Don’t Miss the Santa Barbara Parade of Lights Cruise Sunday, Dec 9

Bob PerrySanta Barbara, Santa Barbara Channel, Top 10 things to do in Santa Barbara

Enjoy the Santa Barbara Parade of Lights from the best seat in the house. Join us aboard the Condor Express for an up close and personal view of the exciting Parade of Lights departing from the Santa Barbara Harbor. Enjoy a full bar and complimentary appetizers to keep you in the holiday sprit while cruising along the parade route in … 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

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

Three California Humpback whales spotted today

Bob PerryCalifornia Whale Watching, humpback whale, Uncategorized

California Humpback whales spotted today Sunday, Oct. 21 Three California Humpback whales spotted today. Rope and her humpback compadres continued to thrill the whale watchers in the Santa Barbara Channel today. In addition, two minke whales were seen as the eastern Channel is full of bait fish. Abundant marine bird populations were also there to take advantage of the food … 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

Minke whales today

Bob Perrydolphin, minke whale, Uncategorized

Tuesday, August 28, 2012 Daily Whale and Dolphin Report: Here are the species we watched closely today: 3 Minke Whales 3000 Common Dolphins 15 Risso’s Dolphins NOTES: Good conditions on the Channel today. Call 888-77WHALE or 805-882-0088 to book your whale trip. Best fishes, have a WHALE of a day and OCEANS of fun! Bob Perry