This was a winner! We chose this excursion based on on-line reviews and we were really glad that we went with this company. There are several others on the island, but this boat is piloted by the owner who has been doing this in this area for more than 20 years. In looking at other options I got the idea that they were staffed by young inexperienced guides just looking to make some quick money.
Dan, the captain and his wife, Denise, who own the boat, are very safety conscious and the boat was completely comfortable. They even provide binoculars, and rain gear for everyone! They are also very involved in conservation and obviously in tune with the wildlife of the area, providing two knowledgeable naturalists on the trip. Although of course it is never a guarantee, we saw TONS of whales on our trip along with eagles and other wildlife. I would definitely do this again and with this company!