Tag Archives: Campbell River

Our guests are giddy with excitement to scuba dive the wrecks off Nanaimo including night dive on the RivTow Lion

  We are 24 hours into the last trip of 2013. It’s nice to be in our own British Columbia back yard again! As much as I love Alaska and Haida Gwaii and the central coast of BC – returning … Continue reading

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I love cruising back and forth between Port Hardy and Campbell River on the Nautilus Swell

I love cruising back and forth between Port Hardy and Campbell River on the Nautilus Swell. There is a really nice variety of dive sites include some of BCs best. Browning Pass, Deserter Group, Stubbs Island,  Quadra Island and Discovery … Continue reading

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Divemaster log – Nautilus Swell – Campbell River to Port Hardy, British Columbia.

Oct 23, 2013 Location: Campbell River Dive One: Row and be Dammed Temp: 10C – Vis: 50ft – Weather: foggy – Seas: Calm Comments:  Nice first dive for our check out. Strawberry Pink anenomes everywhere!! Guests were able to get their equipment … Continue reading

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Captain’s Log Nautilus Swell : Of course, time spent onboard wouldn’t be nearly as engaging or rewarding of not for the great crew and guests that I get to sail with.

Back at the helm of the Nautilus Swell! Altough the weather has taken a decidedly nippy turn since last I was on board, the diving and topside scenery of Northern Vancouver Island remains superb. I’m very fortunate to have the … Continue reading

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The run up to Port Hardy from Vancouver on the Nautilus Swell was awesome.

As with any reposition there are always last minute things to take care of. We had Jason the local Steveston miracle worker weld a new towing lug on Indie, our dive skiff. Indie is a 38′ aluminum dive tender that … Continue reading

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