Author Archives: Brett

WOW! What an incredible season! I am easily the luckiest “new diver” in the world.

I’ve only been diving for a few years now but working on the Nautilus Swell has enabled me to dive what I am told are simply “the best cold water sites on the planet”. I have had the privilege of … Continue reading

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I can’t believe how quickly these last four months have gone. Nutilus Swell – November 2nd, 2012

Starting point was Juneau, Alaska and we’ll end our days meandering through the northern part of Vancouver Island (Port Hardy) down through the Sunshine Coast and finishing up our last trip exploring the dive sites around Nanaimo. There have been … Continue reading

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Wolf eels and giant pacific octopus and seals oh! my! Nautilus Swell. October 5, 2012.

Colorado born and raised, my idea of the most beautiful place to dive with mountains, blue sky and blue water surrounding the Nautilus Swell. Everytime we come we say, “this won’t be the last time!” “WE’LL BE BACK!”   You will … Continue reading

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Divemasters last blog of the Alaska season. Nautilus Swell. October 1, 2012

 It is the end of the season, end of my contract, end of summer and end of a fabulous times in Southeastern Alaska on the Nautilus Swell. I have been here since June, I have met tons of fabulous people, … Continue reading

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The Swell – touching the surface. Port Hardy and Alaska. September 30, 2012


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The Nautilus Swell – an in-depth look. Alaska and Port Hardy. September 29, 2012.

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It feels like last call in the bar was an hour ago – a sad farewell to this 2012 Alaska season.. Sept 18, 2012

Just a few days left of the 2012 Alaska season! We are slowly making our way south through the inner waters of South East Alaska and stopping in at our favourite places for one last visit. It kinda feels like … Continue reading

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Bidding starts at $100!! Join us for a 100 year birthday celebration. Sept 17, 2012

Nautilus Swell 100 Year Birthday Celebration Join us for a 100 Year Birthday Celebration Name Your Price Bidding Starts at $100!! Port Hardy, BC Oct. 7th – Oct. 14th 2012 Boarding: Port Hardy – Oct. 7th – 5:30pm Disembardking: Port … Continue reading

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We hiked the trails of Baranoff Bay and relaxed in the natural hot springs. The diving was spectacular. Alaska. Sept 16, 2012.

Calm seas, sunshine and clear skies; just another trip in Alaska! The diving, like always, has been spectacular; Vancouver Rock with its abundance of wolf eels, the wreck of Princess Sophia and its own crowd of prow fish and the … Continue reading

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It struck me how few places in the world are left as pristine as Port Alexander – hostess blog – Nautilus Swell. Sept 15, 2012

I’m still loving it up here in Alaska on the Nautilus Swell! Two months in and every trip I see and explore new places. This trip I was able to hop aboard dive skiff Inde and venture with the group … Continue reading

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