Category Archives: Captain’s Log

A Steller Day!

May 19, 2018 – M.V. Lukwa Today’s Sightings: Humpback Whale (Argonaut), Steller Sea Lions, Pacific Harbour Seals, Dall’s Porpoises, Black-tailed Deer, Bald Eagles, Black Oystercatchers, and Pigeon Guillemots. Photo Credit: Carmen Pendleton. All photos taken with a telephoto lens and … Continue reading

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What a Wonderful Start!

Friday May 18, 2018- M.V. Lukwa  Today’s Sightings: Humpback Whale (Argonaut), Steller Sea Lions, Dall’s Porpoises, Bald Eagles, Pigeon Guillemots Today was our first trip of the 2018 season and what a wonderful day it was! Beautiful weather and calm … Continue reading

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Killer Whale Culture

We know a lot of people come to our area and book tours with us because they want to see Killer Whales/Orca in their natural habitat. Our naturalists are well educated in the culture and behaviour of theses whales but … Continue reading

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Thank You!

A Greeting from Heike Wieske – Owner   A Look Back at our Remarkable Season Hard to believe the 2017 season has already come to a close. Thank you to all of our guests who travelled from around the globe. … Continue reading

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The Last Hurrah for 2017!

Monday October 9, 2017 – M.V. Lukwa Today’s Sightings: Humpback Whales (Slash, Freethrow, Inukshuk, Guardian, Argonaut, Freckles, Frosty and Mini Wheat), Pacific Harbour Seals, Steller Sea Lions, Bald Eagles, Ancient Murrelets and Common Murres. Today was our last trip of … Continue reading

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West Coast Weather and of Course Wildlife!

Friday October 6, 2017 – M.V. Lukwa Today’s Sightings: Humpback Whales (Claw, Freckles, Meniscus, Conger, Ridge, Moonstar and Slash), Pacific Harbour Seals, Steller Sea Lions, Bald Eagles, Harlequin Ducks, Ancient Murrelets and Common Murres. We had a true West Coast … Continue reading

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Herring Anyone?

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 – M.V. Lukwa Today’s Sightings: Humpback Whales (Claw, Argonaut, Ashes, Freckles, Meniscus, Piza and Merge), Pacific White-sided Dolphins, Pacific Harbour Seals, Steller Sea Lions, Bald Eagles, Great Blue Herons, Ancient Murrelets, Red-necked Phalaropes, and Common Murres. … Continue reading

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No better place to be!

Monday October 2, 2017 – M.V. Lukwa Today’s Sightings: Humpback Whales (Frosty, Mini Wheat, Cutter, Ridge, Hunter, Moonstar, Claw, Yahtzee, Quartz, Ashes, Argonaut, Inukshuk, Meniscus, Piza, Sharpie, Blackula and Hilroy), Pacific Harbour Seals, Steller Sea Lions, Bald Eagles, Great Blue … Continue reading

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So Much Activity

Sunday October 1, 2017 – M.V. Lukwa Today’s Sightings: Humpback Whales (Ridge, Argonaut, Meniscus, Hunter and Black Pearl), Transient “Bigg’s” (mammal-eating) Orca (UK) Pacific Harbour Seals, Steller Sea Lions, Bald Eagles, Ancient Murrelets, Red-necked Phalaropes, and Common Murres. Luckily on … Continue reading

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Humpback Whales, Humpback Whales and more Humpback Whales!

Saturday September 30, 2017 – M.V. Lukwa Today’s Sightings: Humpback Whales (Freckles, Argonaut, Apollo, Hunter, Yahtzee, Cosmo, Meniscus and Ridge) Pacific Harbour Seals, Steller Sea Lions, Bald Eagles, Ancient Murrelets, Red-necked Phalaropes, and Common Murres. As we say goodbye to … Continue reading

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