Archive for May, 2012

Memorial weekend whale watching

Tuesday, May 29th, 2012

Yet another great weekend for whale watching at Capt. Bill’s Whale Watch.  We spent most of our Memorial weekend at the Southwest corner of Stellwagen Bank, pretty close to Provincetown, surrounded by active and HUNGRY humpback whales!

Saturday’s trips saw sightings of 15-20 Humpbacks, 2 Fin whales and 4-5 scattered Minke whales. Both trips [...]

Weekend whale Report!

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2012

Great Whales this weekend! Wow two days in a row with beautiful weather! We love this early summer weather we are having and apparently so do the whales. There was lots of activity on both days. Some of our favorite regulars were out again, and Mason was on board this weekend as well.
Saturday’s trip [...]

Come visit Capt. Bill’s Gift Shop!

Friday, May 18th, 2012

Did you know Capt. Bill and Sons Whale Watch has a great nautical gift shop? Jodi is busy stocking the shelves in anticipation of a busy whale watch season. The gift shop has something for everyone. From school children to Grandma’s everyone can take home something. Allow a little time before or after your whale [...]

May 12, 2012 WHALE WATCH..what a day!

Monday, May 14th, 2012

What a fun whale watch on Saturday! This was our first weekend whale watch this season and it was spectacular! The weather was perfect for early May and made for a wonderful Mother’s day weekend.

It was great to have the Miss Cape Ann out on the water again. Capt. Mark was on board [...]

What to Expect On a Whale Watching Cruise

Thursday, May 10th, 2012

Whale watching cruises have become some of the most popular trips to take along the Atlantic coastline in North America. As for what you can expect on a whale watching cruise, there is quite a lot you can prepare for.

Expect to see the humpback whale, as well as several other examples of marine [...]

1st Whale watch of the season!

Thursday, May 10th, 2012

Well its official, Whale watch season has begun. We had our first whale watch on May 3rd, with great success! Our first trip took us out to Stellwagen Bank, we traveled about 20 miles South/Southeast when we spotted our first humpback whales. Sightings this day included fluking from Tong and Buckshot. Check out the great [...]