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Dive Review of Low Key Watersports/Gallows Point Condos in
Virgin Islands/St. John, USVI

Low Key Watersports/Gallows Point Condos, Feb, 2013,

by Dorothy McDonald, OH, US (Contributor Contributor 18 reports with 2 Helpful votes). Report 6893.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 501-1000 dives
Where else diving Various parts of the South Pacific, Micronesia, Maldives, Philippines, throughout the Caribbean
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas calm
Water Temp 72 to 76 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 25 to 60 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile no
Enforced diving restrictions Divers were put in small groups, led by a guide - dives ended after 40 to 45 minutes. The guide would point out the boat to his group and signal that buddy teams could look around under the boat for 5 or 10 minutes but then must surface, no matter how much air you had left.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? no

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles > 2 Whales None
Corals 3 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 N/A
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 5 stars
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 5 stars
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Comments Everyone at Low Key Watersports was friendly and helpful. Normally they have 2 dive boats, but the week before we arrived one of the boats blew an engine so only one boat was available. Divers wade to the boat. The crew always seemed happy to help carry things back and forth for people. The dive shop's rental gear was in great condition - a lot of it new. We were happy that usually dive groups were 4 divers and a guide; sometimes we did run into the other groups underwater. One day we were put in a group with a family all of whom were very inexperienced (one of the boys told me at the end of that dive day that they no ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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