Spring is the season for whale watching on the Cape and there are many opportunities to take a whale watching cruise or to watch whales from the shore. Humpback, Finback, Minke, Pilot and Right whales swim the oceans around Cape Cod. The closest off-shore whale watching to to West Dennis is Hyannis Whale Watcher Cruises https://www.whales.net. Their jet-powered, state of the art vessel Whale Watcher heads offshore to Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary for an unforgettable encounter with the whales. The waters around Cape Cod consistently rank as one of the world’s top 10 whale watching destinations and with over thirty years experience, and a sighting rate of 99%, Hyannis Whale Watcher Cruises can provide you with the whale watching adventure of a lifetime. If you want to try to spot whales from the shore, the best place to do that is the observation deck at the Race Point Beach visitors center in Provincetown - you can borrow binoculars from the ranger to see whales off the shore if you are lucky. Happy Searching!
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