You may need to click on the image above to see the full-sized picture. Look closely, on the right-hand side of the picture you'll see a rather stealthy osprey chick hunkered down in the nest. No wonder there have been some debate all summer long about the number of babies in the nest. It won't be long now and passengers may be lucky enough to see the parents teaching these young birds to fish. Our naturalists have observed "fishing lessons" in the past and say it's pretty spectacular. If you book a trip aboard the Explorer soon, you'll still be able to see this family. Book a trip on the three-hour long Sunset Special and you will pass by three active osprey nests. And our naturalists are still reporting quite a few bald eagle sightings as well.
Follow this link for ticket information and a cruise schedule: