Archive for August, 2012

Weekend sightings Report

Monday, August 20th, 2012

What a weekend for amazing & active whales!
8/17/12- PERFECT whale watching day! On this bright and calm summer day, combined both trips saw 13-16 humpback whales.  Humpbacks identified were Cantilever, Ember, Rapier, Columbia, Draco, Doric, Sirius, Sloop & Calf, Fulcrum, Nile, Pixar, Longboard, and Scylla & Calf. As for activity, the morning trip [...]

Wicked Tuna film crew joins Capt. Bills

Tuesday, August 14th, 2012

Last week we had the pleasure of having the WICKED TUNA film crew join us for a whale watch. They wanted to get some action shots/footage of whales, which they got plenty of! Thanks for coming guys!

Gloucester Schooner Festival 8/31-9/2

Tuesday, August 14th, 2012

Want to come check out some of the most famous, majestic schooners left in the world? Then you should definitely come check out the Gloucester Schooner Festival.  The participating schooners include: Adventure, American Eagle, Bald Eagle, Adventurer, Ardelle, Brilliant, Estrela, Fame, Green Dragon, Irena, Lewis H. Story, Liberty Clipper, Sugar Babe, Summerwind, Spirit of Massachusetts, [...]

Sunday 8/5/12 whale watch

Wednesday, August 8th, 2012

If you missed the whale watch on 8/5/12, you may have missed one of the best whale watches of the season! The trip took us out to Stellwagen Bank and did get a little rough towards the afternoon. However, we were lucky enough to see 2 fin whales, white sided dolphins, and tons of humpbacks! [...]