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Captain Al’s dive report – from Fantasy Island to lumpsuckers..

It has been a great fall in Port Hardy this year, a few early blows and then weather has been very good that last couple of trips with the long range weather looking wonderful. Water temps have been warmer this … Continue reading

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I crawled into my bunk sore, tired and happily dreaming of nudibranchs, red irish lords, sculpins and crabs

Today I gave the exalted title of hostess over to the new recruit Amanda. I have been working with and training Amanda since September 10th and she has been a blast! Hard working and meticulous it wasn’t long before she … Continue reading

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Scrubbing every inch of the decks on the Nautilus Swell is a real joy!

“It was like diving into a tomb, paying our respects to the dead. What a beautiful dive at the State of California rec.” – Quoted by Daniel after a dive at State of California “I would wake up at anytime … 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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We named this site after the absurdly cute: pacific lumpsucker fish.

Today, in beautiful Gambier Bay, we dove on the wreck of the steamship State of California and a favourite macro site called “Lump Suck”, so named after the abundant pacific lumpsucker fish to be found on the site. The weather … 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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Divemaster Leeanne checking back in for another season in Alaska and excited fine new A+++ dive sites!

So nice to be back to such familiar surroundings. I am starting my season in Southeastern Alaska and was fortunate enough to start in Haida Gwaii Islands and explore the Queen Charlotte Islands area prior to coming up to Alaska. … Continue reading

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