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When a Whale Watches Hornblower Whale Watchers

A highlight of a Hornblower Whale Watching Cruise is getting a close look at a gray whale. Sometimes the whales come in for a closer look, really close! Here’s a video of a gray whale swimming right along the bow of the Adventure Hornblower taken by a guest who joined us on a cruise last week.

 

Hornblower’s Winter Whale Watching Photo and Video Contest

The Gray Whale migration is at full force and we’re celebrating with a contest! Share your best whale or dolphin photo or video from Whale Watching on a Hornblower Cruise on our Facebook page in the comments https://www.facebook.com/HornblowerSD/ for a chance to win tickets to our Brunch or Dinner Cruise. Photos and videos can be from the current or previous Whale Watching seasons. Contest rules

The Twelve Seabirds of the Season in San Diego Bay

While whales are often the stars of a  Hornblower Whale watching Cruises, cruising out to sea also provides a wonderful opportunity to see many seabird species. Here are 12 species that are occasionally seen during our winter whale watching season. Western gull (Larus occidentalis) This large gull is one of the most abundant and common…