Standup Paddling with a Humpback Whale

Standup Paddling with a Humpback Whale

Imagine going for a nice morning paddle in calm waters, with the soft sunlight reflecting off the ocean. All of a sudden, a humpback whale breaches next to you. And then sea lions show up. And some dolphins too.
California paddler Rich German experienced all of the above on a recent paddle off the coast of Laguna Beach. Oh, and did we mention there was a rainbow as well? Not too shabby of an experience for an average morning session out on the water.

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