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Sea Dragon Charters

187 reviews
Horseshoe Bay, Canada
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About Sea Dragon Charters
Snorkel and kayak with seals for a true West Coast experience just minutes from Vancouver - No experience necessary! The Sea Life Cruise, a multi-activity excursion, departs from Horseshoe Bay taking you to the nearby seal colony of Pam Rocks in scenic Howe Sound. Here, marine lovers have the chance to experience a face-to-face encounter with harbour seals in their natural environment. A 'sightseeing only' option is also available for guests who wish to stay dry on board. Are you interested in scuba diving in British Columbia and the Pacific North West? Then you've also come to the right place! Wall diving, pinnacles, canyons, seals, drifts, sponge bioherms, aritfical reefs, and stunning ocean and mountain scenery - explore it all on this 5-Hour boat diving adventure! Take the customized boat Topline out to explore the emerald waters of Howe Sound where you can commonly see Pacific octopus, wolf eels, nudibrachs, and beautifully bizarre fish such as the decorated warbonnet and the grunt sculpin.
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Kayak in Howe Sound and snorkel with Vancouver's resident harbor seals during this 5-hour eco-adventure. Board a boat from Horseshoe Bay with your adventure guide, headed toward the Pam Rocks seal colony. Slip into the provided snorkel gear and wetsuit, then dive in for an up-close experience with seals, following their lead. Kayak around the bay and the rocks, experiencing the marine environment while in a low-profile boat. A sightseeing-only option is available for those passengers who wish to stay dry on the boat. All kayaking and snorkeling equipment, refreshments and light snacks are included.
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great time today on the snorkel and kayak/ paddle board adventure! Our guide Mark and the boat crew were terrific. We were able to see and swim near a ton of seals, and even had a up close experience with a bald eagle. They had...More

Thank RDVTravel
Reviewed 1 week ago

we just had the best dive day ever. My fiancé booked a dive day for a group of us of 16 I believe it was. (she books everything and is the organized one) Everything went off without an issue from us all checking in at...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank brentferg7
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent outfit. Great People. Even took in a bit of whale watching on the way back to Horseshoe Bay

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank John S
Reviewed February 18, 2019

We could not have asked for a better day and conditions in diving, sun was out, little waves and great visibility. While the conditions made it good, the people made it great, happy people providing great service and helping you with any little thing to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank TheDapperDan
Reviewed January 27, 2019 via mobile

Very professional, awesome dive and great staff . Did 1 dive on the former HMCS Annapolis, and 1 dive on Halkett wall . Very safety oriented. Knowledgeable. Very friendly. Always willing to help out. Punctual .

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank kenajansons
Reviewed October 14, 2018

Fun and productive photo shoot at Sponge Bob site, the unique glass sponge bioherm in Howe Sound. We're happy to hear that this critical habitat is slated for protected status. Thank you!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Brandon C
Reviewed October 5, 2018

We saw the seals diving under the water and later I did SUP instead of kayaking. It was so much fun!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ingapizarro
Reviewed September 30, 2018

I had an excellent day of diving with Sea Dragon. The Annapolis wreck is getting more marine growth every time I see her. The Dragons Den Dive is also a great adventure. I look forward to me next trip to Horseshoe Bay. Thanks Kevin and...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank denniscC824GK
Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

I wont lie, I was so nervous about diving in a dry suit I almost wasnt even going to try. But the staff at Sea Dragon Charters were amazing! They were so patient, professional, supportive and friendly. They quickly calmed my nerves and made me...More

Thank katrinakaposi
Reviewed September 23, 2018

I did my first BC dive with Sea Dragon. I found them on a recommendation from a local diver and they were as great as advertised. Very professional staff, from check-in to safety briefing, to dive site briefings. Left and returned on time. I will...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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