Cold-water diving is more gear-intensive than diving in warm water, but the diversity of marine life and panoramic beauty of the world below the water-line are a delight to explore. In The Northwest Dive Guide, master scuba dive instructor Mike Hughes shares over 150 dive sites, including drift dives, wall dives, freshwater dives and wrecks in British Columbia, Washington, Oregon, Idaho, and Montana, Plus:
Training tips and gear appropiate to cold-water diving.
indispensible information on Northwesr dive operators and shops
useful dry land advice such as where to go for a meal after the dive and local attractions
130+ colorful photos of dive locations, gear and underwater life
The Northwest Dive Guide is sure to enhance the enjoyment and safety of all recreational divers in the Northwest, whether they"ve logged hundreds of hours underwater, or they're just getting started.