Whales being frisky and twice kinds of dolphins – Thurs Feb 10

Bob PerryUncategorized

Whale and Dolphin People:     The countdown is on!  Friday, Saturday and Sunday.  These are the final 3 days of our Island Whale Watch trips out to observe southbound Gray Whales.  Beginning this Sunday, we shift over to coastal trips in search of Gray Whales on their way back home in the Bering Sea.  If you want to catch … Read More

Sunday, Feb 6 – Sightings Report

Bob PerryUncategorized

Whale and Dolphin People:     Great sightings in the western Channel today, and this is what the Condor Expressly saw:     3 Gray Whales together in one group25 Risso's Dolphins6 Dall's Porpoise   You never know what Mother Nature has in store for you in the way of fabulous sightings when you come on board.  We watch whales … Read More

Whales and Dolphins – Saturday, February 5, 2011

Bob PerryUncategorized

Whale and Dolphin People:     Great sightings in the eastern Channel today, and this is what the Condor Expressly saw:     3 Gray Whales750 Common Dolphins   You never know what Mother Nature has in store for you in the way of fabulous sightings when you come on board.  We watch whales every day of the year (except … Read More

Bob PerryUncategorized

ATTENTION LOYAL CONDOR EXPRESS BLOGGERS!You may have noticed that our Blog was hacked into over the past week or so, and many of the outside postings were offensive and outright tasteless. Today I deleted these offensive messages and have taken steps to prevent further abuse of our Blog.Our goal has been and remains the same: to provide our friends with … Read More

Whales, Porpoises and Dolphins – Friday, February 4, 2011

Bob PerryUncategorized

Santa Barbara Channel Enthusiasts:     Great sightings in the Channel today, and this is what the Condor Expressly saw:     4 Gray Whales4 Risso's Dolpins 45 Dall's Porpoise You never know what Mother Nature has in store for you in the way of fabulous sightings when you come on board.  We watch whales every day of the year (except Thanksgiving, … Read More

Whales and dolphins – Sat Jan 29

Bob PerryUncategorized

Whale and Dolphin Lovers, A gorgeous day on the Channel today.  The mighty Gray Whales continue their southward march to preserve the species.  The Condor Express was there again today to witness the natural spectacle,  and this is what we saw today: 3 Gray Whales 35 Risso's Dolpins 25 California Sea Lions 1 Blue Shark You never know what Mother Nature has … Read More

Cetaceans for Thurs Jan 27

Bob PerryUncategorized

Whale and Dolphin Lovers, A gorgeous day on the Channel today.  The mighty Gray Whales continue their southward march to preserve the species.  The Condor Express was there again today to witness the natural spectacle,  and this is what we saw today: 4 Gray Whales 10 Dall's Porpoise20 Risso's Dolpins 25 California Sea Lions 1 Blue Shark You never know what Mother … Read More

Whales and Porpoise –> Wed. Jan 26

Bob PerryUncategorized

Nature Lovers, The mighty Gray Whales continue their southward march to preserve the species.  The Condor Express was there again today to witness the natural spectacle,  and this is what we saw today: 6 Gray Whales 15 Dall's Porpoise 25 California Sea Lions   You never know what Mother Nature has in store for you in the way of fabulous sightings when … Read More

Cetacean Sightings – Sunday Jan 23

Bob PerryUncategorized

Nature Lovers,  It was another bright, sunny day full of cetaceans out in the Santa Barbara Channel today!  The east winds had the southern half of the Channel a bit whipped up, but did not deter good sightings.  And this is what the Condor Expressly saw today: 6 Gray Whales 40 Risso's Dolphins  100 California Sea Lions1 Peregrine Falcon   You never … Read More

Sat Jan 22 — Whale and Dolphin Report

Bob PerryUncategorized

Nature Lovers,  It was another bright, beautiful and flat calm sunny day full of cetaceans out in the Santa Barbara Channel today!  And this is what the Condor Expressly saw today: 5+ Gray Whales 150+ Risso's Dolphins  150 California Sea Lions   We watched 5 whales closely, and 2 of them for about an hour.  These 2 whales were rolling and tumbling … Read More