PADI Advanced Certification (or equivalent)
Must have coldwater experience, and have completed a dive within the last year. We offer refresher courses weekly to get you caught up!
Divers need to be comfortable in mild – mid level current.
Something come up and need to postpone your dive? No problem! This trip has a 30 day cancellation policy, as we do fill up quickly so we’d like to have time to fill your spot.
If a trip is cancelled within this time period, and we are able to fill your spot, a full credit will be applied to your account. Otherwise, all money paid will be forfeited.
Unfortunately we do not offer refunds, but we would be happy to move you to a different date or offer you an in-store credit.
Come and join our trip to Campbell River for a weekend of fun! 5 awesome boat dives, 1 shore dive, great scenery and good company! A trip you won’t want to miss!
We will be diving off of Quadra and Cortez Island which offers clear waters and profusion of colorful marine life.
The Walls are covered in life, including colorful anemones, sponges, nudibranchs, tube worms, and soft corals. There are many other type of fish varieties and marine animals, including Orca’s, Sea Lions, Wolf Eels, Giant Pacific Octopus and much much more. We’ll be diving popular sites such as Row and Be Damned, Whiskey Point, Coopers Cliff, Steep Island and maybe even a wreck dive on the former destroyer HMCS Columbia…
Meet the shop at 6:30 am (to catch the 10:40 ferry to Nanaimo)
Stop in Nanaimo for one shore dive so we can sort any weighting or gear issues before Campbell River.
Drive to Campbell River, and take a ferry to Quadra Island, which will be our home-base for the weekend!
Get a good night sleep!
Head down to the dock to meet the boat, for our first dive
Depending on tides, we may stay on the boat for the surface interval before our 2nd dive or come back to the resort
after second dive go back to the hotel for our bbq dinner and finish the evening off with a dusk dive!
Meet the boat down at the dock for our first dive
Have a lunch on the boat or on the dock
2nd Boat Dive
Pack up and head home!
Catch the 8 PM ferry to Vancouver