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by FlyinV
Fri Mar 13, 2009 5:05 pm
Forum: General SCUBA Discussion
Topic: Book Review and Corrections! Shore Diving near Seattle
Replies: 9
Views: 840

Re: Book Review and Corrections! Shore Diving near Seattle

I am a new diver and I like the information in this book on the dive sites. Certainly I would use one of the excellent books like Marine Life of the Pacific Northwest: A Photographic Encyclopedia of Invertebrates, Seaweeds And Selected Fishes for any creature identification needs :) I love that book...
by FlyinV
Thu Mar 05, 2009 5:21 pm
Forum: General SCUBA Discussion
Topic: BARE DEMO DAY !!!!
Replies: 20
Views: 852

Re: BARE DEMO DAY !!!!

I have never dove in a dry suit -- Would this be a good place to get a taste of that?
by FlyinV
Fri Feb 06, 2009 6:51 am
Forum: Oregon Divers
Topic: Netarts This Sunday 2/8.
Replies: 11
Views: 1417

Re: Netarts This Sunday 2/8.

This is something I would be very interested in doing, but I have a trip up north planned for this weekend.
Please post up a dive report and info about the logistics of the dive.
by FlyinV
Sun Feb 01, 2009 10:51 am
Forum: Oregon Divers
Topic: Newport Dive shop and diving
Replies: 17
Views: 3139

Re: Newport Dive shop and diving

I would also be down for some charter runs out of Newport. Anything that brings decent diving closer to Portland is always a plus. Some sort of organized boat or shore dives with people who know where to go would always be a plus. Diving on the Oregon coast sure seems like the wild west with very li...
by FlyinV
Mon Nov 24, 2008 3:59 pm
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: Octopus Hole 11-22-08 (with video)
Replies: 3
Views: 723

Re: Octopus Hole 11-22-08 (with video)

Very nice video!
by FlyinV
Sun Aug 17, 2008 8:28 am
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: My first "real" dives
Replies: 2
Views: 933

My first "real" dives

I went on my first "real" dive trip with Bandito charters yesterday and it was fantastic! My instructor happened to be acting as a sub-divemaster since my LDS had arranged the trip, but he was just really there to make sure all the shop clients had a smooth experience. 8 people from our LD...
by FlyinV
Fri Aug 08, 2008 8:46 pm
Forum: Dive Planning
Topic: Astoria Oregon Area
Replies: 1
Views: 407

Astoria Oregon Area

I lost an expensive fin in a shallow/narrow 10 foot deep lake behind my grandmothers house. My wife is already commenting on how in the world I could spend so much on gear .... now this Thats my wife with the hammer incase your wondering :) You can read the whole story here -- m I think I will go do...
by FlyinV
Thu Jun 26, 2008 8:00 pm
Forum: Dive Planning
Topic: Clear Lake - July 12th
Replies: 95
Views: 10265

Re: Clear Lake - July 12th

:laughing3: You are nuts! :laughing3:

I can't wait to try that.
by FlyinV
Thu Jun 26, 2008 6:53 pm
Forum: Dive Planning
Topic: Clear Lake - July 12th
Replies: 95
Views: 10265

Re: Clear Lake - July 12th

Wow cool pictures -- I can't wait for a chance to dive there.
Do you need to drysuit this dive?
It does look cold.
by FlyinV
Sun Jun 22, 2008 10:53 am
Forum: Dive Planning
Topic: Club Dive: Oregon divers unite!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Replies: 16
Views: 970

Re: Club Dive: Oregon divers unite!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Noob here that lives in Portland! I am all signed up for the open water class in July and plan to try to take a few dive trips organized thru the shop August 3rd and September 14th. I would certainly love to also hook up with some local Portland people for trips up to Washington at any time. I have ...