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Dive Review of Blackbeard's -- Morning Star in
Bahamas/Exuma Cays

Blackbeard's -- Morning Star: "A good week out of the office", Feb, 2014,

by Dean Watt, ON, CA (Reviewer Reviewer 3 reports). Report 7978.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience Over 1000 dives
Where else diving Most of my diving is Fresh water, Great lakes wrecks and inland waters. Have done several Caribbean locations.
Closest Airport Nassau Getting There A taxi from the airport can get you to the dock

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, windy Seas calm, choppy
Water Temp 74 to 76 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 40 to 80 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions Most dives are shallower than 60 ft due to site but depths were limited to a maximum of 130ft on the wall dives.
Liveaboard? yes Nitrox Available? no

What I Saw

Sharks Lots Mantas 1 or 2
Dolphins 1 or 2 Whale Sharks None
Turtles 1 or 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 1 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments Only a freshwater rinse tank and small platform for cameras. Most charging and organization happens in your small bunk. ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here

Ratings and Overall Comments 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Accommodations For Subscribers Only Food 3 stars
Service and Attitude For Subscribers Only Environmental Sensitivity For Subscribers Only
Dive Operation For Subscribers Only Shore Diving For Subscribers Only
Snorkeling 2 stars
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 4 stars
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Comments The crew welcomed me on the boat and helped people settle in. While space is a little cramped and conditions were more like camping, the low-cost of the trip made up for this. Manage your expectations accordingly. There wasn't much time for sitting ar ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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