Category Archives: Captain’s Log

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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Warm Winds, Sunny Skies and Sightings Galore!

Thursday September 28, 2017 – M.V. Lukwa Today’s Sightings: Humpback Whales (Conger, Freckles, Argonaut, Claw, Moonstar, Ridge, Inukshuk, Mini Wheat, Frosty, Sharpie, Bumpy, Black Pearl, Corporal, Cutter, Yahtzee, Meniscus,  Piza and more) Dall’s Porpoise, Pacific Harbour Seals, Steller Sea Lions, … Continue reading

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Here a Humpback there a Humpback, Everywhere a Humpback Whale!

Wednesday September 27, 2017 – M.V. Lukwa Today’s Sightings: Humpback Whales (Slash. Yahtzee, Conger, Frosty, Mini Wheat, Meniscus, Ridge, Cutter, Inukshuk, Moonstar, Claw, Tangent, Quartz, Freckles, Sharpie and Ripple) Pacific Harbour Seals, Steller Sea Lions, Bald Eagles, Ancient Murrelets, Red-necked … Continue reading

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Sunny September

Tuesday September 26, 2017 – M.V. Lukwa Today’s Sightings: Humpback Whales (Hunter, Squiggle, Tangent and Domino), Northern Resident (fish-eating) Orca (A34s) Pacific White-sided Dolphins, Steller Sea Lions, Bald Eagles, Ancient Murrelets and Common Murres. It felt like summer today out … Continue reading

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