Whale watching from land

Learn some of the best locations to watch whales from land on the west coast.

Whale watching from sea

Check out whale watching opportunities at sea in the sanctuaries along the west coast.

When to go

What time of year is the best time to look for whales in your area?

Ocean etiquette

Responsible whale watching: keeping yourself, wildlife, and our oceans safe.

Download the Whale Alert Brochure and Whale Species Identification Guide.