The Whale Trail Sites

Places to see whales from shore on the West Coast


4/20 New Giants of the Salish Sea, by John Calambokidis

Gray Whale in Puget Sound, by John Calambokidis

New research reveals insights into the return of two magnificent whales to … Learn more

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Spring around The Whale Trail


“Patch” the gray whale, in Puget Sound. Photo by John Calambokidis

The gray whale migration in full swing along … Learn more

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