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Dive Review of Hornby Island Diving in
Canada/British Columbia

Hornby Island Diving, Sep, 2013,

by Larry A. Malato, WA, US (Reviewer Reviewer 3 reports). Report 7335.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 501-1000 dives
Where else diving Florida Keys, Roatan, St. Croix, Grand Cayman, Great Lakes, Maui, Roatan, Texas Gulf, Cosumel, Puget Sound, Naniamo, San Juan Islands
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas calm, currents
Water Temp 52 to 56 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility 30 to 80 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions We were a small group of divers with two differnt levels of goals. Two of us dove technical profiles and two dove recreational depths without restrictions. [Unspecified]
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles None Whales None
Corals N/A Tropical Fish For Subscribers Only
Small Critters For Subscribers Only Large Fish For Subscribers Only
Large Pelagics For Subscribers Only

Underwater Photography 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Subject Matter For Subscribers Only Boat Facilities 4 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments Since we were a small group there was adequate table space in the ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here

Ratings and Overall Comments 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Accommodations For Subscribers Only Food 5 stars
Service and Attitude For Subscribers Only Environmental Sensitivity For Subscribers Only
Dive Operation For Subscribers Only Shore Diving For Subscribers Only
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 1 stars
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Comments Hornby Island is a beautiful location. Isolated, quiet,and somewhat rustic. This is the North West. The food was well prepared, fresh, tasty and plentiful. The boat is beautifully designed and robustly constructed for diving. The diving was good, but not excellent. Could have just been the time of year but we saw no GPO, only one Wolf Eel, and not a lot of other fish ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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