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Dive Review of Brac Scuba Shack/Carib Sands Resort in
Cayman Islands/Cayman Brac

Brac Scuba Shack/Carib Sands Resort, Oct, 2013,

by Jeff Bloomer, IL, US (Contributor Contributor 14 reports). Report 7432.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving Throughout the Caribbean, Maui, US East Coast, Micronesia
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas calm
Water Temp 85 to 86 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 2
Water Visibility 80 to 100 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions 4 pieces of Lion fish Ceviche made by Roxie from the lion fish harvest the day before.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles None Whales None
Corals 4 stars 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 3 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments General Carib critters to take pictures of. I focused (pun intended) on smaller critters bagging a few blennys and some shrimp. If you need a picture of a grouper this is the place for it, you ... 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 N/A
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 5 stars
Advanced For Subscribers Only
Comments Brac Scuba Shack is a small operation, their boat holds 10 divers, which was great for us. No cattle boats? Yes please! We had 10 divers so the boat was ours and Phil and Roxy did a great job showing us around or letting us do our own thing. Liesel at the shop was great and helped herd the cats as we got everyone signed in and gear needs attended to. The shop is a short walk from Carib Sands Resort and we took care of the paperwork as soon as we had settled in to our rooms. Their dive boat is a newly converted 2005 Newton fishing boat. The deck is ver ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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