The best whale watching excursion departing from Ma'alaea Harbor.
64' Custom SeaRunner/Cutter rigged sailing catamaran
Built: 2010, Schooner Creek Boat Works, Portland, OR
Sails: 1,950 sq/ft working sails
Specs: 64' x 32', Draft @ DWL 5'
Capacity: Normal working capacity 60 passengers
Crew: Captain, 1st Mate, 2nd Mate, Deckhand
Other Info: Twin 350 hp Yanmar turbo diesel full electronics, covered cabin, netting forward & aft, two heads, large galley, cushioned seating inside and outside.
Trilogy adheres to the National Marine Sanctuary rules of not approaching Humpback whales to within 100 yards. Trilogy also adheres to the Dolphin SMART guidelines of not approaching dolphins to within 50 yards
For many, a trip to Maui from December 15 through April 15 is not complete with out a Maui whale watching experience. Trilogy's wide, comfortable, catamarans offer a stable viewing platform that makes this ocean experience safe for the whole family. Trilogy's on-board Naturalists also make this trip educational and entertaining. And, unlike many of the large whale watching boats that take up to 149 passengers, Trilogy limits the number of guests to 35-40 so everyone has a front row seat. And with convenient boarding from Ma‘alaea Harbor, this trip offers you the most direct route to some of the best whale watching in the world!
So, come join Maui's oldest and most experienced sailing company for a personalized Whale Watch that leaves the crowds behind!
Please meet our Trilogy crew member in front of the restaurant "Buzz's Wharf". You will be directed to a parking location and the slip-# at that time. $5 parking is available at Maui Ocean Center for the day or there is free parking along Ma'alaea Harbor. Please note this trip departs out of Ma‘alaea Harbor. If you are using GPS please use the following address: 101 Ma‘alaea Boat Harbor Road, Wailuku, Hawaii 96793.
2:00 pm at Ma‘alaea Harbor. Drive to the front of Buzz's Wharf Restaurant & meet our Trilogy crew member who will direct you to the closest parking location.
~ 2:30 pm from Ma‘alaea Harbor.
Enjoy an assortment of snacks, a variety of soft drinks and filtered water throughout the trip.
Bring sun protection, a light jacket or sweatshirt & we recommend deck shoes or rubber-soled shoes.
For groups larger than 20, consider a Private Charter
Blue Aina reef cleanup program - Trilogy parters with Surfrider Foundation to clean-up reefs around Maui
Maintaining day use mooring - For all boats in Maui county (helps save the reefs)
Assisting Whale sanctuary & NOAA - Stranding network and whale entanglements
Eliminating overboard discharge - Trilogy is the first company in Hawaii to retrofit its boats to pump all waste onshore
Our Trilogy family takes seriously the responsibility of supporting our local Maui community and has a strong commitment to preserving our ocean and island environment. Learn more about Trilogy's involvement with the Community & Environment.