Bahía Almejas and Isla Santa Margarita

Ross Weinberg, Video Chronicler

  • Daily Expedition Reports
  • 09 Feb 2020

Bahía Almejas and Isla Santa Margarita, 2/9/2020, National Geographic Sea Lion

  • Aboard the National Geographic Sea Lion
  • Baja California

After breakfast passengers and staff boarded pangas to embark on day one of whale watching in Bahía Almejas. A stop at a mangrove forest offered very special close up views of nesting frigate birds, cormorants and several other avian species. Whale watching was truly exhilarating; gray whales in every direction spy-hopping, breaching and diving. After that we landed on Isla Santa Margarita for naturalist walks, kayaking, a beach barbecue, and a full moon hike. Another fantastic day in Baja California Sur.

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