WATCH: Seal outsmarts killer whales by taking boat ride

WATCH: Seal outsmarts killer whales by taking boat ride

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - A family out boating in British Columbia found themselves in the middle of a cat-and-mouse game between a seal and a pod of killer whales.

Kirk Fraser and his family were out looking for whales when they came across 12 orcas chasing a seal.

Fraser, who uploaded a video of the ordeal to YouTube, said the seal ended up on the deck of their boat "in a desperate escape."

WARNING: The 4 1/2-minute video, which can been seen below, is filled up laughter, tense moments and explicit language.

The seal outlasted the whales and survived the encounter when the hunters gave up after 30-45 minutes.

"Most intense epic experience ever," Fraser wrote on YouTube. "Love you Nature. What a lucky seal."

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