The 2022 American Princess’ (AP) Whale Watching & Dolphin Adventure season has begun and it looks like it’s going to be another AMAZING year! Currently mammal sightings (for the past few years) are at 95%-97%! Adventures depart from SHEEPSHEAD BAY, BROOKLYN, ONLY!!! (NOT by Brooklyn Bridge) See DIRECTIONS on TAB BAR ABOVE for Location & Parking info. Adult: $65; Senior: (62+) $60; Child: (5-12) $45; Child under 5: Free; Group rate: (10+) Contact us at 718-474-0555
Come sail with the AP and sail with the BEST ~ WHALE WATCHING is what WE DO!
*12pm Whale Watching & Dolphin Adventures: Wednesdays thru Sundays
* 5pm Sunset Whale Watching & Dolphin Adventures: Thursdays & Saturdays
*NEW* Sunday, 8/28/22 ~ JAMAICA BAY BIRD WATCHING CRUISE ~ 5pm – 8pm
NEXT ADVENTURES: Tickets Available * Click BOOK NOW on the TAB BAR above for more dates…
8/14-8/15: 24 Hr. Offshore Pelagic Bird Watching *SOLD OUT*
8/17 thru 8/21 Departing at 12pm Noon
8/18 & 8/20 Departing at 5pm
Winter Bird & Seal Watching begins December 11, 2021 and runs from 12PM to 2PM.
If you’re interested in setting sail in search of these beautiful seals and birds, hop aboard The American Princess for an unforgettable Bird and Seal Watching Adventure Cruise!
What a unique opportunity to learn about the wildlife that exists in our own backyard! A naturalist will be aboard to provide insight and information about seals and marine life.
Birds that may be seen during the winter/spring marine excursion include gannets (Morus bassanus or Sula bassana), great blue herons (Ardea herodias), great egrets (Ardea alba), double-crested cormorants (Phalacrocorax auritus), various gulls, common loons (Gavia immer), red throated loons (Gavia stellata), bufflehead ducks (Bucephala albeola), American black ducks (Anas rubripes), mergansers, brants (Branta bernicla), black scoters (Melanitta americana), white-winged scoters (Melanitta deglandi), surf scoters (Melanitta perspicillata), mallards (Anas platyrhynchos), long-tailed ducks (Clangula hyemaliss), caups, snowy owls (Bubo scandiacus) and many other seabirds.
In April, we see the return of American oystercatchers (Haematopus palliatus), black skimmers (Rynchops niger), common terns (Sterna hirundo) and least terns (Sternula antillarum).
Seals that may be spotted include grey seals (Halichoerus grypus) and harbor seals (Phoca vitulina), also known as the common seal.
Video/slide presentations will be available during the trip.
Winter Bird & Seal Watching Adventure Trips:
December 11, 2021 12PM – 2PM approx
December 18, 2021 12PM – 2PM approx
December 27, 2021 12PM – 2PM approx
January 2, 2022 12PM – 2PM approx
|Children (5-12 years)||$30|
|Children under 5||FREE|
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