San Diego Whale Watching 2014 Season

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Whale & Dolphin Watching Adventures

April 18-April 24

Date Morning Cruise Afternoon Cruise Notes
4/24/14 2 gray whales, common dolphins *whalechecks During a beautiful day guests enjoyed the trip with 2 gray whale sightings and many common and bottle-nose dolphins.
4/23/14 60 common dolphins, mylar mylar, 2 gray whales No afternoon cruise Throughout the day several pods of common dolphins and several bottlenose in the bay. Guest saw bottlenose dolphins in the bay and mother and calf near the end of trip.
4/22/14 4 gray whales, 300 common dolphins No afternoon cruise Guest were treated to 2 pair of mom and calf gray whales plus 500 bottlenose dolphins
4/21/14 2 minke, 50 common dolphins No afternoon cruise Good views in clear cool skies guests saw 2 minke plus 50 common dolphins.
4/20/14 3 gray whales, 3 bottlenose 5 gray whales, 6 bottlenose All went well and guest were happy…..found a large mola-mola out there…on the way back in to the dock we came across some common dolphins who were with a cow/calf pair near the kelp beds. Some whales zig-zagged through the kelp we managed to give the passengers some good views. Seeing the small fluke prints of the calf was awesome! Another cow/calf pair came into view on our way back into the bay….we also had some bottlenose dolphin in the bay.
4/19/14 4 gray whales 2 minke whales It was a great day on the ocean with a gray whale mom and her calf spotted. We had common dolphins feeding along the kelp. In the afternoon we had many fun and exciting passengers on board. 2 minke whales were swimming under and around out boat.
4/18/14 4 gray whales, 300 common dolphins No afternoon cruise Gray whale and her calf heading up north were spotted just outside the bay in shallow water. Many common dolphins jumping clear out of the water plus 2 bottlenose in the bay