October 23, 2018

Extending Our Whale Watch & Wildlife Tour to Extend the Amazement!

What an amazing day our trip was! Captain Brian and myself started our day out with no firm reports of whales, which is not unique for this time of year- it just means that we were even more determined to find some awesome things for our new friends on board to see! We worked our way up North,...Read more

October 20, 2018

Bigg's Killer Whales and a Minke Whale

Today was an awesome day out on the water! Our great group boarded M/V Sea Lion this afternoon and headed out east. Once we passed over to Rosario Strait we headed north to catch up with some Transient (also known as Bigg's Killer Whales) that we had reports of! We were so excited when we got on...Read more

July 14, 2018

Humpback, Minke Whales & Sea Lions!

Captain Gabe and I headed down to the docks early morning already with some reports of killer whales up North near Point Roberts. Although this is quite far from us, we thought we might be able to encounter these animals in time, so we got the guests on board and hurried up North! As we were...Read more

June 28, 2018

Orcas in the Strait of Juan de Fuca

Today we left Friday Harbor with reports of transient orcas in the southern part of Strait of Juan de Fuca near Port Townsend. We headed south of San Juan Island and came across the T137’s, a family of four mammal eating whales. When we first arrived we saw the whales enjoying some prey-sharing...Read more
sea lions on whale rocks with seagulls

June 27, 2018

Happy Hump Day!

Jordan | June 26, 2018 | M/V Sea Lion | 1:30 trip Another lovely day began with leaving Friday Harbor at our newly scheduled time of 1:30 pm. Captain Mike, Naturalist Erick and I headed south through the San Juan Channel and past Cattle Pass. A group of giant Steller sealions were crawling high up...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

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