The Whale Trail Sites

Places to see whales from shore on the West Coast

The Whale Trail Story


Another new calf in J-pod – welcome J-55!


New calf J-55. Photo by NOAA Fisheries.

NOAA Fisheries announced another new calf in J-pod! J-55 was observed during a … Learn more

News from the Director

Welcome the Year of the Monkey

Gung Hay Fat Choy!  Asian cultures the world over – and we – are welcoming the Year of the Fire … Learn more

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