California’s Santa Cruz Island is one of my favorite places to dive! Because conditions were not that great for this area, we stuck to Big Rock for all our dives. The water was cold (58 F) but it was great diving with the Spectre and warming up in their jacuzzi between dives. Dove December 2017.Highlights: getting a […]
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 […]
We were treated to a huge pod of dolphins and plenty of whales as we made our way back from a great day of playing in the waters of Santa Cruz Island. October 2015
A beautiful night for a night dive at amazing Santa Cruz Island. It’s so fun to find all the critters that come out at night. A completely different place than during the day! Dove in October 2015 Highlights: Lots of octopus, Chestnut Cowrys, Spotted Cusk Eel, Target shrimp and a Horn Shark.
Ocean conditions were amazing as we set out to dive an off shore Santa Barbara spot. Unfortunately our boat didn’t want to go that far so we ended up diving just off the coast. When we came up from our dive, we were greeted by a sea lion pup who had decided to soak up […]
The Channel Islands are an amazing place! Love going out there in warm October and diving through Anacapa’s kelp beds and clear water. You never know what kind of cool stuff you’ll run into. Dove October 2015