Please click here for our printable information on private whale watching charters.

If you are interested in a private charter please call us at (949) 496-5794 x 11 or email us at charters@danawharfsportfishing.com

We can accomodate groups of 1 to 149!

Dana Pride

Dana Pride ~ 95 feet – Max Capacity Whale Watching: 149
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Dana Pride

Dana Pride 2 Hour Whale Watching Charter – $2,600 + $200 Gratuity

Ocean Adventure Catamaran

Ocean Adventure ~ 63 feet – Max Capacity Whale Watching: 49
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Ocean Adventure

For more information on the Ocean Adventure Catamaran, click here.

San Mateo

San Mateo ~ 42 feet – Max Capacity: 10-15
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San Mateo

Private 2-Hour Whale and Dolphin Watching
$650 including crew gratuity

Hot galley, snacks and beverages available.

Clemente

Clemente ~ 65 feet – Max Capacity Whale Watching: 75
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The Clemente

Private 2 Hour Whale Watching Charter – $1,200 + $150 Gratuity

Boardroom

6 Passenger Excursion Yacht
65 ft. Hatteras
Rates: Two Hour Whale & Dolphin Watching Excursion – $699 (Includes Crew Gratuity)

For more information on the Boardroom, click here.

Boardroom

Discovery

6 Passenger Excursion Yacht
30 ft. Grady
45 Minute Harbor Tour “Getaway” – $100
1 Hour Dolphin “Quest” – $225
1 1/2 Hour Sunset Cruise “Twilight” – $300
2 Hour Whale Watch Excursion “Pursuit” – $400

For more information, see the Discovery website.

Discovery

More Vessels Available On Request!

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Whale Watching Trips

Daily 2 Hour Whale Watching Trips

Cost: Adults – $45; Kids – $25

Special 5pm 2 Hour Whale Watching Trips

Cost: $25

Half Price Tuesdays – All Trips

Cost: $22.50

Purchase Tickets Online Here
To Purchase By Phone, Please Call Our Ticketing Company At (888) 224-0603

Whale Sightings Log

Whale Sightings in the 2013/2014 Season (Nov 2013- Current):

1180 Gray Whales, 5 Humpback, 64 Fin Whales, 19 Minke Whales, 80+ False Killer Whales, 105 Blue Whales,
6 Humpback Whales, 35 Pilot Whales

Whale Sightings last season 2012/2013 (May-Nov):

492 Gray Whales,750 Blue Whales, 21 Humpback Whales, 32 Fin Whales, 49 Minke Whales, 11 Killer Whales

Our sightings log is updated every Monday! Please note that there is NO better time for seeing whales or dolphin as they both move 24 hours/day!

