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Dive Review of Guanahani Divers/Riding Rock in
Bahamas/San Salvador

Guanahani Divers/Riding Rock: "Good Wall Diving in the Bahamas", Jun, 2018,

by Ronald C Schmetzer, FL, US (Reviewer Reviewer 4 reports with 2 Helpful votes). Report 10320 has 2 Helpful votes.

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

Accommodations For Subscribers Only Food 4 stars
Service and Attitude For Subscribers Only Environmental Sensitivity For Subscribers Only
Dive Operation For Subscribers Only Shore Diving For Subscribers Only
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 4 stars
Advanced For Subscribers Only
Comments The Diving:

We were a group of 17 with 15 divers so we had a boat to ourselves. We were on the G3 this week with Tony, Betsy, and Dan. The G3 is a good dive boat but the single hand rail on the dive level to get you out of the water feels like it could collapse at any time. It definitely needs to be fixed and a companion rail on the left side would be welcome. The boat has a head down below but if you are a man taller than four feet, using it can be a problem. A camera bucket and mask rinse bucket are both provided. Fresh orange slices were provided between dives and a gallon of chilled water was shared by everyone. No shoes, especially flip flops, are allowed on the boat. Tanks are either aluminum 80s or compact aluminum 80s that are neutral when empty. I discovered that I could dive with 4 lbs less weight when using the compact 80s, similar to using a steel tank. Nitrox is provide ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
Websites Guanahani Divers   Riding Rock

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 501-1000 dives
Where else diving Belize, Caymans, Bahamas, Bonaire, Saba, Turks & Caicos, Florida Keys, Florida Gulf Coast
Closest Airport ZSA Getting There Club Med Charter non-stop from Miami or Bahamas Air with an overnight in Nassau.

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, cloudy, dry Seas choppy, no currents
Water Temp 80-82°F / 27-28°C Wetsuit Thickness 1
Water Visibility 80-0 Ft/ 24-0 M

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions No deco diving, back on the boat with 500 psi.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks Lots Mantas None
Dolphins 1 or 2 Whale Sharks None
Turtles 1 or 2 Whales None
Corals 4 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 3 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments The G3 has a table that can be used for cameras and a separate fresh water b ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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