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by PapaZ
Thu Jan 17, 2019 9:55 pm
Forum: General SCUBA Discussion
Topic: Wonders of the Sea 3D
Replies: 1
Views: 146

Wonders of the Sea 3D

Enjoyed the special showing of 'Wonders of the Sea 3d" tonight.

Excellent 3D of marine life from Fiji, California, Sea of Cortez and Bahamas.

If available again, worth seeing once.

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by PapaZ
Thu Jan 03, 2019 9:31 am
Forum: Dive Planning
Topic: Invitation by Yakima Dive Club to all.....
Replies: 3
Views: 497

Re: Invitation by Yakima Dive Club to all.....

The Yakima Dive Club invites you to join us for a weekend of diving adventures, March 15-17, 2019. We have 4 openings yet. Last week, confirmed, with photo, of a 6 gill shark at 40 fsw just across the road, 30 yards from the Y.H.. Sign up and make some new friends and share diving stories and advent...
by PapaZ
Tue Dec 18, 2018 9:41 pm
Forum: Dive Planning
Topic: Invitation by Yakima Dive Club to all.....
Replies: 3
Views: 497

Invitation by Yakima Dive Club to all.....

You are invited to join The Yakima Dive Club for a weekend of diving the waters of Hood Canal.

Please view our invitation and join us March 15 to 17, 2019

Papa Z

Yellow House invite March 2019.pdf
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by PapaZ
Mon Dec 10, 2018 7:34 am
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: Hood Canal Diving
Replies: 2
Views: 177

Hood Canal Diving

Enjoyed a couple days of diving "The Cove" in Hoodsport, Washington.


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by PapaZ
Fri Nov 09, 2018 9:17 pm
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: Hood Canal Diving
Replies: 3
Views: 290

Hood Canal Diving

Three days of diving in "The Hood".

Enjoyed seeing the typical marine life and a few 'unusual' things.

Enjoy,

Papa Z

by PapaZ
Sat May 12, 2018 9:58 pm
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: ID Help.....
Replies: 2
Views: 482

ID Help.....

Would appreciate ID of this. Gunnel?

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by PapaZ
Sat May 12, 2018 9:55 pm
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: ID Please....
Replies: 4
Views: 505

Re: ID Please....

Also known as White Ring Ribbon Worm
Scientific name of: Tubulanua albocinctus
by PapaZ
Thu May 10, 2018 10:39 pm
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: ID Please....
Replies: 4
Views: 505

Re: ID Please....

Some video clips.....

by PapaZ
Thu May 10, 2018 8:18 pm
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: ID Please....
Replies: 4
Views: 505

ID Please....

We saw this at Sund Rock, north wall, 70 foot down.

About 4 feet long.

Appreciate ID.

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by PapaZ
Sat Apr 21, 2018 10:20 pm
Forum: General SCUBA Discussion
Topic: Scuba Show this weekend?
Replies: 11
Views: 1190

Re: Scuba Show this weekend?

Today,
Glad to see the show back at the Tacoma Convention Center.
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by PapaZ
Tue Apr 17, 2018 10:24 pm
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: Yakima Dive Club - Hood Canal Diving Weekend
Replies: 5
Views: 590

Yakima Dive Club - Hood Canal Diving Weekend

The Yakima Dive Club enjoyed the viz in Hood Canal this last weekend. Even though topside weather was quite wet with rain, we thought the 20-30 foot viz was quite good underwater. A great group of thirteen occupied 'The Yellow House' in Hoodsport for the weekend. Great time by all. Here are a couple...
by PapaZ
Sat Mar 10, 2018 12:12 pm
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: Sea Cucumber feeding
Replies: 1
Views: 333

Sea Cucumber feeding

I find it interesting that with 10 'arms', they manage to only have one at a time in their mouth. Video is about 1 minute. When I eat, seems like I can find ways to get both hands/fingers into my mouth and numerous times have managed to put my foot in my mouth due to what I said. :nutty: #-o https:/...
by PapaZ
Fri Feb 23, 2018 8:29 pm
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: Hood Canal Diving Multimedia
Replies: 1
Views: 331

Hood Canal Diving Multimedia

Here is a multimedia from last weekend diving in "The Hood"

Enjoy,

PapaZ

by PapaZ
Tue Feb 20, 2018 10:46 am
Forum: Dive Planning
Topic: Yakima Dive Club Invite....
Replies: 1
Views: 423

Yakima Dive Club Invite....

