Depoe bay is the whale watching capital on the oregon coast. Whale research ecoexcursions where learning meets the sea. A gray whale spouts off depoe bay, seen on a whale watching tour with carrie newells whale research ecoexcursions. This proximity provides our guests with an attractive breadth of activity and all of it is right on the remarkable oregon coast. Because of depoe bays closeness to the ocean in fact, less than a minute by boat from our dock, youll be sighting whales in no time. Depoe bay, or kptv an incredible whale encounter was caught on camera on the oregon coast. The town is home to the oregon parks and recreation whale watching center, which is on the seawall and has large windows facing the ocean for prime whale viewing. The cove is located at approximately 44 deg 44 min n latitude. Whale watching one to write home about on the oregon, washington coast.
Whales tail charters 1 12 hour whale watching depoe bay. Boiler bay exploration on central oregon coast near depoe bay. The facility is located right on the seawall in depoe bay and park staff is readily available to answer any questions you may have. College marine biology instructor carrie newell smells like ghastly flatulence. The whale watching center can direct the family to the best local vantage points on land. Two separate, oceanthemed, harbor front homes on airbnb.
Also whale excrement jump starts the food chain by excreting tons of iron and nitrogen into the environment and since whales excrete at the surface, this whale pump shifts nutrients from deeper in the water column to the surface. Meet the resident gray whales of depoe bay marine biologist carrie newell introduces us to scarback, comet, and the very precocious eagle eye. My first boat was named after eagle eye, a whale that ive come to know through many encounters over the years. Whale watching center 119 sw highway 101 depoe bay, or 97341 5417653304. The tours allow me to educate people about the gray whale while funding my field research. Two bedrooms and two baths with full kitchen, spa, and pool in the clubhouse. Carrie earned her masters degree in biological science. The depoe bay whale watching center, also known as the depoe bay ocean wayside, is an oregon state parksstaffed visitor center in depoe bay, oregon, u.
Box 123 highway 101, downtown depoe bay, or 97341 8004458730 or 5417652345. Join us at whale s tail charters in depoe bay for an exciting and thrilling ride to see gray whales and other marine life. Jeanmichel cousteau and his acclaimed diving teams explore a thrilling array of natural phenomena hundreds of feet beneath the oceans surface in the pbs series, jeanmichel cousteau. The suites have a flatscreen tv, a fireplace and a sitting area with a. We had an absolutely amazing tour with carrie and alyssa. Depoe bay is your destination for all gray whales on the oregon coast. Steps away from the ocean, shops, and restaurants with the best whale watching in oregon.
Whale watching is at the pinnacle of the season and our skippers report excellent sightings on each excursion. Spring whale watch week returns to coast as whales migrate. Little whale cove is an oregon plannedunitdevelopment of 268 homesites on 140 acres in depoe bay, a city of 1,400. Whale watching center oregon state parks and recreation. Our homey cottage is a lovely spot, if we do say so ourselves, located between the everchanging ocean, our quaint little town of depoe bay, and the worlds smallest harbor. View all hotels near whale, sea life and shark museum on tripadvisor. Whale watching one to write home about on the oregon.
Up to four guests and two dogs will enjoy an inviting interior filled with modern comforts, sweeping views of the central oregon coast, and a great location near dining, shopping, and entertainment. We have not had better whale watching in depoe bay than what we have right now and the weather has been incredible. Gray whales are majestic animals that make up a critical part of the ecosystem. You will enjoy the quaint coastal fishing village of depoe bay and travel just a few miles north or south to newport and lincoln city for additional restaurants, shops and activities. Join us at whales tail charters in depoe bay for an exciting tour to see gray whales and other marine life. From check in, to the video and then the tour itself, everyone was friendly, full of information and.
Whale research ecoexcursions depoe bay 2020 all you need. No one knew what the gray whales ate until carrie collected fecal. Best whale watching depoe bay oregon tradewinds charters. Dont travel for whale watching this spring, and instead join us online for the latest updates, please email us at whale. Our residents are an eclectic mix of families and retirees from varied geographic and cultural backgrounds, who enjoy a relaxed but active lifestyle. This stylish depoe bay inn features a gourmet onsite restaurant and a gift shop. Little whale cove depoe bay real estate 11 homes for sale. Carries whale watching quarters houses for rent in depoe bay.
Small families, couples, and weekend adventurers will find the perfect place for a relaxing coastal escape in sea spray, an oceanfront condo in depoe bay. Whale research ecoexcursions depoe bay all you need to. Book your tickets online for the whale watching center, depoe bay. Carries whale watching quarters houses for rent in.
The depoe bay whale watching center is also closed. A native american tribe off neah bay washington, the makah, wants to kill them. Jan 26, 2018 visit the depoe bay whale watching center. Depoe bay is a relaxing city well known for its restaurants and seaside.
This video is about whale watching depoe bay oregon. The big hoopla over watching gray whales along the oregon coast takes. Kaylynne september 6, 2011 carrie newells whale watching excursions. Jul 03, 2012 whale watching excursion with whale research ecoexcursions in depoe bay, oregon. Carrie is knowledgeable and friendly whale research. Spring whale watching returns to oregon coast, but coronavirus keeps volunteers away. Carrie newell is a marine biologist who has been working with gray whales for nearly 30 years. Sep 29, 2011 join captain carrie newell in depoe bay, oregon and her cute golden retriver kida on her zodiac boat while she takes you up close and personal with mysterious gray whales who spend their summers. Carrie newell is the owner and biologist with whale research. Hosted by marine mammal naturalist with 37 years experience. Great captain carrie newell picture of whale research. The whale we were tracking has been named rusty because of a rustcolored collection of sealice and barnacles.
