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Available: March through September

The first and original zodiac style whale watching in Depoe Bay aboard the Whales Tail. Advance reservations are strongly recommended to maximize your chances of getting the day and time you prefer. Please arrive 30 minutes prior to your departure time to purchase your tickets.

To accommodate groups larger than 6 people you can split your group into two different trips and times.


Hop aboard the Whales Tail for an exciting and thrilling ride to see gray whales and other marine life. Our trips are fun, informative and interactive, and our Owner / Captain Gary is dedicated to making your whale watching trip an experience of a lifetime.

The Whales Tail is dedicated to ensuring that your time spent whale watching with us is the highlight of your vacation. The Whales Tail provides passengers with the adventure of a lifetime through excellent customer service, seamanship, first class vessel, and highest possible safety standards. So sit back and enjoy as we take you on the ultimate whale watching adventure!

View the latest updates on whales, ocean conditions and other information at Sightings

Ask Gary or Kit about our Whale T-Shirt Sale, $10 when you go whale watching aboard the Whales Tail, order online or purchase after your trip.