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ZACK
04-11-2007, 03:19 PM
These things will jack you like the IRS!


http://www.break.com/index/whales_ruin_fishing_trip.html

realdeal
04-11-2007, 03:37 PM
Dang,
wheres a good harpoon when you need one! Just kidding!

abdiver12
04-11-2007, 04:39 PM
That was SOOOO cool! I would be more than happy to lose a fish just to witness something like that. Its not often you get to rub noses with a pod of wild orcas. Tourists in Vancouver pay $80 just to catch a glimpse of one on a huge charter boat. What an absolute thrill to have those magnificent animals right up against the hull, well worth the price of half a salmon in my opinion. You could catch hundreds of salmon over many years without seeing a sight like that (though by all the F-bombs, I doubt those guys would agree with me!).

metalmouth
04-11-2007, 04:42 PM
Let's keep the posts friendly on this topic! 8-)

MM

abdiver12
04-11-2007, 11:19 PM
Sorry, was I being offensive? If so, that was certainly not my intention!

ZACK
04-12-2007, 08:50 AM
Sorry, was I being offensive? *If so, that was certainly not my intention!

I don't think MM was talking about you I think he was refering to the "harpoon" comment. Either way I know it was all light hearted and all good. I too would love to see them in the wild but I would have to say if it was a regular occurence it would get old quick >:(

ZACK! ;D

abdiver12
04-12-2007, 11:13 AM
I totally agree, once is enough! :)

65whaler
04-12-2007, 11:14 AM
very cool. interesting that the whale didn't take the whole fish ... like maybe she's done that before and had a lip ache from it.

Toxic_Waste
04-12-2007, 08:23 PM
Several years ago while on a party boat out of Monterey, a pod of orcas swam alongside the boat, close enough to practically rub against it. They stayed quite a while and it was a real treat to see them that close.

But even though they are thrilling to see, I am pretty sure I too, would think enough was enough if they hung around all day and snatched all my fish!

icaughtu
04-23-2007, 07:46 AM
Very cool, I would be scared.First my fish then my boat.HAHA Just kidding.