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Dive Review of Ocean Frontiers/Compass Point in
Cayman Islands/East End

Ocean Frontiers/Compass Point: "Ocean Frontiers and Compass Point East End Grand Cayman Island", Sep, 2017,

by Howard Kaiser, MO, US (Sr. Reviewer Sr. Reviewer 10 reports with 9 Helpful votes). Report 10092 has 1 Helpful vote.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 501-1000 dives
Where else diving Baja, Cozumel, Honduras, Belize, Bahamas, Hawaii , Grand Caymans, North Carolina
Closest Airport Getting There easy 6 hrs from KC to CLT to GCM on American 821.

Dive Conditions

Weather rainy Seas choppy, no currents
Water Temp 82 to 83 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility 40 to 80 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions Usually requested that divers not go below 100 ft; not strictly enforced since most divers on board were on computers and nitro. Staff will wave diver up if they've gone too deep.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks Lots 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 4 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments Dedicated camera buckets in all boats. Dive briefings includes request to keep a designated area clear for cameras. Very diligent in passing rigs etc and securing while underway. ... 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
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Comments Our latest trip to Compass Point and diving with Ocean Frontiers. The staff has turned over this past few years but we've gotten to know the newcomers and I can say that hiring the proper people is the key to Mo Fitzgerald and Steve Broadbelt's success. In the interest of full disclosure, we are owners at Compass Point but that doesn't take away from the fact that dive masters who work here are generally very posi ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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