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Humpback Whales Breach Very Close to Kayakers

Kayakers paddling near the Penn Islands of British Columbia got a spectacular show when a mother humpback whale and her calf began breaching nearby.

Humpbacks are marine mammals and you need to stay back at least 100M. But as you can see in this video they can close the distance very fast and they are unpredictable. Remember "See a Blow, Go Slow" and follow these whale watching guidelines:

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