Scuba Diving and Snorkeling in Crooked Island, Acklins / Crooked Island, Bahamas


Scuba Diving and Snorkeling in Crooked Island, Acklins / Crooked Island, Bahamas

Scuba diving information in Crooked Island, Acklins / Crooked Island, Bahamas

Crooked Island is located in the Southern Bahamas, north of Cuba. Diving here is breathtaking!

You can dive the walls which extends from 30 feet (9 meters) to about 400 to 500 feet (120 to 150 meters) as well as two shipwrecks. It is possible to see black coral, hammerhead and lemon sharks and occasionally a whale shark. You can also find some of the largest and healthy stag horn corals around Crooked Island.

There are appropriate dive sites for snorkelers, advanced divers and everything inbetween.

Water Temperature

The water temperature during the summer is warm about 84° F (28° C) up to 70 to 80 feet (21 to 24 meters). After 80 feet (24 meters) is about 78°F (25° C). During the winter it drops to about 76 to 78°F (24 or 25° C).

Diving Suit

Except for wintertime, when wet suits are used, divers rarely use one.

Visibility under water

Visibility is usually 80 to 100 feet (24 and 30 meters) and is clearer during the summer months.

Climate

Summers are very warm from about 80 to 94° F (26 to 34° C) with an ESE trade wind. During the winter, the temperature drops to the late 70's to early 80's °F (23 to 28° C). There may be few days of mid 60’s ° F (18° C).

How to get there

Crooked Island, Bahamas has two airports. Bahamas Air, the national flag carrier, flies to Colonel Hill. The other is a private airstrip at Pittstown Point Landings, where you can fly by charter or fly your own aircraft.

Other Activities

This island offers a great variety of activities, such as hiking in the many trails, visit the caves, the old ruins, the historical Bird Rock Lighthouse, looking for flamingos and iguanas, as well as just relaxing in gold-colored sand and picnicking.

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Scuba Diving and Snorkeling Sites Map in Crooked Island, Acklins / Crooked Island, Bahamas

Where are located the best diving sites to dive in Crooked Island, Acklins / Crooked Island, Bahamas? Below, you will find a map of all scuba diving sites in Crooked Island, