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Dive Review of Jupiter Dive Center in
The Continental USA

Jupiter Dive Center: "Goliath Grouper Aggregation", Sep, 2015,

by Pat Wikstrom, NC, US (Contributor Contributor 14 reports). Report 8608.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 501-1000 dives
Where else diving Bahamas; Belize; Bikini Atoll; Bonaire; California; Cancun; Caymans; Cocos Isl; Costa Rica; Cozumel; Cuba; Dominica; Dominican Republic; Galapagos; Hawaii; Indonesia; Maldives; N.C; Palau; Puerto Rico; Red Sea; Roatan; Saba; Socorro; South Africa; Thailand; Truk; Turks & Caicos; Yap; Yucatan Caves;
Closest Airport Palm Beach Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather windy, rainy, cloudy Seas choppy, currents
Water Temp 83 to 67 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 1
Water Visibility 15 to 40 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile ?
Enforced diving restrictions dive in buddy teams
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles 1 or 2 Whales None
Corals 2 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 2 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 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
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Beginners 3 stars
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Comments Goliath Grouper Aggregation
Jupiter Dive Center, Jupitar Fla. Sept 2015
Four 60ish dive buddies flew into Palm Beach early on Monday, threw our gear in a rented mini-van and headed to the loaner condo. Many thanks to Amy!!! Next stop was the dive shop where we filled out the paperwork, grabbed tanks & lots of weights and headed to the Blue Heron Bridge for a check out shore dive. The site was perfect. Parking right up against the sand. Short walk to the water, great gear set up spot on the concrete bridge supports. Soon three of us were in the water looking at juvenile flying gunnards, little killies, one smallish stingray but we were also fighting the incredible tidal flow around the last bridge support out in the channel. Stick to the 10 to 20 ft deep sandy beach area which extended out at least 150ft off the beach and you had a mellow time of it. Let yourself get pulled around the ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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