Date
Sightings
10-12-142 Fin Whales & Common Dolphin
10-11-14Common Dolphin
10-10-14Flying Fish, Risso's & Common Dolphin
10-09-141 Minke, Risso's & Common Dolphin
10-08-1411 Humpback Whales & Common Dolphin
10-07-14Common Dolphin
10-06-14100+ Sperm Whales & Bottlenose Dolphins
10-05-146 Humpbacks & Common Dolphin
10-04-141 Minke, Bottlenose & Common Dolphin
10-03-148 Humpback Whales & Common Dolphin
10-02-144 Humpback, 1 Minke Whale & Common Dolphin
10-01-141 Minke Whale & Common Dolphin
9-30-141 Blue Whale & Common Dolphin
9-29-143 Humpback Whales & Common Dolphins
9-28-141 Humpback Whale, Risso's & Common Dolphin
9-27-14Common Dolphin
9-26-142 Humpback Whales & Common Dolphin
9-25-143 Humpback, 2 Minke Whales & Common Dolphin
9-24-143 Humpback Whales & Common Dolphin
9-23-14Common Dolphins
9-22-14Bottlenose & Common Dolphins
9-21-143 Blues, 1 Minke Whale & Common Dolphin
9-20-142 Blues, 2 Minke Whales & Common
9-19-141 Blue Whale & Common Dolphin
9-18-143 Blue Whales & Common Dolphin
9-17-147 Blue Whales
9-16-145 Blue, 1 Minke Whale & Common Dolphins
9-15-147 Blue Whales, Bottlenose & Common Dolphins
9-14-142 Blue Whales & Common Dolphin
9-13-141 Blue, 1 Fin Whale, Bottlenose & Common Dolphin
9-12-143 Blues, 1 Fin Whale, Bottlenose & Common Dolphin
9-11-144 Blues, 3 Humpback Whales, & 1 Elephant Seal
9-10-146 Blue Whales & Common Dolphin
9-9-141 Humpback Whale & Common Dolphins
9-8-141 Blue, 1 Humpback, 1 Minke Whale, & Common Dolphins
9-7-141 Blue, 1 Humpback, 1 Minke Whale, & Common Dolphins
9-6-148 Blue, 1 Minke,
1 Humpback Whale, Mola Mola, 1 Hammerhead Shark & Common Dolphin
9-5-144 Blue, 1 Humpback Whale & Common Dolphin
9-4-1410 Blue Whales & Common Dolphin
9-3-141 Blue, 1 Entangled Gray Whale & Bottlenose Dolphin
9-2-145 Blues, 1 Minke Whale & Common Dolphin
9-1-145 Blue Whales, Bottlenose & Common Dolphin
8-31-147 Blue Whales & Common Dolphin
8-30-147 Blue Whales & Common Dolphin
8-29-1410 Blue Whales & Common Dolphin
8-28-1411 Blue Whales & Bottlenose Dolphin
8-27-141 Blue Whale, Large Swells Day
8-26-143 Blue Whales, Bottlenose & Common Dolphin
8-25-144 Blues, 2 Fin Whales & Common Dolphin
8-24-143 Blue & 3 Fin Whales & "By the wind sailers"
8-23-144 Blues, 1 Humpback Whale, Bottlenose, "By the wind sailers" & Common Dolphin
8-22-14Common Dolphin & "By the wind sailers"
8-21-141 Minke Whale & Common Dolphin
8-20-148 Blue Whales & Common Dolphin
8-19-145 Blue Whales & Common Dolphin
8-18-142 Blue Whales, Bottlenose & Common Dolphin
8-17-147 Blue Whales & Common Dolphin
8-16-1422 Blue Whales & Common Dolphin
8-15-1418 Blue Whales
8-14-1416 Blue Whales
8-13-148 Blues, 3 Minke Whales, Bottlenose & Common Dolphin
8-12-142 Blue Whales & Pod of Common Dolphin
8-11-143 Blue Whales, 2 Hammerheads, Bottlenose & Common Dolphin
8-10-144 Blue Whales, Bottlenose & Common Dolphin
8-9-141 Blue Whale & Common Dolphin
8-8-141 Blue Whale, 1 Minke & Common Dolphin
8-7-14Common Dolphin
8-6-142 Blue Whales, Bottlenose & Common Dolphin
8-5-142 Blue Whales & Common Dolphin
8-4-144 Blue Whales, 1 Great White Shark, Bottlenose & Common Dolphin
8-3-147 Blue Whales, Bottlenose & Common Dolphin
8-2-14Bottlenose & Common Dolphin
8-1-145 Blue Whales & Common Dolphin
7-31-1410 Blue Whales & Common Dolphin
