We asked our recent Baja Gray Whale Expedition travelers to sum up their experiences in one sentence.

Here is what they said.

"WOW" — Caroline Plummer, 2023

"More than I expected in terms of experiences and education, and worth every dollar." — Nancy Rhodes, 2023

"Making eye contact with the unbelievably friendly and curious female gray whales and their calves was an amazing life experience. They are truly beautiful beings." — Kendra Daly, 2023

"This is an experience that will stay in my memory forever, one that I am so thankful I was able to do and share with loved ones — it expanded my understanding of the natural world." — Sally Olson-Edge, 2023

"I felt like I was in a warm family group." — Christine, 2023

"Once in a lifetime experience — unlike any other wildlife experience we have ever had." — Martha Peck Andrews, 2022

"It was a fabulous adventure into the mysterious world of some of the biggest creatures on the planet, with experts providing answers and insights at every turn. Now, we understand why the MMI has such dedicated staff and following." — Jim Swenson & Janet Gillaspie, 2022

"A remarkable natural history tour; I highly recommend it to anyone." — Dan Edge, 2023

"Best week of my entire life." — 2022


"This experience will stand as being among the most memorable experiences of my life." — Mike Graybill, 2022

"This trip helped broaden some perspectives for me and gave me an experience interacting with these beautiful marine mammals that may well be once in a lifetime, and I will never forget it!" — Chelsea Lane, 2022

"It was one of my most memorable trips due to the size of the group, the knowledge and kindness of the naturalists and staff, and of course the whales." — Jane McDonald, 2023

"We would recommend the trip without hesitation!" — Judy and Gary Edge, 2023

"Truly, an opportunity of a lifetime that will not be forgotten." — Terri Herbert, 2023

"Wish I were still there!" — Alex Halter, 2022

"It was an awesome trip of a lifetime." — Susan Painter, 2022

"The MMI whale watching expedition was a wonderful knowledge- and experience-expanding experience, and it was fun!" — Mary Ella Kuster, 2022

"The opportunity is there, don't miss this once-in-a-lifetime experience!" — Rose Shaw, 2022

"It was a trip that rejuvenated my mind and soul and helped me know there is still life to experience after the death of my husband three years ago." — Barbara Harrison Condon, 2023

"The best trip that we have taken." — 2023