SOUTHERN RESIDENT ORCAS AND HUMPBACK WHALES

August 4, 2017

AUGUST 8 2017 – The southern resident killer whales of L-pod was on the move this morning and they traveled west out in the Strait of Juan de Fuca. We followed them passed Race Rock lighthouse. Close look of our favorite L92 “Crewser” one of the big males in L-pod. In …

BIGG’S ORCAS

August 2, 2017

AUGUST 2 2017 – We finally had orcas again after a couple of days with no orcas sightings, one pod of Bigg’s transient orcas decided to travel by Victoria. They got picked up towards the east in the morning and continued their travel throughout the day and turned and headed …

HUMPBACK WHALES AND DALL’S PORPOISE

August 1, 2017

AUGUST 1 2017 – We saw humpback whales and Dall’s porpoises on today’s tours. Dall’s porpoise is a small black and white cetacean that we saw regularly a couple of years ago, so it was very nice to see them again on today’s tours. They are often seen in mix …

HUMPBACK WHALES AND A SHARK!

July 31, 2017

JULY 31 2017 – Wonderful day with a lot of wildlife. We saw humpback whales on all of our tours and plenty of marine life like seals, sea lions, birds and much more. We even saw a small shark in the afternoon! “Harry” the sea otter! For more pictures visit our Facebook …

PLAYFUL HUMPBACK WHALE

July 30, 2017

JULY 30 2017 – Nature can surprise you anytime! We had a difficult task in front us today with strong winds and high swells. When we needed it the most the humpback whales put on a show for us. One whale came right up to our boat, too close for our …

HUMPBACK WHALES AND SEA LIONS

July 29, 2017

JULY 29 2017 – Humpback whales seen on our tours today. In the absent of the orcas at the moment the humpback whales are there to entertain us. Flukes coming up out of the water and big spouts makes them a wonderful sight to see. In the morning one humpback …

BREACHING HUMPBACK WHALE

July 28, 2017

JULY 28 2017 – Humpback whales are amazing animals. This morning we were watching one individual that was a bit playful. When it was down for a deeper dive it suddenly came up in a full breach out of the water! Chief mate Yves was ready with his camera and …

HUMPBACK WHALES AND RACE ROCKS

July 27, 2017

JULY 27 2017 – We have some windy days at the moment, luckily the humpback whales are great to us and we can meet them in the deeper parts of the strait. Our tours today could see these gentle giants that are here to feed during the summer months before …

ORCAS AND HUMPBACK WHALES

July 26, 2017

JULY 26 2017 – On this windy day we saw J-pod members in the morning. The orcas were traveling west in the deep waters. It was a bit difficult following them in the high swells but with some patience and good balance on board we got to see them well. …

ORCAS ALL DAY!

July 25, 2017

JULY 25 2017 – The southern resident orcas from L-pod was on the move this morning and passed by outside Victoria on their way west. It is always sad to see them leave our area, this time of year they should hang around if there was enough salmon for them …

Previous Next
Close Menu