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Dive Review of Kilbrides's Sunchaser Scuba/Bitter End in
Virgin Islands/Virgin Gorda

Kilbrides's Sunchaser Scuba/Bitter End, Jun, 2006,

by Gabriel I. Penagaricano, Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico . Report 2518.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 501-1000 dives
Where else diving All over.
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas choppy
Water Temp 84 to 85 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 0
Water Visibility 50 to 60 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile no
Enforced diving restrictions Sort of. They give you all kinds of silly restrictions that they try to enforce but are really meant for the novice divers that they mingle with the experienced ones. Nothing is mentioned about depth limits but there is really nothing deep enough to worry about.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? N/A

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles > 2 Whales None
Corals 3 stars Tropical Fish 2 stars
Small Critters 1 stars Large Fish 1 stars
Large Pelagics 1 stars

Underwater Photography 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Subject Matter N/A Boat Facilities N/A
Overall rating for UWP's N/A Shore Facilities N/A
UW Photo Comments [None]

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

Accommodations 5 stars Food 3 stars
Service and Attitude 5 stars Environmental Sensitivity N/A
Dive Operation 3 stars Shore Diving 1 stars
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ N/A
Beginners 5 stars
Advanced 5 stars
Comments This is a dive operation geared to recreational diviers. There is very little to see other than the Chikuzen wreck, and that only if the sea conditions are optimal. The reefs are unremarkable and there is a lot of finger wagging from the dive guides if one strays more than 50 feet from the herd. Nothing to write home to mother about.
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