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Address: Cayman Brac
Activities: Viewing wildlife, Scuba diving
Description: Named for the Elkhorn coral that inhabits it.

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Great Night Dive!!

I loved this dive site! I dove this site at night and spotted an octopus; two sea turtles, a scorpion fish, a starfish, several lobsters and shrimp and a sea crab. It was... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 20, 2014
Scuba_Dude08_10
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Chicago, Illinois
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Chicago, Illinois
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
17 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

I loved this dive site! I dove this site at night and spotted an octopus; two sea turtles, a scorpion fish, a starfish, several lobsters and shrimp and a sea crab. It was awesome!!

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2012

One of my favorite places to dive. Lots of young turtles. Fingers of corals let you spend your time looking for the hidden treasure. Great spot for night diving also. The Elkhorn is growing back nicely. Pretty area fro picture taking.

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Texas
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2012

Elkhorn coral is a rare item in most reefs. There were several groups growing on tops of the coral heads.

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Springfield, Ohio
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

The finger coral heads are my favorite types of dives. You go down one and up the next. Then when you get done with the finger corals you can do the tops of the reefs and see the baby fish and so much more.

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Yorkville, Illinois
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2012

The Elk Horn Coral was nice. Unfortunately, the last Hurricane had damaged a lot of the coral, but it was still a good dive site full of many colorful fish.

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Windsor, Canada
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2012

As the crew of Reef Divers explained - as soon as a reef is given a name for what is on it, that element often disappears! Stag and Elkhorn coral are one of the first victims of hurricane surge damage. The 2004 and 2008 hurricanes did tear things up however there is some Elkhorn coral regrowing - its not a... More 

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Oak Ridge, New Jersey
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656 reviews 656 reviews
322 attraction reviews
527 helpful votes 527 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2012

The elkhorn coral is beautiful, and the marine life was plentiful. The coral isn't very colorful, but the formations are great. The dive was relaxing and shallow (20-50'),

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Winfield, Illinois
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77 reviews 77 reviews
28 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2012

The elkhorn coral got a bit battered after the last hurricane. It was amazing to see how fast it is bouncing back!

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