Monthly Archives: July 2014

Thursday, July 31st – MV Lukwa & MV Kuluta

Today our crew awoke to the brilliant sun shining down on Telegraph Cove and our guests anxiously awaited the adventure that was about to ensue. The Lukwa sailed out into calm waters at 9:00 AM and we began our quest … Continue reading

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Wednesday, July 30th 2014 – MV Lukwa & Kuluta

This morning we had a great look at the I115’s and the A36 killer whales as they wested along the  Vancouver Island shore line surfacing with magnificent blows all across the dark green emerald water. It was breath taking moment … Continue reading

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Tuesday evening, 29th July, 2014-M.V. Lukwa

It was a momentous evening for us as we had Raiza from New Mexico on board. She has been coming here for the past 14 years since she was a 3 year old. She has learnt so much about the … Continue reading

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Tuesday, 29th July, 2014-M.V. Lukwa and M.V. Kuluta

Thar she blows! This was the sentiment which could righteously sum up our day today with the whales. The humpbacks were in fine fettle and gave us some incredible views on our morning and afternoon trips. We headed towards Weynton … Continue reading

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Monday Evening, 28th July – M.V. Lukwa

The two amigos aka Plumper and Kaikash made a very welcome appearance on our sunset cruise this evening. These orca are two brothers that are quite long lived. Plumper was born in 1977 and Kaikash in 1982. There was concern … Continue reading

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Monday, July 28th 2014 – M.V. Lukwa & M.V. Kuluta

The area has been positively buzzing of late with beautiful beasts, big and small. The orca were a dominant presence on our tours today, providing us with excellent views of these whales with their families. We headed over to Weynton … Continue reading

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Sunday, July 27th 2014 – MV Lukwa & MV Kuluta

Today was another wonderful day here in paradise with sunshine, calm seas, warm weather and tons of great sightings of orcas and humpback whales on our 9:00am and 1:00pm departure! Conditions were so perfect today that the killer whales dorsal … Continue reading

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Saturday evening, July 26th M.V.Lukwa

Sunsets and orcas make for an almost unbeatable combination in this wonderful world we have. The fog of the day rolled away for us in time to observe the gorgeous hills and wildlife around us. We sailed east towards the … Continue reading

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Saturday, July 26th 2014- MV Lukwa

From morning to evening it was a day of whales from humpbacks to orcas! The morning started out in foggy conditions but that didn’t stop us from having some great looks at eagles and harbour seals as we set out … Continue reading

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Friday, July 25th, 2014 – Evening trip – M.V. Lukwa

A shroud of mist enveloped the trees and started our eve in mystery and wonder. A rarely sighted Minke whale came close to our port side and then swam behind the boat.  It disappeared as quickly as it appeared and … Continue reading

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