Terry Nooner (Owner) has a PhD in physiology for starters. 4 of us took a beginner course from him 29 years ago. We referred four other couples to him and two of those people were poor swimmers and frightened by the idea! He was so kind, reassuring and patient with them that they had no trouble certifying and are now avid divers. We've all been on multiple trips with him and his crew (organized by his shop) and everyone has nothing but great things to say about Terry and the arrangements made fo...
Best in cold weather for any visibility and fewer snakes. Shallow water, plenty of stuff to get tangled up in. This site is the remains of scuttled WW I ships. No artifacts to find. After scuttling, anything of value was taken and most ships set ablaze. You won't impress anybody by diving here. Good place for fishing.
Nightly, off the Kona Coast of the Big Island of Hawaii, divers congregate and light up a stage set for manta rays. Coming in to feed on the plankton gathered by the lights, 8-12ft mantas do a beautiful ballet-like dance for as long as the divers and their lights will stay.
Florida is one of the world’s premier destinations for cave diving and Devil’s Eye cave system should be on any cave divers list of places to dive when visiting the region.
Off the coast of the Big Island of Hawaii, one of the largest migrations on Earth occurs each night. Deep sea plankton move to the surface to feed. Drifting in the open ocean at night, divers can see many jelly-like creatures, deep water fish, larval stages of species, and sometimes bigger visitors.