Archive for June, 2010

FIREWORKS CRUISE 7/3/10

Wednesday, June 30th, 2010

All aboard for Capt. Bill & Sons Annual
JULY 3rd FIREWORKS CRUISE
 
Adults $22 Children $15
Boarding @ 8:30 pm Sat. 7/3/10
Beer/Wine & Full Cash Galley
1-800-33-WHALE
1-978-283-6995

June 29th Whale Watch

Wednesday, June 30th, 2010

Great Day on the water for whales!  If you can believe it, the whales were only 11.5 miles off shore today! This is very exciting news for us because of how far we have been going out to see the whales in the past few weeks. Sightings this day included 6 humpback whales (feeding and [...]

June 19th Whale Watch

Monday, June 21st, 2010

Lots of sightings from Saturday’s whale watch.  Some of the whales we identified were: Loon & calf, Perseid & calf, Milkweed, Tectonic, Tongs, Giraffe & calf, and Freefall. There was also lots of activity! We had whales breaching, flipper slapping, tail breaching, calf playing with the boat, nursing, and traveling.  It was a great whale [...]

Oil Spills & Whales

Monday, June 21st, 2010

Even though you probably don’t want to hear any more bad news about the gulf, thought this article may be interesting to some.  For those of you who are wondering how the whales are being affected by the oil spill in the Gulf, I can say at the moment our humpback whales are not.  However, the Sperm [...]

Review us!

Tuesday, June 8th, 2010

As I was surfing the ‘net today I noticed we only have 4 reviews on review sites such as tripadvisor.com and insiderpages.com. Being a small family owned business, we depend very much on word of mouth and reviews from our satisfied customers to drive us forward. If you have been on Capt. Bills whale watch before and want [...]

Destination Salem Blog

Tuesday, June 1st, 2010

Here is a blog excerpt from Destination Salem’s Kate Fox who joined us for a whale watch yesterday. Click here to read what she thought about her day on the water with Capt. Bills! Thanks for coming Kate!
Our trip yesterday saw 10-12 humpbacks, including Bayou, Cajun & calf, Freefall and Milkweed.  Milkweed, Freefall, and Cajun [...]