Archive for July, 2009

July 28th Trip

Wednesday, July 29th, 2009

Wow What a day on the water! The weather and the whales are finally cooperating with us.  Today we probably saw about 30 humpbacks between the two trips, including 8 mother & calf pairs!  Some of them include:
Lavalier & calf, Purity & calf, Isthmus & calf, Reflection & calf, Rapier & calf, Follicle & calf, Anchor [...]

Customer Pictures

Monday, July 27th, 2009

We just wanted to say thanks to Michele for sending us pictures from the whale watch she went on from July 20th.  This picture is of one of our new calves breaching.

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Sunday 7/19 Whale Watch

Monday, July 20th, 2009

Today we had a great day on the water! 
Started the day off with kickfeeding and bubble cloud feeding by Trident, Vulture, Ursa and Etch-a-Sketch.  Then Lavaliers calf started breaching!  In the afternoon we saw Alphorn & Vulture, as well as 3 mother/calf pairs: Lavalier & calf, Anvil & calf, and Isthmus & calf.  There were [...]

Tall Ships 09

Monday, July 13th, 2009

The Tall Ships have come and gone.   Gloucester was very lucky to welcome several of these magnificent ships to our port to visit for a few days.  The largest of the fleet, the Picton Castle,  was from Luneberg Nova Scotia.  Others included the American Eagle, The Spirit of Massachusetts, and the Lewis R. French.  If anyone [...]

July 8th 2009

Wednesday, July 8th, 2009

Although there was about a 3 foot chop out there this morning, we still managed to see plenty of humpbacks.  To name a few: Pinpoint, Kohoutec, Cajun, Pele and Fulcrum with her calf.  They must have liked the weather we were having too, because they were breaching and feeding!  It didn’t hurt either that they were relatively [...]

Where is Summer?

Wednesday, July 8th, 2009

Does anyone know where summer is?  If there is one business in Gloucester that is very much affected by this horrible weather, it is Whale Watching.  However we have still been getting trips in.  We even had a great trip this morning! (before cancelling the 2pm)
Hopefully this weather backs off so we can get into [...]