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Dive Review of jacks Diving Locker in
Hawaii/Kona

June, 2004, an Instant Reader Report by Clare Petosa, NJ, USA
Report Number 1086
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Reporter and Travel
Dive Experience
101-250 dives
Where else diving
Bonaire, Bahamas, Florida Keys, New Jersey, North Carolina, dominican
Republic, Australia
Closest Airport
Getting There

		

Dive Conditions

Weather
sunny, dry  
Seas
surge  
Water Temp
79   to 80    Fahrenheit  
Wetsuit Thickness
5
Water Visibility
45   to 75    Feet  
 
Dive Policy
Dive own profile
yes  
 
Enforced diving restrictions  
60 minute bottom time  
Liveaboard?
no 
Nitrox Available?
N/A 
What I saw
Sharks
None 
Mantas
None 
Dolphins
None 
Whale Sharks
None 
Turtles
None 
Whales
None 
Ratings 1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Corals
  3 stars
Tropical Fish
5 stars  
Small Critters
  3 stars
Large Fish
4 stars  
Large Pelagics
  2 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
3 stars
Food
3 stars
Service and Attitude
3 stars
Environmental Sensitivity  
N/A
Dive Operation
3 stars  
Shore Diving  
4 stars  
Snorkeling
N/A  
 
 

Overall Rating

Value for $$
N/A    
Beginners
3 stars   
Advanced
4 stars    
Comments  
The manta dive is a hit or miss with any of the dive ops.  Theres always
the possibility that they wont show up, as in our case - but that is
certainly not the operators fault.  I thought Jacks was good but there were
a couple of inexperienced divers on our boat that really could have used
the extra help and didnt really get it.  For more advanced divers, they
were more than adequate.
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