Make Plans Now for 2011 Whale Watching Season

Here in the Pacific Northwest, it has been a gray and wet winter.  As the days get longer, however, we are keeping our eyes on sunny days ahead. We know that many of you use the winter to plan your summer vacations and trips. If you are looking for an exciting whale watching adventure, we hope you’ll consider joining us … 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

Autumn Whale Watching in Port Townsend

Sure, the kids may be back in school, but one of the best-kept secrets of life in the Pacific Northwest are the months of September and October. The weather is glorious, the light is great (photographers take note!) and everyone is a bit more relaxed after the rush of trying to get those summer vacations finished! What you might not … Read More

Orca Thrills Boat Passengers

Peggy Holman recently traveled with us on one of our 4-hour whale watching tours. She blogged about her experience, which included a thrilling encounter with an orca. “My husband and I just got back from a trip around the Olympic Peninsula.  A high point was whale watching out of Port Townsend on July 21st.  We got a gift from an … Read More

Glacier Spirit Playing with Orcas

Recent customers Petra and Henri DeWeerd of  The Netherlands were kind enough to send a photo they took with us on a recent whale watching trip in the San Juan Islands. They were in our Olympus boat, and took a great photo of an orca playing, while our Glacier Spirit boat looked-on at a distance. Thank you Petra and Henri!

Killer Whale Tales

Our education partners at the Port Townsend Marine Science Center are hosting a special event dealing with orcas on Saturday, August 7. Don’t miss Killer Whale Tales this Saturday– 2:30pm in the Natural History Exhibit Classroom. Talented story teller and orca researcher, Jeff Hogan has created a program in which participants experience the world as the animals around them do. … Read More