T046's near Victoria

March 7, 2019

Whales and Wildlife Spotted in the Salish Sea

Sarah | 03/07/2019 | M/V Sea Lion | 12:00pm Today we had a marvelous day exploring the Salish Sea. The day was full of wildlife and beautiful cloudscapes. This time of year we often do not have any reports when leaving Friday Harbor, but as we left the mouth of our protected home Captain Mike...Read more
T046's in Saratoga Passage

March 2, 2019

Bigg's Killer Whales in Saratoga Passage

Sarah | 03/02/2019 | M/V Sea Lion | 12:00pm Captain Mike and I had a whirlwind of a trip on Saturday that was so incredibly wonderful. Leaving the dock here in Friday Harbor there was a whisper of the potential of some whales spotted from shore far to our south. We decided that it was worth the...Read more
Killer whales surfacing

February 16, 2019

February Whales! Bigg's Killer Whales in Canadian Waters

Sarah | 02/16/2019 | 12:00pm | M/V Sea Lion Today we were treated to an amazing day on the water with great conditions and wonderful wildlife. Captain Mike and I left Friday Harbor and decided to head north. This time of year, the weather and sea conditions often create incredibly productive waters...Read more
Dog with San Juan Island Ferry

January 27, 2019

Dog Friendly Activities on San Juan Island

San Juan Island is not only an excellent place for people to visit, but it is great for your pooch too! From beaches to romp on to dog friendly patios, San Juan Island is a top destination for man’s best friend. Cora, my three-year-old Australian Shephard, and I have been living and recreating on...Read more
Killer Whales north of Friday Harbor, San Juan Island

October 7, 2018

We Found Killer Whales North of Friday Harbor, San Juan Island!

October 7- M/V Sea Lion- 12 PM Right before we left the dock we got a report that one of our kayak guides, Clai, had found whales in Spieden Channel. We headed that way and came across a group of whales looking for food. We got to see them make a quick kill. They were traveling at about 9 knots,...Read more