Whale Watchers Flock to Oregon Coast

WHALE-WATCHINGNEWPORT, Ore. — If you’re looking for a big after-Christmas Day adventure, you should think about heading to the Oregon Coast.

The Winter Whale Watch begins Dec. 26 in Oregon, Washington and California. Gray whales are now on their southern migration.

Parks departments in all three states have trained volunteers to help visitors spot them. They’ve set up 24 lookout spots.

The event runs through Tuesday, December 31st.