While fishing for tuna and striped bass off the coast of New Jersey Zach Piller and his father, Doug, caught video of a whale breaching the water. The humpback whale jumped out of the water while Doug was fishing off the side of he boat and Zach caught the whole thing on camera. Check out the news coverage below of this incredible incident that’s truly a once in a lifetime experience.
Did you see how close that whale came to their boat? The humpback actually bumped into their vessel, but luckily they didn’t tip over from the contact. According to reports the two anglers fish this spot frequently, but have never seen a whale that close before.