The Yakima Dive Club invites you to join us at the Yellow House April 13-15.

See pages attached.

Also, here is a link to a virtual tour:


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by PapaZ
Sun Feb 18, 2018 10:14 am
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: Hood Canal Waters
Replies: 4
Views: 615

Hood Canal Waters

Enjoying a few days diving Hood Canal - Sund Rock

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by PapaZ
Tue Jan 23, 2018 5:26 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Travel Insurance Recommmends, Please!
Replies: 8
Views: 891

Re: Travel Insurance Recommmends, Please!

We have used the trip insurance offered by D.A.N.. the company D.A.N. uses is CSA Travel Protection. We were delayed by a major tropical storm coming out of Dominica last spring and had to spend extra days and re-ticket our airline flights. Last November, we had our time in Mexico interrupted due to...
by PapaZ
Sat Dec 16, 2017 4:21 pm
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: Do You Need A Reason To Dive Hood Canal?
Replies: 4
Views: 664

Do You Need A Reason To Dive Hood Canal?

Enjoy 3 minutes of our diving this week at Sund Rock



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Go and meet 'Grumpy' on the north wall at Sund Rock.
by PapaZ
Fri Sep 15, 2017 8:22 pm
Forum: Dive Planning
Topic: Yellow House Weekend Diving Adventures.....
Replies: 0
Views: 516

Yellow House Weekend Diving Adventures.....

Top User avatarPapaZ Dive-aholic Posts: 260 Joined: Thu Jun 04, 2009 10:36 pm Contact: Contact PapaZ Yellow House Weekend.... Postby PapaZ » Fri Aug 18, 2017 10:25 pm We have a couple openings as of September 15th. The Yakima Dive Club has rented the Yellow House in Hoodsport for 3 days and 2 nights...
by PapaZ
Fri Aug 18, 2017 10:25 pm
Forum: Dive Planning
Topic: Yellow House Weekend....
Replies: 1
Views: 471

Yellow House Weekend....

We have a couple openings as of September 15th. The Yakima Dive Club has rented the Yellow House in Hoodsport for 3 days and 2 nights – September 29, 30 & October 1. We invite you to join us for a few days of diving in ‘The Hood’ and socializing fun. A great way to make some new friends and shar...
by PapaZ
Mon Aug 14, 2017 6:12 pm
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade Dive Gear
Topic: For Sale - Two Aluminum 80's & Mares Console Dive Computer
Replies: 0
Views: 326

For Sale - Two Aluminum 80's & Mares Console Dive Computer

One Luxfer and one Catalina Aluminum 80's - 3000psi Both hydro August 2017, viz August 2017 and filled with air. $125 each or $225 for both. Mares console dive computer (computer, compass, pressure gauge). Dive computer can be removed from console and worn as wrist mode. Includes wrist strap, manual...
by PapaZ
Thu Aug 03, 2017 4:52 pm
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: Hood Canal
Replies: 5
Views: 694

Hood Canal

Diving Hood Canal - Sund Rock. Viz Report: 0-20 feet of depth, maybe 2 feet viz, but the water temperature is 75. Then you go through the thermocline......temperature change of 25 degrees!!!! Viz a hazy 10-15 feet. IMG_6021+_resized.jpg IMG_6011+_resized.jpg IMG_6032+_resized.jpg IMG_6064+_resized.j...
by PapaZ
Sat Jun 17, 2017 7:03 pm
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: Hood Canal Dives-Sund Rock
Replies: 2
Views: 585

Hood Canal Dives-Sund Rock

From a few of our dives in Hood Canal on Thursday & Friday, June 15-16.



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by PapaZ
Mon May 15, 2017 11:18 am
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: Sund Rock - Hood Canal Picts
Replies: 2
Views: 561

Sund Rock - Hood Canal Picts

Enjoyed the waters of Hood Canal-Sund Rock on Friday and Saturday, May 12-13. Did not enjoy the viz. First 10 feet was fair, but 11-30 was about 12 inches, but opened up to a hazy 10-15. Several wolfies on the north wall, couple seen south wall. One octo tucked way back in on the north wall. Enjoy, ...
by PapaZ
Mon Mar 20, 2017 3:52 pm
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: Dominica
Replies: 7
Views: 1022

Re: Dominica

Gdog wrote:Nice work! Seems like a ton of life there. How was the water temp?


Water temp 81 to 78 at depth. Very comfy in 3mm \:D/

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