March 3, 2023

March 3, 2023
By Todd Mansur Captain / Marine Naturalist

San Clemente Christian school /  Laurie Boisseranc , Redonda Mann 3rd grade.  Karen Willis , Erica Loukides 4th grade. Ruth Marinca 5th grade. 45 students total

Departure: 10:00 from Dana Point Harbor.

Weather; very calm with a few clouds. Good visibility.

At 10:25 the first sighting was a large pod of Common dolphin 4 miles off Salt Creek.

At 11:10 the second sighting was a single south bound Gray whale off Capistrano Beach in 20 fathoms.

At 11:35 head back to Dana point harbor



12:00 Arrive back To Dana Point Harbor.

Total sightings

  • 1 Gray Whale
  • 1500 Common Dolphins