November Great So Far For Seeing Southern Residents

November 2017  has really seemed to be the best month so far this year to see our endangered Southern Resident orcas. They’ve been in feasting on chum salmon in the Salish Sea – around San Juan Island, near Canada, and even in Puget Sound. The chum run has been stronger this year than the chinook run.  We are grateful and … Read More

SRKW K-22 Sekiu Eating Salmon

We’ve enjoyed spending time this fall with members of our Southern Resident Killer Whales! Here, 30 year-old mother of one, K22-Sekiu, is seen as she surfaced and approached us with a chum salmon in her mouth on November 18, 2017 in Puget Sound.

November 8 K-Pod & L-Pod Encounter

We had a great fall whale watching tour on the Chilkat Express on November 8, 2017. We encountered all of K Pod and part of L Pod (the L54s) south of Seattle traveling in a resting line. Later, we also encountered the T137s as they hunted and fed! Saw a nice big spyhop from the bull, T137A! Video by PSE … Read More

T87 and T100B Pod Playtime

Over the last two weeks we have seen a lot of the T100B pod traveling with T87 in Puget Sound.  These 4 killer whales have been traveling back and forth daily and seem to be finding lots of food to eat along the way.  Here are some photographs from one of the most active encounters we’ve had with them on … Read More

“Two Spot” entertains us yet again!

We have been seeing a lot of one of our favorite humpback whales, “Two Spot”,  lately!  His research ID numbers are CRC16017 , and CS631.  We tend to find him very close to Edmonds in an area between Edmonds, Kingston, Possession Point (Whidbey Island), and Point no Point on the Kitsap Peninsula.  This has been great because all of these … Read More

3 Day Photo Tour – Another Success!

We had another amazing 3 day photo tour from September 19-21.  Photographer/passengers traveled all the way from North Carolina, Colorado, California, and Washington to attend this particular tour, and they ended up seeing a great variety of animals!  Our main goals on these photography tours are to help our passengers learn more about photography, and get them lined up for … Read More