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California Local Scuba Diving Information
Events in California
October 2018
2018 Channel Islands Dive Trip
Santa Barbara, CA
The following link is a video made by one of our dive buddies on our 2017 dive trip. Enjoy!! youtu.be/GVJkTefZiEU...
Thu Oct 18
3 day event
Photos in California
Point Lobos Reserve, CA
Diving in Monterrey, CA
Santa Monica Beach, CA
EEL
Aquarium - CA
Shaw’s Cove, Laguna Beach CA
Hydrocoral at Farnsworth Banks
Eriks Pinnacle Monterrey CA
My certification in Lake Tahoe California
Golden State Diver
Paradise Dive Center
Butterfly House dive site - Carmel
Dive Sites in California
Photo Comment
CaliDiver408 - 3 days ago
I went scuba diving here on 6/23/2018. Average viz: Under 5ft/2m. Water temp: 50-55°F/10-13°C....
OrneryPirate - Aug 3
Rating Added: 4 Outstanding opportunity to dive and swim with Sea Lions. They are very curious and love to peak at divers. The water temp was about 68 degrees, so a 7mm wetsuit and hood are needed. The current can be particularly strong, so make sure...
Anahita - Jun 4
Hi everyone, I am new here. My husband and I are both divers and planning a trip to Monterrey on June 30th weekend. i am unfortunately unable to dive since I am pregnant but my husband is interested in finding a dive buddy for Saturday morning. He wa...
DiverSeanMc2 - May 21
Rating Added: 5 Were just newbies and have only been to Breakwater before. This was a HUGE improvement. There is an abundance of sea life, many kinds of fish and plan life. We got to experience swimming with a harbor seal for the first time — very fr...
DiverSeanMc2 - May 21
We’re fairly new divers and went to MacAbee for the first time this last Saturday. Great dive!! Lots of sea life and the harbor seals are friendly and playful. The morning dive (around 11AM) was great ... low tide ... easy entry from the beach ... vi...
JonnieU - Mar 28
I went scuba diving here on 4/2/2014. Average viz: 26-30ft/8-9m. Water temp: 61-65°F/16-18°C. Saw a seven gill shark!...
Dive Clubs in California
Photo Club Name Location Club Members
NBTT DIVERS OC/LA CA  221
West Coast Dive Club Los Angeles/Orange County CA  54
South Coast Divers Laguna Beach California  44
Hardcore Dive Team Los Angeles CA  37
Scuba & Underwater Photographers Meeup Group Newport Beach CA  36
Ocean Adventures Dive Club Venice CA  24
West Coast Reefers Dive Club Folsom CA  22
Semper DIVE! Carlsbad CA  17
Power Scuba San Diego CA  15
The Sea Creatures Riverside CA  11
Articles about California
It’s Dive o’clock in Baja California, Mexico! It’s Dive o’clock in Baja California, Mexico!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 12 days ago.
Experience the wild side of Mexico and join us on this exclusive dive trip along the West coast of Mexico, the more budget-friendly alternative of the Galapagos. Get involved in whale shark conservation while snorkeling with them, dive with sea lions and maybe even see dolphins and rays while a marine biologist explains you all about marine life and conservation in this unique area. diveoclock.com/travel/Mexico/Baja_California/...
Halibut Hunting: California Seminar Halibut Hunting: California Seminar
h2oman - 4/20/2018 8:46 PM
Spotlight Local California: RAW HALIBUT By H2OMAN ...First published in Spearfishing Magazine (for California Trips contact Freedivingfilms.com) Trophies can be hunted and trophies can be married. Most divers who are underwater hunters have the problem that the trophies we are blessed enough to land on land and beneath the sea seem to get into shoving matches back home around the mantel. I got that suffocating feeling again (like you need to come up for air) when she looked up at me. She sat on ...
Kelp forests and lobster diving in Malibu, California! Kelp forests and lobster diving in Malibu, California!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 10/10/2016 3:12 PM
Sunny Malibu Beach, along the South Pacific highway and close to Los Angeles, Santa Monica and Hollywood, offers some very interesting diving! diveoclock.com/destinations/North_America/USA/California_Malibu/...
RIP – Southern California Diving Icon Dennis Gunn
PSD - 2/27/2016 12:59 AM
I found out today, from Professional Debriefer Paul, that one of our regular diving icons, Dennis Gunn – known on this website as “Dennis G” or “Dr. D” died yesterday. Dennis was one of the original divers that I met when I started diving more than a decade ago; he made the dives and debriefs […]...
California Diver Magazine publishes Hardcore Dive Team!
hcdiveteambrian - 6/18/2014 11:39 PM
With our survey dives going on in Santa Monica Bay for Californiashipstoreefs.org it has put us on a new, very promising site in Redondo Beach area, near the Palawan wreck. A big Thanks goes to California’s #1 dive publication CaliforniaDiver.com for running the story! The ducks are getting lined up, acquired vessels, designated sink site has revealed all around A’s in analysis studies, to effect the beginnings of multiple ongoing artificial reef development. It’d be a good time to contact Calif...
California Diver Magazine Runs Hardcore Friday the 13th of June with a full moon
hcdiveteambrian - 6/14/2014 4:49 AM
californiadiver.com/deep-in-artificial-reefing-hardco...outh-bay-california/ For the second time California Diver Magazine finds interest in the work of Hardcore’s latest projects in Redondo Beach aka South Bay. And for great reasons this time around. to hear of our reef site work and to feed some numbers, some divers to California Ships to Reefs to help with the drive that it takes to bring new artificial reefs in California’s Pacific Shoreline. The amount of red tape to deal with i...