Capt. Bill & Sons Whale Watch

Gloucester

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A family of experts shares tips on spotting humpback and minke whales—as well as dolphins and seals—during three- to four-hour outings

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Promotional value expires Oct 1, 2015. Amount paid never expires. Subject to weather. Subject to availability. Limit 4 per person, may buy 4 additional as gifts. Limit 2 per visit. Valid only for option purchased. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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  • $29 for a morning or afternoon whale-watching excursion for one person (Up to a $48 value)
  • $55 for a morning or afternoon whale-watching excursion for two people (Up to a $96 value)
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Availability may be limited on afternoon trips in July & August.

Capt. Bill and Sons Whale Watch

Capt. Bill and Sons Whale Watch started more than 50 years ago, but the late Captain Bill Cunningham can't take full credit for his business' creation. In many ways, the whales themselves founded the company, though they still made Bill do all of the paperwork. Capt. Bill and Sons originally chartered deep sea fishing trips, but the anglers would often get distracted when a humpback or minke whale breached the surface. Seeing how the majestic mammals awed his passengers, the company decided to stow its fishing rods and set out on whale-watching tours instead.

Today, the Capt. Bill and Sons team—which includes son Marc—welcome whale-watchers aboard their two-tiered ship, the Miss Cape Ann. Once they head out into the water, the experts share tips on spotting whales and insights into the animals' behavior, biology, and social structure. Passengers should look sharp for other species as well, as the waters around Stellwagen Bank and Jeffreys Ledge are also home to Atlantic white-sided dolphins and harbor seals.

Customer Reviews

I had a great time with Capt. Bill & Sons. We were out for 3 hours and saw whales and dolphins. The boat was not too crowded and it was easy to move to each side to see the action. I would definitely recommend.
Laura P. · September 19, 2016
Great trip and nice crew! :)
Anna K. · September 19, 2016
The crew was so friendly and we say five whales in this trip...my six years kid was so enthu and happy to be there !! Thanks to that team!!
NandagopalReddy · September 19, 2016
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    24 Harbor Loop

    Gloucester, MA 01930

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