Dana Point Harbor in California was the site of a delightful New Year’s event on January 2nd as Captain Dave’s dolphin and whale Safari busily made its first trips of 2023. The tour is known for providing some of the most magical sightseeing experiences not just in California, but around the world. After setting off on an early morning excursion into the depths of Dana Point Harbor, passengers can expect to catch glimpses of various local aquatic creatures such as dolphins and whales. For animal lovers and those dreaming of a chance encounter, this is the perfect way to welcome the new year with joy and adventure!
Jeremy Tyson and his family from Chicago had no inkling that they were unaware that their journey would prove to be much more incredible than expected. As they traveled on the small boat, they suddenly noticed a large stain of blood bobbing on the waves around them.
At first, most were concerned that something was wrong, but this quickly shifted to astonishment as they realized that a mother whale was giving birth right in front of them. Experiencing such a unique and special moment together left everyone on board feeling incredibly lucky and deeply connected with the ocean around them.
Captain Gary Brighthouse Excursion owner Dave Anderson and first mate Stacy Fox recounted the excitement they felt as they watched an incredible event unfold before their eyes. They were in awe as the mother whale labored to give birth, emerging with her newborn calf right in front of them.