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Surprise whales in November in the San Juan Islands

[Naturalist Sarah – 11/04/2017 – M/V Sea Lion – 12:00pm] In November, there is no […]


The Amazing Whale Trifecta!

09/15/17 – M/V Sea Lion – 11 AM Charter After picking up our charter guests […]


A Surprise Minke Whale and Two Humpback Whales in the Strait

[Naturalist Erick D., M/V Kestrel, 9/5/17, 2:00PM]   For our second trip on Tuesday we […]

Humpback fluking up

A Whale of a Time in the Strait of Juan de Fuca

[Naturalist Sarah C. 8/28/17 M/V Sea Lion 1:30 departure] It’s the beginning of a scorching […]

Humpbacks and Minkes in the Strait of Juan de Fuca – Sparkling Seas!

Lauren Fritz, M/V Kestrel, 07/22/17, 2:00 pm Tour M/V Kestrel had a fabulous evening tour […]

Minke Whale and Birds Galore in the San Juan Islands

[7/8/17 ~ 11am KW Charter] Today we took the Kittiwake out for a classic San […]

Whale watching in the San Juan Islands

Deer Escapes Death in Friday Harbor

[6/11/2017- M/V Sea Lion- 1:30PM] You just never know what to expect on these trips! […]

Sunny and 75! Minke Whales near San Juan Island at Sunset

It was a clear, bluebird day in the Salish Sea as M/V Sea Lion motored […]


L pod Orcas fish off Salmon Bank and a Minke Whale says Hi!

Yesterday we got to take our fast boat out again! Captain Brian, myself, and a […]

Multiple minke whales at Salmon Bank

We meandered south this afternoon toward Salmon Bank, where there was a report of a […]