Schedule & Prices


We offer tours of varying lengths to meet your needs and fit your schedule. 


Did we catch your interest?  Want to sign up?  Please go to the  
Reservations page. Please note that sending an email does not reserve your spot on your trip.  No one is guaranteed a spot until payment is received. 

Questions? Email Tim at 

Prices given are for payments by check, in cash, or by Venmo and PayPal. 
(Extra charges may apply for payments via PayPal or Venmo.) 

             Oregon Pelagic Tours will be offering 8 to 10 hour birding tours out of       Newport and Garibaldi and accompanied birding on cruise ships

**May 7 - 11,   With Oregon Pelagic Tours guides Tim Shelmerdine and Russ  Namitz on the Sapphire Princess, Los Angeles to Vancouver, B.C.    

Highlights: Cook's Petrel, Hawaiian Petrel, Murphy's Petrel, RED-BILLED TROPICBIRD (4), Ancient Murrelet

Newport and Garibaldi Schedule: 

June 30 (Sun) — Three Arch Rocks Tour (2.5 hrs) **thru Garibaldi Charters 

July 13 (Sat) — Newport Summer Seabirds

July 28 (Sun) — Three Arch Rocks Tour (2.5 hrs) **thru Garibaldi Charters

August 11 (Sun) — Three Arch Rocks Tour (2.5 hrs) **thru Garibaldi Charters 

August 18 (Sun) -- Garibaldi Early Fall Seabirds Tour (8 hrs) $198    

August 25 (Sun) — Newport Deepwater Tour (12 hrs)  $298

September 7 (Sat) — Newport Fall Seabirds Tour (8 hrs)  $198

September 8 (Sun) — Three Arch Rocks Tour (2.5 hrs) **thru Garibaldi Charters 

September 15 (Sun)  -- Garibaldi  Fall Seabirds Tour (8 hrs)  $198

October 6 (Sun) — Newport Fall Seabirds Tour (8 hrs)  $198

October 12 (Sat) -- Garibaldi Fall Seabirds Tour (8 hrs)  $198

October 26 (Sat) — Newport Late Fall Seabirds Tour (8 hrs)  $198

December 2 (Sat) — Newport Winter Seabirds Tour (8 hrs) $198  

(Dec 3 or 9 — weather dates, if 12/2 canceled)

 The minimum number of passengers for a Newport trip is 23. 

Garibaldi trips need a minimum of 15 participants to go. 

OPT will again be partnering with Garibaldi Charters to offer monthly 2 1/2 hour wildlife tours to Three Arch Rocks NWR.  

 Dates: June 30 (Sun), July 28 (Sun), August 11 (Sun), September 8 (Sun)

(Mention Oregon Pelagic Tours, please!) 

For the Three Arch Rocks tours only, use the contact info below: 

Email:   Phone: 503-377-0007 / 1-800-900-4665

Please mention Oregon Pelagic Tours when you contact Garibaldi Charters.

Important: For all other tours (both Newport and Garibaldi), you will need to sign up through Oregon Pelagic Tours. Please go to the Reservations page and carefully read all the information (like the Terms) before signing up.