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Dive Review of Ocean Frontiers/Compass Point in
Cayman Islands

Ocean Frontiers/Compass Point : "Another great dive trip with Ocean Frontiers", Sep, 2016,

by G. Tripp Jones MD, SC, US (Top Contributor Top Contributor 52 reports with 5 Helpful votes). Report 9102 has 1 Helpful vote.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience Over 1000 dives
Where else diving All over Caribbean, Truk, Australia, etc.
Closest Airport 18 miles (GCM) Getting There American Airlines Charlotte to GCM

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, windy, rainy, cloudy Seas calm, choppy, surge
Water Temp 84 to 85 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility 60 to 100 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions CIWA Guidelines
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles > 2 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 4 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
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Ratings and Overall Comments 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Accommodations For Subscribers Only Food 4 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 4 stars
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Comments My wife & I returned for the seventh consecutive year diving with Ocean Frontiers & stayed at Compass Point condos, just 100 feet from the dive boats. We rented a car from Avis, traveling about 35 minutes to the resort. The weather was a problem, with a tropical wave that turned into Hermine giving us rain & wind, but we did not miss any d ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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By Craig A Wood in PA, US at Sep 08, 2016 09:21 EST  
Hi Tripp, after 7 visits, you and your wife must be close or have your green shorts by now. My son, Jeff, and I dived with you in 2011. My favorite operation too, would love to return. Craig
By G. Tripp Jones MD in SC, US at Sep 08, 2016 21:19 EST  
Hey!! We got our green shorts last year & now working on 2nd set ( most expensive shorts we've ever had, but worth it!) Hope to see you all again soon.
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