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April 29, 2009

A Beautiful Wildlife-filled Spring Day!

Although there is still an early spring nip to the weather, it was a glorious day out on the water. After hearing word of a few Minke whales off of Cattle Point , towards Hein Bank, we headed south to catch some glipses of one of the true whales that inhabit the waters of the San Juan Islands (...Read more

June 4, 2008

Low Tide Critters

Over the weekend Tom, Joe & I paddled out on two 3-hour tours and were rewarded with fantastic wildlife sightings. That morning a number of critters like raccoons and a black fox had made their way down to the low tide line to paw at the exposed rocks in search of crabs and other tasty treats...Read more

January 30, 2008

thinking back on summer...

, Hi All, I was just looking back on some photos from this summer, and wanted to share my favorites with you. It was a happy few months spent guiding with SJS, and I look forward to returning to the islands soon. Summer on the water was beautiful -- complete with good weather, great laughter and...Read more

June 25, 2007

Eagles and Seals Galore!

On Friday I led a group of kayakers out of Roche Harbor for a three-hour tour. The wildlife was certainly out and about that day, as we saw about eight eagles all together on shore, where a presumably tasty meal was washed up. I've often seen a few pairs around the area, but never this many at the...Read more

August 29, 2006

unusual wind

Today San Juan Island experienced unusually high wind. We did take out both the 11 am and 1 pm whale watching boats. The resident whales were no where to be found. The transients were way north by Salt Spring Island. Still, everyone did have a good time, saw seals and sea birds and spent a...Read more

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