Summer Weather and lots of Cetaceans, Thurs 3/31

Friends, A bright, clear summer-like day with temperatures above 80F on the Channel, and here is what the Condor expressly saw: 6 Gray Whales 3 Humpback Whales1,000 Long beak Common Dolphins  You never know what Mother Nature has in store for you in the way of fabulous sightings when you come on board. Make your reservations (9am, 12 noon, or 3pm) now and see the mighty Gray …

Very Frisky Behaviors today – Wed 3/30

Ocean Peoples, An epic day on the Channel, and here is what the Condor expressly saw: 3 Gray Whales 2 Humpback Whales800 Long beak Common Dolphins We had frisky behaviors all over as Spring has apparently sprung.  The two Humpbacks breached and tail-lobbed for a long time, putting on quite a show for the passengers.  The Gray Whales were a matin pod, and not only …

Offshore Bottlenose come near Santa Barbara! Tues, 3/29

Cetacean-aholics, Just a wee tad of the old fog monster out on the Channel today, but we found some clear spots with spouts and here is what the Condor expressly saw: 2 Gray Whales 5  Offshore Bottlenose Dolphins  5 Humpback Whales 150 Long beak Common Dolphins  You never know what Mother Nature has in store for you in the way of fabulous sightings when you …

Whales for Monday, March 28

Whale Watchers, Another gorgeous day on the Channel and here is what the Condor expressly saw: 10 Gray Whales 2 Bottlenose Dolphins (near the Harbor)  You never know what Mother Nature has in store for you in the way of fabulous sightings when you come on board. Make your reservations (9am, 12 noon, or 3pm) now and see the mighty Gray Whales as they …

Sunday, March 27 – Wadda Day for Cetaceans!!!

Eco-Adventurers, Another gorgeous day on the Channel and here is what the Condor expressly saw: 14Gray Whales 4 Humpback Whales 20 Dall's Porpoise30 Inshore Bottlenose Dolphins100 Long beak Common Dolphins  Among the Gray Whales in the “parade,”  were several rather frisky groups of 3 with a lot of rolling around and general hanky-panky.  Our friends out at Point Vicente have seen 6 calves now, so we …

Whales, whales and dolphins, dolphins – Sat Mar 26th

Eco-Adventurers, It was supposed to be rainy and rough, but it was calm with partly sunny skies and light winds.  Gorgeous day on the Channel and here is what the Condor expressly saw: 10 Gray Whales 3 Humpback Whales10 Inshore Bottlenose Dolphins 50 Long beak Common Dolphins    The first Gray Whale in the parade today came up alongside the boat and spent …

Friday, March 25 Whales!

Ocean People,   Early Spring in the Santa Barbara Channel and here is what the Condor expressly saw: 9 Gray Whales (two groups)2 Humpback Whales  You never know what Mother Nature has in store for you in the way of fabulous sightings when you come on board. Make your reservations (9am, 12 noon, or 3pm) now and see the mighty Gray Whales as they …

Whales and Porpoises – Thurs 3/24

Another day when we beat the rain, saw lots of whales, and here is what the Condor expressly saw: 5 Gray Whales (two groups) 12 Dall's porpoise   The 2nd group of Gray's was a 3-some, and involved a lot of rolling around and carrying on…perhaps a mating group that didn't get it all out of their system down in Baja. You never know what …

Whale Report – Wed March 23

Whale watchers: A rainy day out on the Channel but the Condor Express prevailed and this is the scorecard:  1 Humpback Whales2 Gray Whales You never know what Mother Nature has in store for you in the way of fabulous sightings when you come on board. Make your reservations (9am, 12 noon, or 3pm) now and see the mighty Gray Whales as they migrate back home …

Whales – Tues Mar 22

Whale watchers:  A sparkling clear day out on the Channel and here is what the Condor expressly saw: 4 Humpback Whales2 Gray Whales You never know what Mother Nature has in store for you in the way of fabulous sightings when you come on board. Make your reservations (9am, 12 noon, or 3pm) now and see the mighty Gray Whales as they migrate …