Tag Archives: whales

Feb. 09 Trip – Revisited

Tuesday, February 15, 2011


Two years ago today, we were making our way back to Maui for what turned out to be such a memorable two weeks. While we’re in the very early stages of planning a return to the Valley Isle for this August, I thought it’d be fun (if not somewhat depressing) to take a look back […]

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Sunday Photo – Whale Day Parade ‘09

Sunday, February 21, 2010


Taken by Kris Nelson on February 21st, 2009 Location: Whale Day Parade down South Kihei Road, Kihei, Maui March of the Whales Yesterday was the 30th annual Whale Day celebration at Kalama Park in Kihei, and although we couldn’t be there again this year, a lot of my Maui Tweeps and a few new friends […]

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News: Maui Sub Spies Whales from Below

Saturday, April 25, 2009


I wanted to pass on the following news story from the Maui News website that was posted on April 23rd, 2009. The Depth of Pursuit When most people think of whale watching in Maui, they usually envision boats out on the water leaving from Lahaina or Maalaea Harbors. Well, how about a close encounter with […]

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Another Year as a Pacific Whale Foundation Member

Monday, April 20, 2009


As you saw, last week was my birthday, which meant it was time to renew our membership with the Pacific Whale Foundation. No, it’s not tied to your birthday just like renewing your drivers license (which I’m not looking forward to next year, by the way). Our first membership with PWF was given to us […]

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Our Last Day in Lahaina

Tuesday, March 24, 2009


Trip Journal entry for Friday, February 27th Our last full day on the island this trip, spending it in Lahaina during the morning and with HAPA at night. More Whale Watching We were out the door early on Friday, our last full day on the island. The morning called for an 8:30am whale watch with […]

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Lunch Upcountry, Dinner Afloat

Saturday, March 21, 2009

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Trip Journal entry for Thursday, February 26th. Today was about easy with a lovely lunch with new friends and a tranquil dinner cruise. Another Slow MorningWe took our time again getting moving this morning. Come a week from now when we’re back in the day-to-day grind, we’re sure going to miss mornings like this. We […]

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