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I came on deck this morning to see a group of humpback whales very close to the ship. Our guests were already lined up on the railing drinking coffee and relaxing with the whales..

Guest Comments – June 18- 28 trip “Wolf Eels, I love wolf eels, they are my favorite fish.” – Art “Today I liked the first dive at Wooden Island. There was so many fish and large nudibranchs laying eggs, not to … Continue reading

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9 wolf eels on one dive. No wait, dive 2 on the same site produced 10 wolf eels! This is Alaska diving at it’s best!

So a beautiful trip from Ketchikan to Juneau. The weather again was amazing, I keep asking the guests on the trip “Who is the someone that brings us good luck?” You know it is a good group when they keep … Continue reading

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Back on the wrecks of the Princess Sophia and Princess Kathleen

The Kathleen wreck is just really picturesque. The way it situated with all its openings. Lots of hidden crabs, red irish lords and cloud sponges inside the wreck down deep. Great dive! – Faith Start of a new contract – … Continue reading

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I was diving with a bunch of big burly guys in Alaska and was able to show them a tiny lumpsucker. All I heard was “awww” and “heehee”.

Good Food, Good Diving, Good Friends – Robin I liked Lumpsuck Site in Gambier Bay and I like it because aside from the small stuff, there was a ton of Irishlords and I found a small Buffalo Sculpin. I found … Continue reading

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When my twin brother, Captain Tim, suggested that I join him on the Nautilus Swell for a trip in Alaska I was excited but unsure what to expect as a non-diver aboard a diving boat.

What does one do to pass the time when everyone else is under the waves?  As it turns out there were lots of activities to keep me happily occupied throughout the trip.  Many days were filled with trips aboard Inde … Continue reading

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AMAZING CREW, SPECTACULAR DIVING, GORGEOUS VIEWS AND SMOOTH SAILING .. THAT IS A DEFINITION OF A SWELL VACATION.

Amazing crew, spectacular diving, gorgeous views and smooth sailing.. that is a definition of a Swell vacation. – Adrienne My favorite thing; oh my, there is so much, but it would be the crew. I really like how you guys … Continue reading

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The diving in Gwaii Haanas was epic. There are so many humpback whales around right now that we literally have to weave our way around them.

A few days ago we left Haida Gwaii and already I can’t wait until we return on the Nautilus Swell in the spring of 2014. Our first exploration of the area was something I will never forget. Everything from the … Continue reading

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