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Dive Review of Shaka Divers/Traveling Shore Dive in
Hawaii/Maui

August, 2003, an Instant Reader Report by John Gregory, CA, United States
Report Number 614
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Reporter and Travel
Dive Experience
26-50 dives
Where else diving
Oahu HI, Cozumel Mexico, Monterey CA, Cayman Is, 
Closest Airport
Getting There

		

Dive Conditions

Weather
sunny  
Seas
calm  
Water Temp
80   to 82    Fahrenheit  
Wetsuit Thickness
3
Water Visibility
50   to 100    Feet  
 
Dive Policy
Dive own profile
yes  
 
Enforced diving restrictions  
Be nice to the wildlife  
Liveaboard?
no 
Nitrox Available?
N/A 
What I saw
Sharks
None 
Mantas
None 
Dolphins
None 
Whale Sharks
None 
Turtles
> 2 
Whales
None 
Ratings 1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Corals
  3 stars
Tropical Fish
5 stars  
Small Critters
  3 stars
Large Fish
2 stars  
Large Pelagics
  2 stars
 
 
Underwater Photography  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Subject Matter
4 stars  
Boat Facilities
N/A
Overall rating for UWP's  
3 stars  
Shore Facilities  
4 stars  
Comments
[None]
Ratings and Overall Comments  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Accommodations
3 stars
Food
3 stars
Service and Attitude
3 stars
Environmental Sensitivity  
N/A
Dive Operation
3 stars  
Shore Diving  
5 stars  
Snorkeling
N/A  
 
 

Overall Rating

Value for $$
N/A    
Beginners
5 stars   
Advanced
4 stars    
Comments  
Shaka Divers (Doug Corbin) operates out of a modified school bus (Scuba
Bus) along Maui'a south west shoreline.  <www.shakadivers.com>
The Kihei/Wailea area of Maui some great shore diving with a wide variety
of fish and many turtles.  The turtles are quite tame allowing you to
frequently swim along next them (but don't touch them).  Shaka divers
offers almost every type of diving from a fully equipped modified school
bus, including scooter dives, photography, night dives etc.  All equipment
is available.
We have been on several dives with him and he always shows us something we
have not seen before, or a new place we would probably not have found.  The
dive groups are always small and personallized - your own guided tour.
If you are going to Maui for the first time, I recommend that you try this.
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