I went on a whale watch tour with the Puget Sound Express. The tour leaves from the same marina/campground where we are staying, so it was convenient to walk over. On the way, we spied this little river otter hanging around the boats.
Christopher, the captain heard about some whales by Seattle, so we headed south on Puget Sound. The whales were located right off the campground on Bainbridge Island where we stayed recently. We saw the group T65A’s. It was a family group and there was a baby whale. Sarah (Puget Sound Express) gave us lots of information about the whales and lots of other things. She told us this was the only known baby whale in the area. I got lucky!! Christopher and Sarah were knowledgeable and delightful. It was a great trip, so I hope to do it again before we leave.
There are a lot of deer in the area and you meet up with them any time of day or night. Yesterday, there were a mom and two fawns at the entrance to the marina. We saw the buck below when we drove around the area the other day.
And, as I keep saying, I love the flowers.
Three years ago I took a whale watch tour with Puget Sound Express and saw orcas. I wrote a blog post here.