Essential Tips for a Safe Dive
Scuba diving can be one of the most fulfilling and unique hobbies a person can have. While many frontiers of adventure have been thoroughly mapped, the ocean still holds a certain mystique and feeling of the unknown. It is a place of tranquility and muffled beauty. All life began in the oceans and so when we return, we may sense that primordial essence in the stillness of the sea. Still, diving can be very dangerous if you are reckless or ill-informed. Luckily, at Dive Catalina, all of our classes feature small numbers so that you can get more personal coaching from our instructors. We are enamored with the ocean, and we want others to enjoy it too. That’s why we always stress the importance of safety when diving, we want you to be doing this for a lifetime!
Health Benefits of Scuba Diving
In the past, many of the health benefits of scuba diving were anecdotal, described by the practitioners who love the sport; however, thousands of people can’t be wrong when they say they “feel better” after a dive in the deep blue sea. There are numerous ways that scuba diving will help improve physical, mental, and social health. In addition to this, new research from the Journal of Disability and Rehabilitation has confirmed the therapeutic effects and benefits of scuba diving. Read on to discover the health benefits of scuba diving.
Why Scuba Dive Catalina Island?
There are many ways to spend your free time in this beautiful world, but only a few activities will give you the opportunity to fully explore and experience underwater wildlife and nature. Scuba diving is the ultimate underwater experience, because it gives its practitioners a true sense of freedom and weightlessness; it also allows scuba divers to truly experience the underwater world for a prolonged amount of time. Catalina Island is a hot-spot for scuba diving on the west coast of the United States due to the crystal clear water, the kelp forests that are teeming with life, and the unparalleled diving experience that the island provides. So, why scuba dive Catalina Island? Read on to find out more.
Catalina Island Scuba Diving Packages
Planning a scuba diving trip? Ron Moore’s Dive Catalina is a premier dive shop located on Catalina Island near the town of Avalon. With our warm, subtropical climate, temperatures are fantastic for scuba diving year-round. We like to consider ourselves the friendliest dive shop on the island, and offer multiple scuba diving packages for divers of all skill levels.
All About Avalon
Ron Moore’s Dive Catalina is situated on Santa Catalina Island; Avalon is the only city on Catalina Island and the California Channel Island and is also the southernmost city in Los Angeles County. The waterfront is teeming with tourism-oriented businesses and a wide array of resort communities. Located near the easterly portion of Catalina Island, Avalon is 22 miles off the coast of Southern California and sees over one million visitors annually.