California’s Channel Islands are amazing! Situated just off the coast south of Santa Barbara, California, its kelp forests and amazing visibility are second to none. These unique islands offer homes to many endemic species and subspecies. With temperatures ranging from 48° to 75° F, there are a variety of animals that make their home here as well as opportunities […]
California’s Santa Cruz Island is one of my favorite places to dive! This time we were accompanied by two harbor seals during one of our dives! Swimming weightlessly through the kelp forests is always exhilarating, you never know what you’re going to find! Dove July 2012. Highlights: playing with harbor seals, great visibility, dolphin pod […]
Visibility off the Santa Barbara shore is rarely as amazing as this! We had an awesome dive, played with a harbor seal and found a lot of cool critters! Dove October 2013. Location: Biltmore, Santa Barbara, California, USA.
The California Channel Islands are a cold water diver’s paradise! You never know what you’re going to find when you make it out to the Islands. Santa Cruz Island is greatly untouched and the sea life there reflects it! August 2010 Highlights: Great visibility, colorful nudibranchs, and cool looking jellyfish!