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Category: News about Our Captains

Whale Watching Captain visits the USNS Mercy

[gallery type="slideshow" size="large" ids="4022,4029,4028,4027,4026,4025,4024,4023"] Hornblower's very own Captain Jose had the honor of visiting the USNS Mercy earlier this month. He was invited by commanding officer, Captain John Rotruck after he had enjoyed the narration about The Mercy during a Hornblower Harbor Tour Cruise. The US Naval Hospital Ship Mercy is the largest floating medical facility in the world.

Gray Whale Watching Season Begins

[gallery type="slideshow" size="full" ids="3990,3991,3992,3936,3937,3935,3984"] Our first Gray Whale of the season put on quite a show! Captain Earnesto Coleman and our expert Whale Watching Naturalists from the San Diego Natural History Museum spotted a young Gray Whale traveling south on Monday December 10 during the morning's Whale Watching Cruise.The cooperative whale even breached and fluked, thrilling the guests onboard. Gray Whales are just beginning to migrate past the coast of San…