Gorgeous day for gray whale watching

Bob PerryCalifornia gray whale, California Whale Watching

Excellent Gray Whale Watching Weather Whale Watching Count 3 gray whales 1 bald eagle 20 common dolphins 4 Dalls porpoise It was another great day for gray whale watching for both sea conditions and wildlife. We saw three gray whales and several dolphins and even a bald eagle. The gray whale watching is stil very good as they make their … Read More

Southern California Gray Whale migration in full swing!

Bob PerryCalifornia gray whale, California Whale Watching, gray whale, Santa Barbara Channel, Uncategorized, whale watching cruise

Southern California Gray Whale Migration Talley: 20 gray whales 40 Risso’s dolphins Capt Mat ran between Santa Rosa Island and Santa Cruz Island to find a mother lode of migrating gray whales. At one point there was a cluster of 8 whales that stayed up for 20 min. The Risso’s Dophins were along the north face of Santa Cruz Island … Read More

Ten Gray Whales Migrating Through Santa Barbara Channel

Bob PerryCalifornia gray whale, California Whale Watching, channel islands, gray whale, Santa Barbara Channel, Uncategorized, whale watching cruise

Captain Mat took the Condor Express across the Santa Barbara Channel through a light to moderate breeze and ran up into the Santa Cruz Passage, between Santa Cruz Island and Santa Rosa Island to find smooth seas and ten gray whales. A wonderful day for southbound cetacean sightings and to see gray whales migrating through Santa Barbara Channel. Come out … Read More

Gray Whale Migration Season is Coming!

Bob PerryCalifornia gray whale, California Whale Watching, gray whale, Uncategorized, whale watching cruise

That’s right. There have been several sightings of southbound Gray’s off the local beaches, and it’s only November! Will the gray whale migration start early this year? Wow. This is great news, and in addition we still have a local cadre of humpback whales still feeding in the Channel. Sign up now. Our first trip back on the whale grounds … Read More

Condor Express sails again Fri 11/23 – Come See The Gray Whales

Bob PerryCalifornia gray whale, California Whale Watching, gray whale, News, Santa Barbara Channel, Top 10 things to do in Santa Barbara, Uncategorized, whale watching cruise

Gray Whales begin their southern migration A few “early bird” gray whales have been seen off the coast and reports tell of humpbacks still in the Santa Barbara Channel. Gray whales begin their southern migration down the California coast each year at this time on their way to their Baja breeding grounds. Repairs and maintenance in the boat yard are … Read More

First Gray Whale Sighted !!

Bob PerryCalifornia gray whale, gray whale

First Gray Whale Sighted Friday, Nov. 9, 2012 News from the Boat Yard. The Gray Whale season is approaching fast and the Condor Express crew has been working hard to spruce things up and make some mechanical enhancements that will improve the ships performance. This includes sanding, painting, chipping, cleaning…all that fun stuff. But in the meantime, one of us … Read More