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Marine Life Studies Flip for Whales™

Saturday, October 18, 2014 - Join us for our fundraising event to support Marine Life Studies' programs and witness the specatular humpback whales feeding in the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary.


  Flip for Whales™ activities include: a continental breakfast with mimosas; guided whale watch with
Blue Ocean
 Whale Watch aboard 60 ft. yacht High Spirits; raffle for great prizes plus a live auction;
and complimentary gift. 

Meet interns in Marine Life Studies' Research Scientist Program and members of the Whale Entanglement Team (W.E.T.),
other Marine Life Studies' Ocean Stewards, and Peggy Stap, Executive Director.

Sold Out! Click here or call 831.901.3833 to get on a waiting list. Please consider making a much appreciated donation.

Get on the waiting list and if no one cancels for this Saturday you will be first in line for Flip for Whales™ 2015,
held Sat., October 17, 2015. 



Flip for Whales”™ is a fundraiser that supports Marine Life Studies’:

• research scientist program, that teaches research techniques to college and high school interns during whale and dolphin research;

• the Whale Entanglement Team (W.E.T.);

Take it to the Streets™ cleanup conservation program;

• free educational programs for children, youth, and adults, including special programs for children at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Monterey County, both Seaside and Salinas.


Marine Life Studies is a nonprofit organization that inspires the public to protect our oceans, whales, and dolphins. Click here for Mission Statement.


Sold Out!

Click here or call 831.901.3833 to get on a waiting list
or via email click:  

Donations still very appreciated.

Reservations are a $75 donation per person and is tax deductible.
Please consider making a donation of $100 or more.
The additional funds go towards funding our student Research Scientist Program.

Unable to attend? Please consider making a much appreciated donation.

We have no paid staff; we rely instead on volunteers.

All donations go directly to support our programs.



Date: Saturday, October 18, 2014   Time: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. 
Check-in at 9 a.m. Blue Ocean Whale Watch at 7881 Sandholdt Road, Moss Landing, CA 95039







Detailed Itinerary:


9 a.m. Check-in at Blue Ocean Whale Watch
9:15 a.m. to 10 a.m. Continental Breakfast and Mimosas
10 a.m.
Leave port on whale watch boat High Spirits
2 p.m. Arrive Moss Landing Harbor








Highway 1 Northbound: Turn left before you pass the smoke stacks after "Surf City Coffee Co." and "The Whole Enchilada" restaurant onto Moss Landing Road. Make a slight right at Sandholdt Road and pull into the parking lot directly after the KOA RV park.

Highway 1 Southbound: Turn right after the smoke stacks onto Moss Landing Road, just before "The Whole Enchilada" restaurant. Make a slight right at Sandholdt Road and pull into the parking lot directly after the KOA RV park.

Blue Ocean Whale Watch is located on the far end of the parking lot. Check-in table is directly across from the Harbor Master's office. Look for the Blue Ocean Whale Watch Signs.

Parking: Parking permits may be purchased for $6.24 in the bright orange dispensaries by the Harbor Master's office.