Killer whale watching on July 4th weekend

What a great way to start the July 4th weekend; sunny skies, calm water and all of J pod (26 killer whales) off our port (left) side. That is our naturalist Sarah on the roof of our large tour boat Glacier Spirit, telling all the passengers about the orca whales swimming by.

Customers Enjoy Port Townsend to San Juan Island Tour

If you’ve ever wondered what it is like to travel with Puget Sound Express from Port Townsend to San Juan Island (Friday Harbor), we encourage you to read a terrific, comprehensive trip report from The Bluebirds and Butterflies blog. Getting Ready to Hop on the Glacier Spirit This fun-loving family took the Glacier Spirit from Port Townsend to Friday Harbor … Read More

Audio Report of Westward T-26 Transient Orca Whale

Here is a photo and an audio report of the transient killer whale T-26 heading west with six other whales. That is a cruise ship on the Victoria waterfront in the background. Memo.m4a Listen on our mobile content stream.  

Join Us For Port Townsend – Seattle Christmas Tours

We hope you can join our family for a terrific holiday tradition! December 11 through December 23, we  are offering special trips from Port Townsend to downtown Seattle to take part in the “Christmas Ship Parade.” What is the Parade? Argosy Harbor Tours dresses up their main tour boat, The Spirit of Seattle with Christmas lights and a live choir … Read More

2010 Summer Whale Watching Wrapping Up

This is the final week for regularly-scheduled ferry service between Port Townsend and Friday Harbor/San Juan Island. From here on out, the weather gets just a bit too frosty for most folks, and so we focus our energy on special tours and charters. This final week is usually a great week, however, and our look at the forecast confirms that … Read More