July 27, 2021

We had two awesome trip aboard the Privateer! During the morning trip, we encountered multiple pods of dolphin everywhere we went! We had a total of ~400 Long-beaked Common dolphins and ~300 Short-beaked Common dolphins! Lots of babies sighted in all pods. During the...

Monday, July 26, 2021

The Privateer had a great day on water today with excellent conditions. We spent the day hanging out with over 500 Common dolphin today and even were able to find some Bottlenose dolphin. Naturalist, Tai

July 25, 2021

Smooth seas and fun times spent with dolphins! We had three great trips! Common dolphins were seen all throughout the day! We enjoyed watching them cruise beside us surf in our wake! Lots of babies in the mix! The sunset was gorgeous! AM: ~10 Long-beaked Common...

Saturday, July 24, 2021

Awesome day today!   Am: 80 long-beaked common dolphins, 20 offshore bottlenose dolphins, brown booby   PM: 50 long-beaked common dolphins, brown booby, 1 Bryde's whale   Sunset: 10 inshore bottlenose dolphins, 1,000+ long-beaked common...

July 23, 2021

Our sunset cruise was amazing! We enjoyed watching ~30 Offshore bottlenose dolphins breaching a porpoising along the drop-off. They zoomed up to the Privateer and hung out near the bow and surfed in our wake! Not too far away, we found a huge pod of ~200 Long-beaked...

Friday, July 23, 2021

We had beautiful conditions today on our morning and afternoon trips and found a minke whale, hundreds of short-beaked and long-beaked common dolphins, inshore and offshore bottlenose dolphins and had ourselves a real good time! -Ryan

July 22, 2021

We had a super fun time out in the Pacific! We hung out with Long-beaked Common dolphins and Short-beaked Common dolphins throughout the entire day! They were as so amazing to see all around the boat! We observed many cow/calf pairs cruising right beside us! We had...

Wednesday, July 21, 2021

On our one afternoon trip today the wildlife took us northwest. We found two pods of around 100 short-beaked common dolphins, a brown booby, and a pod of around 80 long-beaked common dolphins!   -Ryan
Friday, July 2, 2021

Friday, July 2, 2021

Throughout our morning and afternoon trips altogether we found 2 minke whales, ~300 long-beaked common dolphins, 45 offshore bottlenose dolphins, 5 inshore bottlenose dolphins, and a great white shark!   -Ryan

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Thursday, July 1, 2021

Thursday, July 1, 2021

On our afternoon and sunset trips combined today we found ~200 long-beaked common dolphins, 30 offshore bottlenose dolphins, various schools of feeding tuna, and 2 minke whales! -Ryan

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June 30, 2021

June 30, 2021

Flat, calm seas, and active wildlife made for a beautiful day whale watching! We set out to deeper water on both trips and encountered multiple species of toothed whale and 1 baleen whale! Over the course of the day, we found ~400 Short-beaked Common dolphins, ~150...

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June 29, 2021

June 29, 2021

We had a fun time cruising out in the Pacific. Passengers enjoyed the salty spray and fun Common dolphin activity! We observed 3 pods of Long-beaked Common dolphins totaling ~200 individuals in total. Lots of feeding activity seen along the drop-off! On our way back...

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Monday, June 28th, 2021

Monday, June 28th, 2021

Lots of Common dolphin out there in the ocean today. Scattered pods all over with lots of cow-calf pairs. A great day on Privateer out there.   Naturalist, Tai

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June 27, 2021

June 27, 2021

We had a great day off the coast as we headed out 10.5 miles from Mission Bay. Our guest encountered several hundred short and long beaked Common dolphins with tons of babies in the mix.   Common dolphins- 400   Naturalist Jaeny

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June 26, 2021

June 26, 2021

We enjoyed a swell-filled day on the water! The seas were rockin' and rollin' and the dolphins we sighted were lovin' it. We observed them surfing in the swell and also in our wake. We sighted a few cow/calf pairs in the mix! During the morning trip, we encountered...

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Friday, June 25, 2021 Sunset

Friday, June 25, 2021 Sunset

Our sunset trip had a beautiful sunset and various pods of feeding long-beaked common dolphins numbering somewhere around 200 altogether. -Ryan

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June 25, 2021

June 25, 2021

Happy Friday! Another incredible encounter with several hundred long beaked Common dolphins! They had so much energy as they were leaping, surfing and stampeding! Common dolphins-350 Naturalist Jaeny

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June 24, 2021

June 24, 2021

Everyone enjoyed a beautiful, splash-filled day on the Pacific! We hung out with Long-beaked Common dolphins all day! We encountered many feeding frenzies with lots of birds diving into the water. We hope to see you on the water soon!   Naturalist,...

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Jun 24, 2021

Jun 24, 2021

It was absolutely beautiful off the coast of San Diego. We had great visibility, traveled 8.5 miles and found a feeding frenzy of pelagic birds and Common dolphins. Common dolphins-100 Naturalist Jaeny

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June 23, 2021

June 23, 2021

It was a whale of a Wednesday off our coast of San Diego! We only headed out 6.5 miles to find multiple, giant Blue whales feeding up in the northwest! It was an incredible encounter as they were very surface active and even mugged us off our stern. Blues whales-4...

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