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Dive Review of MV Sea Escape in
Mexico (Western)/Guadalupe Island

MV Sea Escape: "Great Whites at Guadalupe", Sep, 2017,

by Mark Tarczynski, CA, US ( 1 report). Report 9810.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience Over 1000 dives
Where else diving All over the Caribbean, Indonesia, Mexico ... and I did my check-out dive in 1971 in an old rock quarry in Racine Wisconsin in the middle of March ... dry suits weren't invented yet. Oh yeah ... and I was using a J-valve.
Closest Airport San Diego Getting There Fly into San Diego, get picked up at your hotel, drive over the Mexican border to Ensenada and board the boat.

Dive Conditions

Weather dry Seas calm
Water Temp 73 to 78 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 7
Water Visibility 50 to 100 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile ?
Enforced diving restrictions This is cage diving on a hookah.
Liveaboard? yes Nitrox Available? N/A

What I Saw

Sharks Lots Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles None Whales 1 or 2
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 5 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments Lots of outlets for charging located inside the salon area. Camera table space is adequate. ... 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 2 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 5 stars
Advanced For Subscribers Only
Comments The Good: Lots of Great White Sharks (the only thing that really mattered). Food was edible. Crew was helpful and the Divemaster, Benjamin, was pretty cool. Good vis. Sharks came close. Nailed some pretty cool pics. Pretty happy.

The Bad: OMG this boat is filthy. Every night the bottoms of my feet were ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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