Monday May 30 2016

9:00am- Our “scouts”from Daveys Locker were the first on the scene this morning, and Capt. Mike on the Nautilus gave us directions to a humpback whale to start! We got some great looks as this whale traveled out to sea …

Sunday May 29 2016

Brief summary tonight, very tired! It was one of the best days so far this year. We saw some things today off Newport Beach that we have never seen before- multiple lunge feeding humpbacks. We had lots of whales and …

Saturday May 28 2016

9:00am- It pays to have friends on the water! Our buddies Mark and Royce sent us a text message before we left the dock letting us know of a humpback and minke whale, plus hundreds of dolphins 6 miles straight …

May 27 2016

9:00am- Calm seas and cloudy skies greeted us this morning, great conditions for finding animals! After we finished a Coastal Tour we started to head offshore. At first it was slow going! We only had 3 dolphins to start with. …

Wednesday May 25 2016

Just an 11:30am trip today. Before we left Capt. Kane on the Ocean Explorer let us know that on his previous trip he didn’t find much life, so we went the opposite direction, west towards Catalina Island. It was slim …

Tuesday May 24 2016

9:00am- We were the first boat out, and so it was up to Capt. Ryan to start things off! The birds have been the give away, and so after we finished our Coastal Tour for the first 30 minutes we …

Monday May 23 2016

11:30am- More wind today but that didn’t stop us! Capt Ryan pointed straight out towards Catalina, and within 15 minutes we found a small pod of common dolphin that were quite playful. A good start. We kept pushing out to …

Sunday May 22 2016

9:00am- A beautiful start to the day with some light winds. We headed straight out to around the 4 mile mark- hundreds upon hundreds of common dolphin. We then spotted a Minke whale – the first we had seen in …

Saturday May 21 2016

9:00am: Captain Devo on the Ocean Explorer was already out, and let us know of a humpback whale 7 miles offshore of Newport Beach. We had nice weather and zoomed out there in no time. There were, as has been …

Friday May 20 2016

Yikes! Lots of wind today. We delayed our 9:00am departure for an hour in hopes that it would subside, but it kept getting stronger. We went out anyway, knowing it could be a short trip. Thankfully our friends at Daveys …