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Dive Review of Ocean Frontiers in
Cayman Islands/Grand Cayman

July, 2011, an Instant Reader Report by Jeff Sagar, OH, US (1 report)
Report Number 6350
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Reporter and Travel
Dive Experience
101-250 dives
Where else diving
Cozumel
Closest Airport
Getting There

		

Dive Conditions

Weather
cloudy  
Seas
currents  
Water Temp
84   to 85    Fahrenheit  
Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility
  to 80    Feet  
 
Dive Policy
Dive own profile
?  
 
Enforced diving restrictions  
none  
Liveaboard?
no 
Nitrox Available?
N/A 
What I saw
Sharks
1 or 2 
Mantas
None 
Dolphins
None 
Whale Sharks
None 
Turtles
1 or 2 
Whales
None 
Ratings 1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Corals
  4 stars
Tropical Fish
3 stars  
Small Critters
  3 stars
Large Fish
3 stars  
Large Pelagics
  1 stars
 
 
Underwater Photography  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Subject Matter
N/A  
Boat Facilities
N/A
Overall rating for UWP's  
N/A  
Shore Facilities  
N/A  
Comments
[None]
Ratings and Overall Comments  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Accommodations
N/A
Food
N/A
Service and Attitude
N/A
Environmental Sensitivity  
4 stars
Dive Operation
5 stars  
Shore Diving  
N/A  
Snorkeling
N/A  
 
 

Overall Rating

Value for $$
4 stars    
Beginners
5 stars   
Advanced
4 stars    
Comments  
I had some hesitations after reading a bad review of Ocean Frontiers.
The 4 dives in 2 days I took with O.F.s were great! I dove with O.C. years
ago. Then, we went to the right after we left the breakers. This time we
turned to the left (north). This was definitely the best coral I have ever
seen on Grand Cayman. The divemasters were very informative during predive
with drawings on white board. We were allowed to go on our own or follow
divemaster,or both. No time limits (I spent over 1 hr each dive). First
time I had seen Elkhorn coral in years! The fish were plentiful but nothing
uncommon. Apparently, not a lot of fishing going on in the area. Fruit,
water and towels were offered on board. If you stay on 7-mile beach,2 dives
on the northeast side, and coming back take up most the day. When I go
back, I will stay on the East side. An article in Undercurrent recently
said diving the west side(7-mile)was terrible. I agree 100%.
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