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...

Saturday, February 23, 2019

It was an awesome time on the water! The visibility and sea conditions were fantastic! During the morning, we sighted Gray whales, Common dolphins and Pacific white-sided dolphins. The Gray whale encounter was AMAZING! We watched as a northbound migrating pair rolled...

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February 13, 2019

The incoming storm held off just long enough to fit in some amazing sightings before closing shop for a few days. We are scheduled to be back on the water this Friday and we're close to selling out, so don't miss your opportunity to go whale watching! We found FIVE...

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February 12, 2019

In describing our day on the water, Gray Whale Galore would be a serious understatement! Gray Whales, Pacific White-Sided Dolphins and Common Dolphins made exciting appearances throughout the two trips we embarked on today. Starting off with the morning trip, one half...

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February 11, 2019

It was a beautiful day spent on the Pacific ocean! We set out of the Mission Bay jetties and went north along the coast. Along the way, we encountered a pod of about ~10 Pacific white-sided dolphins! They seemed to be milling about in an area where birds were present....

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February 10, 2019

Gray whales, Common dolphins and Pacific white-sided dolphins were sighted on our single trip today! We observed a total of three southbound migrating whales! The first one was being elusive but eventually swam beside us, allowing for passengers some great looks, even...

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February 9, 2019

It might as well be fluke-day today! We spotted numerous Gray Whales throughout a total of six hours on the water, most of which were what we like to call flukers. Five southbound Gray Whales were observed on the morning trip while we found a pair this afternoon. On...

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February 8, 2019

Another storm has finally passed and the conditions were perfect this morning! we experienced the last of the bumps yesterday and the crew is crossing fingers for a long stretch of clear skies and calm seas. Although it may be a little misty tomorrow, we expect...

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February 7, 2019

We LOVE Gray whale season! Today, we had multiple sightings of Gray whales, Common dolphins, and Pacific white-sided dolphins throughout the day! During the morning, we encountered a total of seven Gray whales. All but one were headed southbound. Our single northbound...

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February 1, 2019

Happy February! We're starting a new month with a bang and multiple Gray Whales! We spotted four southbound Gray Whales this morning, including one juvenile and a trio of two adults on either side of a smaller individual. During at least one surfacing, every single...

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January 31, 2019

It was a thrilling Thursday aboard the Ohana! We had guests from Valley Center Elementary join us for an epic trip. We left the Mission Bay jetties, and went north along the coastline. We got to Pacific Beach and sighted a spout! Once we got up to its location, two...

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January 30, 2019

Today we encountered SEVENTEEN Gray whales on our single 3-hour trip! This was the most Gray whales we have seen in one day during the 2018-2019 Gray whale season! Not to mention, we sighted more spouts out in the distance that we didn't catch up with. To start our...

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January 29, 2019

Due to the thickest fog we've experienced in a long while, we could only make it out for one trip this morning. Valley Center Elementary School joined us as we cruised over a glassy ocean and through a relentless fog bank. Despite the conditions, we spotted few...

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