sea conditions and visibility! We encountered three pods of Long-beaked Common dolphin, totaling ~130 individuals. They were very active with leaps and splashes all around the Privateer! Many little calves were seen next to mom...

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July 12, 2020

July 12, 2020

We enjoyed a phenomenal trip with sightings of:   A Trio of Blue whales ~50 Offshore Bottlenose dolphins ~100 Short-beaked Common dolphins   The Blue whales were being very social and interacting with one another, and then suddenly booked it to the west! The...

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Friday July 10, 2020

Friday July 10, 2020

  Sightings for today! PM Trip: 2 humpback whales! 400 long-beaked common dolphins! 20 offshore bottlenose dolphins! Sunset Trip: 600 long-beaked common dolphins 1 unforgettable sunset!  

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