Monthly Archives: October 2013

10-20-2013 The humpback and sea lion feeding frenzy continues

We are just in awe of the sheer numbers of marine mammals feeding right outside Moss Landing constantly for the last two months. The frenzy phenomena continues and it sure is wild to observe up close. We have up to … Continue reading

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10-12-2013 Orca stole the show today

We had some great looks at the orca named Fat Fin today as he cruised about the bay. We love it when you get good looks at the white eye patch like we did and also we got to see … Continue reading

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10-11-2013 Breaches and Orca

This photo by passenger Kevin Roberts shows our favorite spyhopping humpback whale. We’ve had several great encounters with this special whale.

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10-10-2013 Humpback Variety Show

Wow. Today we saw a full suite of humpback surface behaviors. What a display. The whales were first encountered a few miles west of Moss just surfacing and diving. I glanced back and saw a spy hopper. I monitored it … Continue reading

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10-08-2013 Orca on the Prowl and Plenty of Humpbacks

The past two days we have spent time with one of our favorite Orcas, “Fat Fin”. This big bull often prowls solo and frequents Monterey Bay as a regular visitor. He is an impressive big male killer whale and always … Continue reading

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10-3-2013 Whale Acrobats and Class Clowns today

I always tell people that “everyday is different” out there and today was a great example. We started out with a single juvenile humpback whale that spyhopped within 100 yards of the boat. so we just sat still and watched. … Continue reading

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10-01-2013 The humpback whale show continues

We had to wander a bit to reach the action today, but once found we had pec slaps, tail lobs galore. It is really remarkable to observe how this anchovy feeding frenzy continues unabated for almost a month here in … Continue reading

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