Humpback Whales and Minke Whales Spotted Today

Bob PerryCalifornia, humpback whale

California Humpback Whales Thursday, September 27, 2012 Trip Sightings Report: A gorgeous late summer California day in the Santa Barbara Channel with very light winds and calm seas all day. The morning fog broke off early and the sun was bright and warm. The two California Humpback whales seen today were a mother and her calf. The calf approached the … Read More

California Whale Watching Trip Spots Minke and Humpback Whales

Bob PerryCalifornia, humpback whale

California Whale Watching Report Wednesday, September 26, 2012 Trip Sightings Report: California whales were spotted today and included Minke and Humpback whales. The crystal clear, blue water and warm, hazy sun made for spectacular whale watching.  There are bait balls all over the northeastern Channel.  The birds and mammals are feeding, and it is a great time for Southern California … Read More

California Humpback Whales and Calf Spotted in Santa Barbara Channel

Bob PerryCalifornia, dolphin, humpback whale

California Humpback Whales Friday, September 21, 2012 Trip Sightings Report: We ran east again and found four California Humpback Whales.  It was “Rope” and friend, plus a cow-calf pair.  The little calf got excited and was tail throwing and entertaining the Condor Express people.  Perhaps the highlight was not in the water but in the sky, as the space shuttle … Read More