Join us with oohs and aahs aboard our one and twohour whale watching trips. She truly cares that each and every one of you have the trip of a life time. Download our whale watching brochure to learn out about whale swimming patterns and habits. Whale watch from your condo window at the prince of whales in depoe bay. Gary and kit at whales tail are great people to deal with and their customer service is superb. This is whale cove inn, rated one of the most exclusive luxury boutique inns in oregon.
During the designated whale watching weeks volunteers are stationed at the parks to help you spot the migrating behemoths. Go whale watching on the oregon coast remotely with live video feed posted mar 23, 2020 a gray whale shows its fluke as it dives off depoe bay, seen on a whale watching tour with carrie newells. Whale watching excursion with whale research ecoexcursions in depoe bay, oregon. March 26th live from the depoe bay whale watching center. Mar, 2020 from check in, to the video and then the tour itself, everyone was friendly, full of information and investing in making sure everyone had a great time viewing the amazing grey whales of depoe bay. Whale watching depoe bay, deep sea fishing and whale watching off the oregon coast, depoe bay oregon charter fishing, tuna, salmon, halibut fishing, crabbing and more. Whale cove is a small cove, approximately onethird of a mile 0. Note this and all other state parks are currently closed until further notice. Marine biologists carrie newell shares her extensive knowledge of the. Ecological interrelationships between summer resident gray whales. An unconventional scientist shows the best time to see whales close to oregon. Stay in one of our seven signature suites or our threebedroom premier suite.
Unique, educational adventures spotting gray whales and other wildlife. Times are tough for the travel community right now. Considered the whale watching capital of the oregon coast, depoe bay is home to the whale watching center, fleets of whale watching boats. Spring whale watching returns to oregon coast, but. Whale, sea life and shark museum depoe bay 2020 all. Featuring free wifi throughout the property, the whale inn is set in depoe bay. Carrie is from michigan with strong mid western roots.
The depoe bay whale watching center, also known as the depoe bay ocean wayside, is an oregon state parksstaffed visitor center in depoe bay, oregon. I highly recommend a whale watching tour with whales tail at depoe bay while on your oregon coast vacation. Whales, storms and brews on the peoples coast travel oregon. Each accommodation features incredible views and private deck with an outdoor soaking tub. When looking for a getaway and depoe bay hotels, the search ends here.
Virtually no wind and gentle ocean swells with moderate temps make for great whale watching conditions. How to go whale watching at the oregon coast on your own. Weve got 106 hotels to pick from within a mile of whale watching center. Recognized on the national register of historic places, the whale watching center is the perfect place to spot gray whales. Meet the resident gray whales of depoe bay portland monthly. Carrie newell for the degree of master of science in oceanography. Gray whales can be seen for most of the year in depoe bay, thanks to a. Go whale watching on the oregon coast remotely with live. My hometown of depoe bay is like a postcard, from the fishing boats heading out of the worlds smallest harbor to the crashing waves of whale cove right out my window.
Zillow has 11 homes for sale in depoe bay or matching little whale cove. Our trips are fun, informative and interactive, our captains are devoted to making your oregon coast whale watching tour an experience of a lifetime. Each room at whale cove inn is unique and will quickly become your favorite getaway when it comes to depoe bay, oregon hotels. Marine biologist carrie newell introduces us to scarback, comet, and the very precocious eagle eye. If youd like to find things to do in the area, you may want to check out chinook winds casino and nye beach. Great captain carrie newell check out tripadvisor members 1,262 candid photos and videos. Ktvz the spring whale watch week event returns to the coast march 2129 to celebrate the more than 25,000 gray whales expected to migrate north past oregon over the next few. As someone who knows every one of oregon s 33 named gray whales, carrie newell had much expertise to bring to the cousteau expedition team. And, depoe bay whale watching center will be closed. See 7 photos and 1 tip from 40 visitors to carrie s whale watching excursions. Notice whale research ecoexcursions whale watching, cafe, and museum will be closed for the duration of quarantine. In 2012, i bought another boat and opened the whale, sea life and shark museum in the heart of depoe bay. Frommers awarded whale cove inn three stars, its highest award, and stated.
Unique, educational adventures spotting gray whales and other. Whale research ecoexcursions depoe bay 2020 all you. Awesome whale watching tours with an actual marine biologist harbor marina in depoe bay, or. Carrie newell is the owner and biologist with whale research ecoexcursions. Sea spray in depoe bay 1 bd vacation rental in depoe bay. A balcony with a hot tub and an ocean view are included in each spacious suite at the whale cove inn. The whale watching center depoe bay all you need to know. Depoe bay oregon viewed from above with a drone quadcopter dji.
I am a marine biologist who runs a whale watching business in depoe bay, oregon at and i am a professor of marine biology at lcc. A new refuge of romance has been born on the rugged oregon coast. View more property details, sales history and zestimate data on zillow. Depoe bay is the selfproclaimed whale watching capital of the oregon coast. Staying in depoe bay at the wyndhamworldmark is a great choice for visiting the central oregon coast. She says a long humpback has been spotted near depot bay.1490 445 1241 1548 185 562 1597 403 1419 993 495 1337 878 792 297 580 1284 1055 311 565 266 459 1217 160 5 134 190 42 1079 677 417 1583 882 270 1066 1389 941 430 883 481 286 925 653 1158