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Spring Whale Watch Week 2023

Annual Spring Whale Watch Week along our coastline. March 28 - April 2, 2023.

Enjoy watching, as the gray whales travel north on their way towards Alaska. The first surge swims past Oregon around the end of March, and we watch the north-bound whales all the way until June.

FMI visit or

10 AM – 1 PM. Hosted by the Oregon Chapter of the American Cetacean Society, volunteers will be available to help you spot and identify wildlife at Depoe Bay's Whale Watching Center and Boiler Bay State Scenic Viewpoint just north of Depoe Bay.

Tours in Depoe Bay are available through: Dockside Charters,, Whale Research EcoExcursions, Whale's Tail Charters.

Upcoming Dates:

  • Wednesday, March 29
  • Thursday, March 30
  • Friday, March 31
  • Saturday, April 1
  • Sunday, April 2

Mapped location of Spring Whale Watch Week 2023