Feb 16, 2023

February 16, 2023
By Todd Mansur Captain / Marine Naturalist

Kinoshita Elementary/ Mrs. Stacy Biggs,  58 Students 4th grade.

Departure: 9:50 from Dana Point Harbor

Weather: calm

At 10:30 we had our first sighting. 2 south bound Gray whales. Showing well off San Mateo in 33 fathoms. Showing their tails before every dive.

At 10:45 we crossed paths with a pod of 20 to 30 offshore bottlenose dolphins that put on a great show as they feed on sardines.

At 11:15 we started heading back.

12:00 pm Arrive back To Dana Point Harbor.

Total sightings

  • 2 Gray Whales
  • 20 to 30 Bottlenose Dolphins