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San Miguel Island Boat Diving Trip [August 25th 2024]

Regular price $350.00 USD
20 in stock

San Miguel Island Dive Adventure

Location:
San Miguel Island is located 64 miles from Ventura Harbor and 46 miles from Santa Barbara, accessible only by boat. We'll be cruising aboard the renowned PEACE Boat, ensuring a comfortable and safe journey to this remote diving destination.

Dive Conditions:

  • Water Temperature: Expect cooler temperatures ranging from 55-60°F due to the influence of the nutrient-rich California current.
  • Marine Life: Dive into a world teeming with marine wonders typical of the central California coastline. Encounter fascinating creatures like Wolf-eels, BIG halibut, HUGE Bugs, and a plethora of lush invertebrates and nudibranchs.
  • Photography: Capture stunning underwater moments, offering unique opportunities for macro photography. Please keep in mind San Miguel Island provides hit or miss conditions, which is part of the fun.

Featured Dive Sites:

  • Wilson Rock: A remote pinnacle offering excellent gaming for rock fish and halibut. Dive into some of the best macro photography opportunities.
  • Point Bennett: Experience the thrill of pinniped viewing as you witness up to six different species of seals and sea lions in their natural habitat. Don't miss the chance to explore this unique ecosystem!

Island Highlights:

  • San Miguel Island boasts a rugged coastline adorned with sandy white beaches, surrounded by lush grasses and wildflowers.
  • Encounter unique wildlife including island foxes and diverse bird species.
  • Discover intriguing geological features such as the caliche forest, formed by the eerie stone replicas of long-gone plants.

Interesting Facts:

  • Fossilized bones of the Pleistocene pygmy mammoth have been discovered on San Miguel, along with archaeological sites dating back more than 10,000 years.
  • The island features the memorial of Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo, a European explorer who discovered California in 1542.

Booking Information: Ready to embark on a San Miguel Island adventure? Book your dive trip with Blue Holic Scuba today by clicking ADD TO CART! You can also contact us at (323) 641-7416 or visit our shop to reserve your spot aboard the Peace Boat. Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity to explore one of California's hidden gems!

Important Details:

  • Departure Address: 1591 Spinnaker Drive Dock E
  • Ship Name: PEACE Boat
  • Departure Time: 3:00 AM (Boarding begins at 9:00 PM)
  • Food: Breakfast. Lunch, Snacks, Water and Soft Drinks provided.

Notes & Restrictions:

  • All payments are non-refundable but can be redeemed for a rain check within 12 months if canceled a week before departure.
  • Please ensure accurate contact information is provided to receive trip updates.
  • Seasickness medication is recommended.
  • Bookings require a minimum of 1 day in advance. For short-term bookings, contact our office directly at (323) 641-7416.

Gear Rentals:
Gear rentals are available at our shop. Please inquire for rental pricing and availability.

Join us for an unforgettable underwater journey at San Miguel Island!