Tag Archives: Kelp Patch

It has been a great start to this trip with guests from Colorado and Germany

After a couple wonderful days in Browning Pass we had an amazing dive  today at Stubbs Island. We were cruising around  the colorful wall and ended up in a beautiful kelp patch for the last 30 minutes of our dive. … Continue reading

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Divemaster blog, Nautilus Swell, Port Hardy, Browning Pass and Stubbs Island

Oct 13, 2013 Location: Port Alexander Dive One: Hussar Point Temp: 10C – Vis: 50ft – Weather: rainy – Seas: Calm Comments:  Very nice first dive of the trip!  The guests were extremely excited, good and ready to go first thing in the … Continue reading

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I drifted through a kelp patch like glowing green pillars speckled with nudibranchs shooting up to the skies..

Wahoo! The craziness begins again! We are back at the dock in Port Hardy, and our wonderful group of guests have just departed.  Always a little sad, after the feeling of getting to know someone, and wanting nothing more to … Continue reading

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Today at Browning pass started out even more miraculous then normal.

Crawling out of the dark crew quarters to the most vibrant pink yellow shaded sunrise, I simply began to laugh!  Oh, I knew it was going to be a good day. The first dive came nice and early to start … Continue reading

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Bay after Bay filled with hooded nudibranchs and “millions” moon jellies diving Port Hardy

Sept 29, 2013 Location: Hussar Bay Dive One: Hussar Point Temp: 10C – Vis: 50ft – Weather: rainy – Seas: Calm Comments:  Very nice first dive of the trip!  The guests were extremely excited, good and ready to go first thing in the … Continue reading

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Not only are the wolf eels on Fantasy a treat but so are the usual array of sculpins, nudibranchs, gunnels and red irish lords (Port Hardy diving!!)

Another wonderful day at sea it surely was.  Winds coming north westerly; clearing up the sky showing off its beautiful baby blue in the sunlight. Pulling up the anchor bright and early and headed out from our little bay for … Continue reading

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I found a mysterious juvenile shark diving Kelp Patch, Baranoff Island. Very, very cool.

Safely tied up in beautiful Baranof cove I got my morning work finished in time to hop on board the second dive. This time we were diving Kelp Patch. Divemaster Colten had given the guests a very thorough briefing indicating … Continue reading

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What the diving is really like on an Alaska Adventure on the Nautilus Swell

Date: August 12th, 2013 Location:  Dixen Entrance East Dive one: Prospector Point Temp: 10c – Viz: 20ft – Weather: Cloudy – Seas: Calm Comments: Check out dive. Not to much to see but a nice check out spot for everyone to get the … Continue reading

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We pulled off 2 killer dives at Wooden Island today and lots of wolf eels and giant pacific octopus!

Had a good day today – after 1 dive at Vancouver Rock this morning (lots of wol feels and giant pacific octopus) we pulled off 2 killer dives on Wooden Island. First at slack on the eastern side and the … Continue reading

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Alaska Diving : Divemasters Report

Date: August 12th, 2013 Location:  Dixen Entrance East Dive one: Prospector Point Temp: 10c – Viz: 20ft – Weather: Cloudy – Seas: Calm Comments: Check out dive. Not to much to see but a nice check out spot for everyone to get the … Continue reading

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