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October 14, 2018

A Perfect Sunny Day with a Beautiful Humpback!

What an absolutely beautiful day it was out on the water today! We began out trip this afternoon aboard M/V Sea Lion collecting as a group onbaord and talking about some of the Wildlife we were hoping to see in the area. Captain Pete and myself were very excited because we had a report of a...Read more

October 13, 2018

Orca "Play Pen"

Guests aboard M/V Sea Lion were treated to the most perfect afternoon! As we departed and headed north up San Juan Channel we had reports of 3 Biggs Killer Whales (also known as Transient Orcas) around Spieden and Stuart Island. It turned out to be T65A2 and T65A4 as well as T049A2. This group of...Read more
Stellar Sea Lion near San Juan Island

October 10, 2018

Harbor Seals and Steller Sea Lions

Today on this sunny trip we got to see some awesome pinnipeds! We started our day off by getting to see celebrity Harbor Seal, Popeye, before we even left the docks of Friday Harbor! As we headed out we were treated to even more adorable "rock sausages" as we passed through the cactus islands...Read more
Humpback Whale Watching Near Seattle

October 8, 2018

Humpback North of San Juan Island

October 8- M/V Sea Lion- 12 PM Today we left Friday Harbor with no reports of wildlife in our area. So we headed out and started searching North of San Juan Island. We saw a lot of harbor porpoise while in transient. Thankfully we spotted a spout off in the distance. Captain Mike headed that way...Read more