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Dive Review of Patagon/Caneel Bay in
Virgin Islands/St. John

Patagon/Caneel Bay, May, 2014,

by Kris Kraman, NJ, US (Reviewer Reviewer 6 reports with 1 Helpful vote). Report 7617.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving Cozumel, Turks, Roatan, Beliz, Pelau, Red Sea, NJ, Caracao
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas calm
Water Temp 70 to 77 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility 50 to 100 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions They were good about letting us dive to our level. We had a good group and were routinely allowed 60 min dives. Shallow water, max depth for the week was less than 70 feet.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? N/A

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles None Whales None
Corals 3 stars Tropical Fish For Subscribers Only
Small Critters For Subscribers Only Large Fish For Subscribers Only
Large Pelagics For Subscribers Only

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

Subject Matter For Subscribers Only Boat Facilities 1 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments Not geared towards photography. No bucket on the boat though, they probably would accommodate serious photographers. ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here

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

Accommodations For Subscribers Only Food 4 stars
Service and Attitude For Subscribers Only Environmental Sensitivity For Subscribers Only
Dive Operation For Subscribers Only Shore Diving For Subscribers Only
Snorkeling 3 stars
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 4 stars
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Comments This is laid back easy diving. You are not going to see large animals but, this is good beginner diving. The reefs are healthy and colorful with short boat rides. If the season is right, you can see whales (we didn't) and the last time I was here we saw a l ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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