Whale watching is available year round on the Central Coast with Humpbacks here from March through November and the California Grey Whales are here from December through May. Mornings tend to be best except September and October when the afternoon and evening tours are spectacular.

7-16-18 10 to 20 Humpback lunge feeding on every tour!

7-15-18 all of the tours that wanted to see whales were treated to a great show and even the one that did not care to see them but wanted to go sailing saw them.

7-14-18 dozens of breeches and a lot of lunge feeding.

7-13-18 spectacular breeches galore .

7-10-18 Big Beautiful Humpback pods feeding all around the bay. Halftail, a whale we first encountered 7 years ago and we have seen each year since was feeding with a pod of very large older whales less than 1 mile from the port!

7-9-18 Very active feedings around the bay with pods of 6 to 10 whales. Lunge feeding and 2 breeches

7-8-18 20 plus humpbacks in a big feeding frenzy and another birthday breech, 8 folks strait now with birthdays on tours and a whale breeches.!

7-5-18 20 plus humpbacks feeding in groups of 4 and 5 whales many close encounters.

7-2-18 multipul humpbacks on each tour

7-1-18 15 to 20 humpbacks feeding in tight groups some breeching.

6-30-18 10 plus humpback on each tour.

6-29-18 another birthday breech that is 7 in a row

6-28-18  multipul Humpbacks on the morning powerboat and the mid day sailing tours. More breeching on the 9 am tour and lunge feeding on the 11:30 tours until the wind came up and things got a bit rough.

6-27-18 THE BEST DAY of the year so far. Over 20 breeches on the 9 am tour then hundreds of dolphins on the 11:30 tours both sail and power and the the 2:30

sail enjoyed some fantastic lunge feeding.

6-25-18 all of our trips both sail and powerboat enjoyed 4 to 6 whales each. Another birthday breech happened which continues the streak of whales jumping clear of the water when someone on board has a birthday to 7

6-24-18 6 to 8 humpbacks on all of the powerboat tours

6-23-18 5 Humpback whales and 1 minke

6-21-18  2 Humpback whales feeding

6-20-18  4 Humpback whales traveling about the bay

6-18-18 4 Humpback whales tail slapping

6-17-18 Incredible day with multipul Humpbacks on each tour and some fantastic breeching displays!

6-16-18 4 to 8 Humpbacks on each tour and hundreds of pacific common dolphins!

6-15-18 Multiple Humpbacks feeding around the bay, we saw spots literally every direction we looked

6-14-18 Unbelievable Humpback whale experience today over 30 whales on the 11:30 tour and 10 on the 9 am. tour lunge feeding , breeching whales all around and under the boat

6-13-18 2 Humpback whales

6-8-18 4 humpback whales some lunge feeding

6-7-18 3 Humpback whales and one breaching 6 times!

6-6-18 multiple Humpback whales on every tour, two of the biggest we have ever seen here easily over 50 ft long!

6-5-18 1 Humpback on each tour and a few hundred thousand Sooty Shearwaters that have recently arrived from New Zealand, Pacific  bottlenose dolphins on the 11:30 trip also.

6-4-18 4 to 6 Humpbacks feeding near shore

6-3-18 3 Humpback whales

6-2-18 Humpback whales and 1 Minke Whale on each whale watching tour

6-1-18 7 Humpback whales good feeding and Tail displays

5-30-18 1000 or more sealions feeding and 1 Minke Whale

5-28-18 2 Humpbacks and 1 Grey whale

5-27-18 6 Humpback Whales

5-26-18 early trips had good whale watching with multiple breaches

5-25-18 incredible breeching display by a juvenile humpback on all both the sailboat and the power catamaran tours

5-24-18 Humpback mother calf pair feeding

5-23-18 6 Humpback Whales and another incredible sealion feeding frenzy

5-21-18 3 Humpback Whales and 400 sealions feeding

5-19-18 6 Humpback whales and 300 sealions

5-18-18 5 Humpback whales and one brief encounter with a Minke.

5-17-18 1 Humpback and 1 Minke

5-16-18 3 Humpbacks on one trip

5-15-18  1 Humpback on one trip escorted the sailboat for over 1 hour

5-14-18 1 Humpback whale and 100 sealions for over an hour escorting the sailboat

5-13-14 3 to 5 Humpbacks and hundreds of feeding sealions on each tour, Happy Mothers day

5-12-18 After 3 days of howling winds cancelling our trips we had a beautiful day with loads of sunshine and over 15 whales on each trip!

5-8-18 Amazing feeding frenzy 300 plus sealions and a dozen whales

5-7-18 very windy with large seas but we did see a Humpback breaching 10 to 15 times about 2000 yards away.

5-6-18 5 humpbacks on one tour and 12 on the afternoon sailing adventure!

5-5-18  3 or more humpbacks on every tour plus 2 Minke whales and 2 Grey whales1 

5-4-18 HUMPBACK WHALES! we found 8 whales feeding about 5 miles out today.  We can not wait until tomorrow

4-28-18 1 Grey whale cow and calf pair

4-27-18 3 Grey whale cow calf pairs and 1 escort

4-26-18 1 cow calf pair of Grey whales

4-24-18 6 Grey whales 5 on one trip

4-22-18 1 Grey whale on each tour

4-20-18 3 Grey whales on one trip none on the other.

4-18-18 1 Humpback whale and pod of dolphins

4-17-18 3 pairs of Grey whales with calfs!

4-14-18 300 plus Dolphins and 2 humpbacks on 1 tour and 4 humpback and one 20 minute close encounter with a curious Minke whale

4-11-18 4 humpbacks on each tour tours

4-10-18 Multipul Humpback whales on every tour. The Sailboat experienced a feeding frenzy with hundreds of Sealions and 8 Humpbacks

4-9-18 4 to 5 humpbacks on each power catameran tour

4-8-18 Big winds and seas so we had to stay in close to shore. We still had 5 humpbacks on the 9 am trip and 4 more on the 11:30

4-7-18 rained all morning then cleared in time for a magical sail out to over 20 Humpbacks

4-6-18 Dozens of humpback throughout the day

4-5-18 was a hit and miss day. 10 Humpbacks on the 9 am powercat with multipile breaches and none on the 11:30. The sailboat saw none on the 11:30 also but 6 on the 2:30 sail with multiple breaches!

4-4-18  6 to 10 Humpbacks sighted o each tour by both boats.  Curious whales swimming within 20 ft of each boat. 

4-3-18 Both boats saw 6 to 10 Humpbacks on all tours!!

4-2-18 Humpbacks on every tour and 2 big breaches by a whale we spent a lot of time with last year. It seemed as excited to see us as we were to see it. 

4-1-18  HUMPBACK WHALES! have returned we saw over 9 humpbacks and 10 grey whales on 3 tours!