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This is the best dive trip I have ever been on. The best of the best and I have done a lot of travelling. Gabriel, Ocean Safari

This has been an absolutely amazing experience. I am ready to book my next trip!! – Jeff – Southeast Alaska on the Nautilus Swell This is the best of the best, I have done a lot of travelling in my … Continue reading

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Blogs from the Nautilus Swell : “Benoit .. orcas port side, straight ahead … oh la la!! I raced on deck as excited as a five year old.

Visibility was great on the Transpac; I never thought I’d be back on it. Never thought I’d get to dive it with Karen. – Otto De belles plongees, une belle visibilite sur le Transpac, une superbe plongee a Salmon pt. … Continue reading

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I was plating the chicken parmesan when someone yelled “black bear on the beach. right over there”. I put dinner in the oven and ran outside.

After Day 1 on the Swell’s Haida Gwaii trip (May 19-26, 2013), I said, “I can go home now.” I had done what I’d come to do: dived at Gwaii Haanas and visited the cultural site at Tsang Gwaay (Ninstints, … Continue reading

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It’s beyond what I had imagined. – Kate Riddell

I’ve seen the beautiful totem poles at Anthony Island, went scuba diving in Gwaii Haanas and had a close encounter with a humpback whale. I can go home happy now. But it’s only day one of the trip! – Laura … Continue reading

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I saw totem poles, went scuba diving, had a close encounter with a whale and can go home happy. but it’s only day 1!~!

If you’ve never been on the Nautilus Swell… book it! Now! You can’t go wrong. – Otto Wille Tropical destinations are my thing. Diving in the Pacific North West? I thought I’d be cold all the time – but I … Continue reading

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Diving Nalau Pass on the Swell close to Bella Bella – it was like diving in the tropics. so many vivid colours and intense life

There were so many basket stars on that last dive that they were living on top of the puget sound king crab!The basket stars started at 10 feet – I’ve never seen them that shallow. Decorated war bonnets, sponge, salt … Continue reading

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Comments overheard after a dive on the Nautilus Swell on a Port Hardy trip.

The wooden decks are beautiful and the varnished wood inside is so beautiful. It was really cool finishing the dive in a kelp forest with hundreds of black rock fish. The current started along Browning Wall in the right way … Continue reading

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The scuba diving in Port Hardy on the Nautilus Swell is unbelievable.

It was an amazing drift dive. We drifted about half a knot along a wall filled with life. I saw an amazing huge Puget Sound King crab with short legs and an amazing orange colour. I grabbed my buddy who … Continue reading

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Every time I saw something interesting I turned around to tell our guests but nobody was onboard. I had to enjoy the whales and eagles all by myself.

The diving up here is unbelievable. I got two dives in last weekend back home and had maybe 10 feet of visibility. Here it’s got to be at least 50 feet! I can see the whole group down there. The … Continue reading

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I flew halfway around the world to dive on the Nautilus Swell and it was absolutely worth it

Travelling from Portugal to BC Canada having the awesome opportunity to complete dive number 3000 on one of the most astonishing restored wooden tugboat – the Nautilus Swell. I had an extremely extraordinary experiences diving some of the best cold … Continue reading

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