“Better Than Any Sea World Moment”

A big thanks to customer Deena Alley for sharing her outstanding photo of  orcas from her recent trip with us. She mentioned that this was “better than any Sea World moment” – and we’d have to agree. Seeing orcas in the wild is fun (really fun!), but also important. By seeing whales in their natural habitat we can all learn and … Read More

Amazing Photo of Sea Lion Vs. Octopus

We always are in awe of nature. But on May 15, 2012, our whale watching tour glimpsed something quite stunning: a sea lion pursuing and playing with an octopus. Nature truly is wild, and we got a window into that in this encounter. Deep gratitude to customer Ryan Zondervan for sharing this amazing photo.

Eagles and Whales on June 23

The Port Townsend Marine Science Center is partnering with Puget Sound Express and other area businesses for a  “Freedom Weekend Package Getaway” for the whole family on June 23, 2012. At 2pm, you’ll have the opportunity to view a majestic bald eagle up close at a presentation given by Jeff Guidry at the Port Townsend Marine Science Center’s Natural History … Read More

Enjoy Our Full Day San Juan Island Whale Watching Tours

We’re enjoying a glorious late spring in the Pacific Northwest, and as of May 11, 2012 – we are running our full day Port Townsend – San Juan Island whale watching tours! Our signature tour, this daylong cruise on the Glacier Spirit combines orca watching with an on-board naturalist, and a tour of the beautiful San Juan Islands. We visit the popular … Read More

2012 Guaranteed Whale Watching Begins May 1

Spring has sprung – and orcas are waiting for you! Our 2012 orca season begins on May 1 and our family is excited about showing you the amazing Southern Resident Pod of orcas (killer whales) in the San Juan Islands. Three generations of our family have helped visitors spend time with orca whales – that experience and dedication makes it possible … Read More