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Dive Review of Blue Lagoon Resort in
Micronesia/Chuuk Lagoon

Blue Lagoon Resort: "The dive boats are way beyond their expiration date", Feb, 2018,

by Kathleen Poole, CA, US ( 2 reports with 1 Helpful vote). Report 10720 has 1 Helpful vote.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 501-1000 dives
Where else diving California Coast, Florida, Cozumel, Palau, Yap, Bonnaire, Curacao, Raja Ampat, Belize, various Caribbean Islands
Closest Airport Chuuk Getting There Honolulu overnight > Guam > Chuuk.

Dive Conditions

Weather windy Seas no currents
Water Temp 80 to 82 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 1
Water Visibility 50 to Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions No. Our dive guide kept a keen eye on us as he led us through the inside of the tankers.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles None 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 N/A
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments There were a rinse tank and table, under shade, for camera gear. Powerstrips were provided in the room to charge everything. ... 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 N/A
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 4 stars
Advanced For Subscribers Only
Comments Our dive guide and driver were professional and agreeable. The guide led us inside the Japanese tankers safely and so we could see the whole thing. Very cool. The not so cool was the bumpy 45-minute ride back to the dock after each dive. The boats are made of old waterlogged plywood which deposited many sliv ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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Subscriber's Comments

By RaySmithin , at Dec 19, 2018 08:21 EST  
Was jus diving Truk lagoon November24 to Dec 1 on SS Thorfin, quick rides to and fro, we saw the other boats pitching in the waves and traveling far. oUr Furthest boat ride may have been 15 minutes on fast tenders which were very comfortable. I would suggest a Liveaboard myself, as I went on to Palau and dove it for a week on the palau Aggressor. Byron Smith
By RaySmithin , at Dec 19, 2018 08:23 EST  
I Was just diving Truk lagoon November 24 to Dec 1 on SS Thorfin, quick rides to and fro, we saw the other boats pitching in the waves and traveling far. our Furthest boat ride may have been 15 minutes on fast tenders which were very comfortable. We didnt dive anything twice unless we wanted to. I would suggest a Liveaboard myself, as I went on to Palau and dove it for a week on the palau Aggressor. Byron Smith
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