May 11, 2019

Humpback Hurrah!

M/V Sea Lion | May 11, 2019 | Naturalist Alexandria What a great day we had today out on the water! Captain Pete, Erick and myself all hit the water with no firm reports of whales, but as we headed north up San Juan Channel we heard of some Humpbacks that had been seen up in Boundary Pass! We were...Read more

May 7, 2019

Gray-t Whales and "Steller" Sea Lions!

Piper | 05/07/2019 | M/V Sea Lion | 12:00 Even though it's still early season, the sun shone today like a warm summer afternoon and the skies were so clear we could even see Mt Rainier as Captain Gabe and I led the M/V Sea Lion out of the marina, where we had an early bald eagle sighting, and south...Read more
Dall's Porpoise

April 17, 2019

A Day with Dall’s Porpoise

Alexandria | Wednesday, April 17, 2019 | 12:00 | M/V Sea Lion Today on our trip onboard M/V Sea Lion we were treated to some great looks at some Dall Porpoise off Cattle Point. We had just hung out and checked out some very fun Steller Sea Lions that were hauled out at Whale Rocks, when we were...Read more

April 16, 2019

Amazing Day out on the Water with Fantastic Looks at the T123s!

Alexandria | Tuesday April 16, 2019 | 12:00 | M/V Sea Lion What an absolutely amazing trip! Today was quite the day! When we hit the water this afternoon we were very excited to have two reports of orcas within our range. The first was a bit up north and the second was south of us. We decided to...Read more
Bigg's Orcas

April 15, 2019

Bigg's Killer Whale Family, T65A's, Hunts in San Juan Channel!

Erick | Monday, April 15, 2019 | M/V Sea Lion | 12:00 The Spring BLOOM has arrived! Noooo I don’t mean all the wildflowers blooming on all the prairies around the islands (well, they are blooming too). I’m talking about the phytoplankton and zooplankton! Every spring once daylight hours hit a...Read more
Orcas surfacing

April 11, 2019

Orcas Squared!

Alexandria | Thursday, April 11, 2019 | 12:00 | M/V Sea Lion Today we had an awesome day on the water! It was so awesome that we got to hang out with our group of orcas not once, but twice! When we loaded onto M/V Sea Lion we were very excited to see what the day had in store. We met up in the...Read more

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