Archive for September, 2015

Sept 6

Wednesday, September 9th, 2015

Two great trips today! There were a lot of whales on the bank all in smaller groups. Our morning trip we spent time with a trio of very sleepy humpbacks who spent a lot of time “logging”, which is how whales rest. One of the whales in our sleeping group was “Lutris”. We also spent [...]

Sept 3

Friday, September 4th, 2015

Southern Stellwagen treated us to one of the best trips of the season today, but boy did we have to work for it.  We went very far south and east, but it paid off.  Once we got to our destination, which we knew we had reached by seeing the 20+ humpbacks and probably as many [...]

Sept 2

Friday, September 4th, 2015

Today we were itching for a little change of scenary, so we made our way back up to Jeffreys Ledge.  We were not disappointed!  We started our trip with a pod of about 150 Atlantic White Sided dolphins jumping in the wake of the Miss Cape Ann.  The wake of the Miss Cape Ann always [...]

Sept 1

Tuesday, September 1st, 2015

Nice calm September day! We came upon a very mellow mother humpback whale with her calf. At first the calf was logging/resting at the surface while mom (Jabiru) was below.  Then Jabiru surfaced and spent some time with her calf. They both dove, and then returned to the surface a few minutes later.

The calf [...]