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Dive Review of Ocean Quest in
Canada/Newfoundland

Ocean Quest: "Newfoundland Wreck DIving with Ocean Quest", Jun, 2014,

by Neil Burgess, NF, CA (Sr. Reviewer Sr. Reviewer 9 reports). Report 7956.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving Caribbean, UK, Mediterranean, Ontario, Nova Scotia
Closest Airport St. John's, NL Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas calm, no currents
Water Temp 5 to 10 Celsius Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility 40 to 60 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions Dive within your training and experience level
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles None Whales None
Corals N/A 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 Freshwater tank on boat for cameras, large cabin with tables for cameras ... 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 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 Had a great weekend of diving with Ocean Quest on the 4 Bell Island WWII shipwrecks (each 400ft + in length). The new dive boat (MV Mermaid) provided a large warm cabin for changing and setting up camera gear. The open back deck provided ample room for 8 divers and the power lift made getting back in the boat very easy (especially good for tech divers with doubles). The 4 ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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