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May 21, 2017 – Humpback Whales, Seals & Sea Lions

May 21, 2017

It was a lovely morning as we set course on the Salish Sea, with many different boats on the water, all looking for tell tale signs of whales! Captains, crew and passengers scanned the surface of the water for misty blows, splashing or dark, shiny backs poking up above the water. We traveled southeast towards […]

September 24, 2016 – Transient Orcas

September 24, 2016

Fall has set in on the west coast, a time when calm waters prevail and whales abound! We were so fortunate to have transient killer whales so close to the city today! We only had to venture towards the Trial Island Lighthouse, where we met up with a large family of mammal-hunting orcas. The family […]

August 13, 2016 – Southern Resident Orcas & Humpback Whales

August 13, 2016

Saturday morning was spectacular, with sunny skies and really calm waters as we made our way west on the Juan de Fuca Strait. We passed by beautiful and rugged landscapes of Vancouver Island, then something else caught our attention. Triangular black dorsal fins started popping up! We found members of both J and L pod […]

6 Tag-Along Animals Who Might Join Your Whale Watching Trip

October 28, 2015

There are few animals that capture the imagination quite like the Orca Whale. Not only are we mesmerized by their intelligence, their family ties and their history, seeing an orca whale at play reminds us that despite a harsh environment, we all need to cut loose from time to time. One of the great things […]

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