7-30-147 Blues, 1 Pilot Whale, 1 Minke Whale & Common Dolphin
7-29-144 Blue, 1 Minke, 8 Humpbacks (Cow/Calf), Bottlenose & Common Dolphin
7-28-144 Blue Whales & Bottlenose Dolphin
7-27-1411 Blue, 10 Minke, 4 Humpback Whales, Bottlenose & Common Dolphin
7-26-144 Blue, 4 Humpback Whales & Common Dolphin
7-25-144 Blue Whales & Common Dolphin
7-24-144 Blue Whales & Common Dolphin
7-23-144 Blue, 2 Humpback Whales, 1 Hammerhead Shark & Common Dolphin
7-22-141 Blue, 1 Bryde's, 1 Minke Whale & Common Dolphin
7-21-144 Blue, 2 Humpback Whales & Common Dolphin
7-20-144 Humpback Whales, 1 Fin Whale, Risso's Bottlenose & Common Dolphin
7-19-141 Blue, 1 Fin Whale, Risso's, Bottlenose & Common Dolphin
7-18-1417 Blue Whales, Bottlenose & Common Dolphin
7-17-146 Blue, 4 Fin Whales & Common Dolphin
7-16-142 Blue Whales & Common Dolphin
7-15-144 Blue, 5 Pilot Whales, 1 Hammerhead Shark, Bottlenose & Common Dolphin
7-14-1412 Blue Whales, 1 Hammerhead Shark, 1 Great White Shark, 1 Mola Mola & Common Dolphin
7-13-145 Blue Whales & 1 Hammerhead Shark
7-12-143 Blue Whales, 1 Hammerhead Shark, Elephant Seals, Bottlenose & Common Dolphin
7-11-144 Blue Whales, Bottlenose & Common Dolphin
7-10-1410 Blue Whales, Bottlenose & Common Dolphin
7-9-144 Blue Whales, Bottlenose & Common Dolphin
7-8-147 Blue Whales, Bottlnose & Common Dolphin
7-7-147 Blue Whales & Common Dolphin
7-6-143 Blue Whales, Bottlenose and Mega Pod of Common dolphin
7-5-141 Gray Whale, Bottlenose & Common Dolphin
7-4-141 Mola Mola, Bottlenose & Common Dolphin
7-3-14Bottlenose & a Mega Pod of Common Dolphin
7-2-141 Hammerhead Shark & Common Dolphin
7-1-145 Fin Whales, Bottlnose & Common Dolphin
6-30-14Mega Pod of Bottlenose & Common Dolphin
6-29-142 Blue Whales
6-28-142 Blue Whales, 1 Gray Whale, & Bottlenose Dolphin
6-27-14Mega Pod of Common Dolphin, Bottlenose Dolphin, 1 Mola Mola, 1 Great White Shark
6-26-14Common & Bottlenose Dolphin
6-25-14Common Dolphin
6-24-142 Humpback Whales, Mega Pod of Common Dolphin
6-23-144 Blue Whales, Elephant Seal, & Common Dolphin
6-22-141 Minke Whale, Mega Pod Common Dolphins
6-21-14Common & BOttlenose Dolphin
6-20-143 Minkes & Common Dolphin
6-19-14Common Dolphin
6-18-14Common Dolphin
6-17-14Common & Bottlenose Dolphin
6-16-14Common Dolphin
6-15-14Common Dolphin
6-14-14Common & Bottlenose Dolphin
6-13-14Common & Bottlenose Dolphin
6-12-14Common & Bottlenose Dolphin
6-11-14Common & Bottlenose Dolphin
6-10-14Common & Bottlenose Dolphin
6-9-14Common & Bottlenose Dolphin
6-8-14Common & Bottlenose Dolphin
6-7-1430 Pilot Whale, 1 Minke Whale, Bottlenose & Common Dolphin
6-6-14Bottlenose & Common Dolphin
6-5-14Common Dolphin
6-4-142 Minke Whales & 2 Fin Whales
6-3-147 Fin Whales, 1 Minke Whale, & Bottlenose Dolphins
6-2-14No Sightings
6-1-143 Blue Whales (1Calf) & Common Dolphin
5-31-14Bottlenose & Common Dolphin
5-30-14Bottlenose & Common Dolphin
5-29-14Common Dolphin
5-28-14Bottlenose & Common Dolphin
5-27-14Common Dolphin
5-26-14Bottlenose & Common Dolphin
5-25-14Bottlenose & Common Dolphins
5-24-141 Blue & Common Dolphin
5-23-142 Gray (1 Calf) & 1 Fin Whale
5-22-144 Blue Whales & Common Dolphin
5-21-144 Gray (2 Calf) & Common Dolphin
5-20-14Common Dolphin
5-19-142 Gray (1 Calf) Whales & Common Dolphins
5-18-146 Gray, 1 Minke Whale & Common Dolphins
5-17-142 Gray Whales (1 Calf)
5-16-144 Gray & 4 Minke Whales
5-15-143 Gray & 2 Fin Whales
5-14-146 Gray Whales, Common & Bottlenose Dolphin
5-13-144 Gray Whales & Common Dolphin
5-12-1414 Gray Whales & Common Dolphins
5-11-141 Gray Whale & Common Dolphins
5-10-1410 Gray Whales (3 Calf) & Common
5-9-142 Gray, 2 Humpback Whales & Bottlenose Dolphins
5-8-142 Gray Whales & Common Dolphins
5-7-14Common Dolphin
5-6-14Common Dolphin
5-5-1435 Gray, 1 Blue Whales & Common Dolphins
5-4-148 Gray Whales, (3 Calf) & Common Dolphins
5-3-1418 Gray Whales (7 Calf) & Common
5-2-148 Gray (2 Calf) 1 Minke Whale & Common Dolphins
5-1-144 Gray (2 Calf), 3 Blue Whales & Common Dolphins,
First Blue Whale Sighting!
4-30-145 Gray Whales, (2 Calf) & Common Dolphins
4-29-143 Gray Whales (1 Calf) & Common Dolphins
4-28-1410 Gray Whales & Common Dolphins
4-27-1413 Gray Whales, (3 Calf) & Common Dolphins
4-26-14No trips, due to bad weather
4-25-143 Gray Whales & Common Dolphins
4-24-1412 Gray (3 Calf), 1 Minke Whale & Common Dolphins
4-23-149 Gray Whales, (2 Calf)
4-22-146 Gray Whales (2 Calf), Bottlenose & Common Dolphins
4-21-1418 Gray Whales, Bottlenose & Common Dolphins
4-20-141 Minke Whale & Common Dolphins
4-19-146 Gray Whales (3 Calf) & Common Dolphins
4-18-141 Minke Whale & Common Dolphins
4-17-145 Gray Whales (2 Calf) & Common Dolphins
4-16-142 Gray, 1 Minke Whales & Common Dolphins
4-15-144 Gray Whales (1 Calf), Whitesided, Bottlenose & Common Dolphins
4-14-148 Gray Whales & Common Dolphins
4-13-142 Gray Whales & Common Dolphins
4-12-145 Gray Whales (1 Calf) & Common Dolphins
4-11-145 Gray Whales, Whitesided & Common Dolphins
4-10-1412 Gray Whales (2 Calf) & Common Dolphins
4-9-145 Gray Whales & Common Dolphins
4-8-145 Gray (1 Calf) Whales, 1 Fin Whale & Common Dolphins
4-7-145 Gray Whales (1 Calf) & Common Dolphins
4-6-144 Gray Whales, Bottlenose & Common Dolphins + 3 Balloons
4-5-146 Gray Whales & Common Dolphins
4-4-1411 Gray Whales, Whitesided & Common Dolphins
4-3-143 Gray Whales, 1 Fin & Common Dolphins
4-2-14No trips, Due to bad weather
4-1-143 Gray Whales & Common Dolphins
3-31-1413 Gray Whales (1 Calf), Bottlenose, Whitesided & Common Dolphins
3-30-145 Gray Whales (1 Calf) & Common Dolphins
3-29-1410 Gray Whales, Bottlenose & Common Dolphins
3-28-1412 Gray Whales, Bottlenose & Common Dolphins
3-27-14Common Dolphins
3-26-143 Gray Whales & Common Dolphins
3-25-146 Gray Whales, 30+ False Killer Whales & Common Dolphins
3-24-145 Gray Whales, Whitesided & Common Dolphins
3-23-1410 Gray Whales, 1 Great White Shark, Bottlenose & Common Dolphins
3-22-1422 Gray Whales, Whitesided & Common Dolphins
3-21-1416 Gray Whales & Whitesided Dolphins
3-20-148 Gray Whales & Common Dolphins
3-19-146 Gray Whales & Common Dolphins
3-18-1410 Gray Whales, Whitesided & Common Dolphins
3-17-1415 Gray Whales & Common Dolphins
3-16-1420 Gray Whales & Common Dolphins
3-15-1431 Gray Whales, Bottlenose & Common Dolphins
3-14-1415 Gray Whales & Common Dolphins
3-13-1412 Gray Whales & False Killer Whales
3-12-143 Gray Whales, 50+ False Killer Whales & Whitesided Dolphins
3-11-146 Gray Whales & Common Dolphins
3-10-143 Gray, 2 Minke Whales, Bottlenose & Common Dolphins
3-9-1430 Gray, 2 Fin Whales, Bottlenose & Common Dolphins
3-8-1418 Gray Whales, Whitesided, Bottlenose & Common Dolphins
3-7-148 Gray Whales, Whitesided & Bottlenose Dolphins
3-6-1416 Gray Whales (2 SB) & Common Dolphins
3-5-147 Gray Whales & Common Dolphins
3-4-147 Gray Whales, Bottlenose & Common Dolphins
3-3-148 Gray Whales & Common Dolphins
3-2-1419 Gray Whales (1 NB), Offshore & Common Dolphins
3-1-1416 Gray Whales NB & Bottlenose Dolphins
2-28-14No trips due to weather
2-27-1415 Gray Whales & Common Dolphins
2-26-142 Fin Whales & Bottlenose Dolphins
2-25-143 Gray Whales, Bottlenose & Common Dolphins
2-24-141 Gray Whale, Whitesided & Common Dolphins
2-23-1413 Gray Whales (3 NB), Whitesided, Bottlenose & Common Dolphins
2-22-146 Gray Whales (2 NB), Bottlenose & Common Dolphins
2-21-146 Gray Whales (4 NB) & Common Dolphins
2-20-1415 Gray Whales & Common Dolphins
2-19-141 Gray, 2 Minke Whales, Whitesided, Bottlenose & Common Dolphins
2-18-146 Gray Whales, Sealions, Bottlenose, Whitesided, Common Dolphins
2-17-143 Gray Whales, Whitesided & Common Dolphins
2-16-1410 Gray Whales, Whitesided, Bottlenose & Common Dolphins
2-15-1413 Gray Whales, Bottlenose & Common Dolphins
2-14-144 Gray Whales & Common Dolphins
2-13-1413 Gray Whales & Common Dolphins
2-12-142 Gray Whales & Bottlenose Dolphins
2-11-147 Gray Whales, Whitesided & Common Dolphins
2-10-145 Gray Whales, Whitesided & Common Dolphins
2-9-1422 Gray Whales, Whitesided & Common Dolphins
2-8-1418 Gray Whales & Common Dolphins
2-7-149 Gray Whales, Offshore, Bottlenose & Common Dolphins
2-6-146 Gray Whales
2-5-144 Gray Whales & Bottlenose Dolphins
2-4-149 Gray Whales, Whitesided & Common Dolphins
2-3-145 Gray Whales
2-2-148 Gray Whales (1 NB)
2-1-148 Gray Whales, Mega pod & Common Dolphin
1-31-1415 Gray Whales & Bottlenose Dolphins
1-30-1412 Gray Whales & Bottlenose Dolphins
1-29-144 Gray Whales & Bottlenose Dolphins
1-28-1411 Gray Whales
1-27-142 Fin Whales (Cow & Calf), 12 Gray, Common & Bottlenose Dolphins
1-26-149 Gray Whales & Bottlenose Dolphins. 8hr Catalina trip we spotted:8 Grays, 1 Fin, 1 Minke, 1 Mako Shark, 1 Blue Shark, Bottlenose & Common Dolphins
1-25-1410 Gray & 1 Fin Whale
1-24-142 Gray Whales & Bottlenose Dolphins
1-23-144 Gray Whales & Common Dolphins
1-22-145 Gray Whales, Offshore & Bottlenose Dolphins
1-21-147 Gray Whales & Whitesided Dolphins
1-20-143 Gray Whales (2 NB) & Bottlenose Dolphins
1-19-146 Gray Whales, Bottlenose & Common Dolphins
1-18-149 Gray Whales, 3 Calf, 2 Fin Whales & Common Dolphins
1-17-142 Gray Whales & Common Dolphins
1-16-14Bottlenose Dolphins
1-15-147 Gray Whales & Bottlenose Dolphins
1-14-147 Gray Whales, Bottlenose & Common Dolphins
1-13-145 Gray Whales & Common Dolphins
1-12-147 Gray Whales & Bottlenose Dolphins
1-11-1415 Gray Whales & Bottlenose Dolphins
1-10-143 Gray Whales, Bottlenose & Common Dolphins
1-9-149 Gray Whales, Bottlenose & Common Dolphins
1-8-14Bottlenose & Common Dolphins
1-7-1412 Gray Whales, Whitesided & Common Dolphins
1-6-1416 Gray Whales, 1 Calf, Bottlenose & Common Dolphins
1-5-149 Gray Whales, 1 Calf & Common Dolphins
1-4-1410 Gray Whales, Offshore Bottlenose & Common Dolphins
1-3-143 Gray Whales, Bottlenose & Common Dolphins
1-2-142 Gray Whales & Bottlenose Dolphins
1-1-145 Gray Whales, Bottlenose & Common Dolphins