The seasonal feeding patterns of Blue and Humpback whales can be witnessed first hand on a scenic Whale Watching cruise, watching the magnificent mammals as they are traveling in the channel. Once a rare sight in the waters off the Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary, Humpback whales and the endangered Blue whales along with other species of whales can be seen as they feed on swarms of krill.
Island Packers makes every attempt to show you these gentle giants of the deep but can make no guarantee that these creature will make themselves available for viewing. In the summer months, a variety of options are open, as Island Packers offers a variety of trip options. An experience not to be missed! Contact Island Packers at (805) 642-1393 or visit IslandPackers.com.
Ventura Harbor now boasts two Whale Watching concessionaires, as Ventura Sportfishing also offers Whale Watching trips out of Ventura Harbor. To book a trip with Ventura Sportfishing, or for more information visit VenturaSportfishing.com or call (805) 676-3474
Established as a National Park in 1980, each of the Channel Islands provide a fascinating world. Furthermore, world class diving, hiking, kayaking, sea cave exploration, photography, snorkeling, camping, wildlife and wildflower viewing are all included. The Channel Islands offers uninterrupted time with family and friends while relaxing to the soothing sounds of the natural world.
Check out the Channel Islands National Park & Visitor Center for more information.