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Address: Cozumel, Mexico
Activities: Scuba diving
Description: Giant sea turtles and groupers await those with the courage (and the...
Giant sea turtles and groupers await those with the courage (and the experience) to brave the fierce currents at this diving site.
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I have had the opportunity to experience this natural treasure, whether you believe in a higher power or not, this place is truly amazing and so gorgeous. Thank you God!

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 24, 2015
Nick G
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DeForest, Wisconsin
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DeForest, Wisconsin
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 NEW

I have had the opportunity to experience this natural treasure, whether you believe in a higher power or not, this place is truly amazing and so gorgeous. Thank you God!

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O Fallon
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45 reviews 45 reviews
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 NEW

Swim throughs were plentiful along the edge of the drop off. Dove much around the 68 ft level. Lots of life at the 35 ft level as well

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Whitefish Bay, Wisconsin
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

First time diving. incredible clarity and scenery. A must see if you are in Cozumel. We went through the pro dive shop at the Occidental Resort

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Sudbury, Canada
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36 reviews 36 reviews
18 attraction reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015 NEW

Saw everything on this reef. The shallows was the best .Lots of turtles, nurse shark, lobsters, crabs,big grooper. Dove with dive Planacar. Beautiful reef.Best team ever.

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Eaton Rapids, Michigan
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 NEW

The reef is about 25 ' deep and lots to see. Great for snorkeling and diving. Travelers would loves this reef.

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Peoria, Arizona
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015 NEW

great dive spot sometimes the current can be strong, but always has great sea life especially Columbia Shallows

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

this is an advanced dive spot due to the strong current and a rather deeper dive site. stay with your group and dive within your known limits and you will be fine.

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Laurel, Maryland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

The water was more rough than usual on the day we snorkeled here, which meant there were fewer fish to be seen. Disappointing!

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Benton City, Washington
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22 reviews 22 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

The Columbia Deep/ Columbia Shallows combination dive is one of our favorites. No deco stop needed as Shallows is one long (30 foot) deco. Request this combination from your dive company and have a great 2-tank day.

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Houston, Texas
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

The coral heads and swim throughs were amazing. Saw turtles, lobster, and a shark. Worth the boat ride there.

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