Archive for October, 2012

End of season Wrap UP!

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012

Another season has come and gone of whale watching for Capt. Bill’s Whale Watch… and we’re happy to say we finished off strong with the last two trips of the season!
Friday’s whale watch trip brought us up to Jeffreys Ledge where we saw quite a few whales.  We spotted 4-5 humpbacks, including Lacework, and [...]

Whale news!

Wednesday, October 24th, 2012

Although we have only gotten out on the water a few times in the past few weeks because of weather, we have recently been able to see a whale from land!  A dead fin whale washed up along the rocks in Rockport MA a few days ago.  What a sight! (and smell).  It has been [...]

October whale watching

Tuesday, October 2nd, 2012

Todays whale watch was a successful one indeed! The miss Cape Ann traveled down to the northwest corner of Stellwagen bank and had a 4 species day! We spotted a pod of 15-20 harbor porpoises, 3 or 4 fin whales, a few minke whales, and 2 humpbacks. One of the humpbacks was identified as Jabiru.
Some of the [...]