September 29, 2018

Orcas Not Far From Friday Harbor

September 29- M/V Kestrel- 2:00 pm It was a beautiful day out on the water! We had some of our well-known transient orcas just North of Lopez Island. We left Friday Harbor and headed that direction. We watched as the T65A’s finished up a harbor seal meal. We even got to see them do a few spyhops!...Read more

August 26, 2018

Transient Orcas on the North Side of San Juan Island

August 26- M/V Sea Lion- 1:30 pm We left the dock at Friday Harbor and North towards a report of a few transient orcas. We decided to spend some time at Spieden island to look for some of our other wildlife. We got to see some bald eagles, harbor seal, and some introduced sheep. After getting our...Read more

August 2, 2018

Bald Eagle Party|7/21/18| 5:30 pm

Leaving the harbor with a full boat Captain Mike, Alexandria and myself were excited to get out on the water and see what orcas were hanging around the San Juan Channel! It’s really a treat and a weight off our shoulders when the whales are right outside the harbor since sometimes we must travel...Read more

July 7, 2018

Humpback melody

Captain Pete, naturalist Alexandria and myself and were taking off for our second trip of the day along with our joyful guests that were ready to be out on the water. We had heard some other boats had found a humpback on the West side of San Juan and were hoping to get a look at it on this trip. We...Read more

July 3, 2018

Bigg's Killer Whales on the Hunt

Captain Brian and I arrived at the docks this morning with no reports of any whales in our area. Both hopeful that we would be able to find our own animals on this rainy and gray morning, we gathered our excited guests and headed out the harbor. As soon as we left the harbor, a couple of killer...Read more

June 22, 2018

Humpbacks Near San Juan Island

It was humpback whales galore today near Friday Harbor. We saw one humpback whale just outside of the harbor in San Juan Channel. We then decided to head south and stop to see some harbor seals and Steller’s sea lions at whale rocks. Steller’s spend their summers on the coast and up in Alaska for...Read more

June 16, 2018

Friday Harbor Orcas!

Headed out of Friday Harbor on a summer-like June day after a pretty rainy and moody month, we were finally getting a taste of that hot summer sun! The breeze in the harbor was warm and the water calm and clear. Captain Mike, naturalist Piper and myself headed north for the San Juan Channel to look...Read more

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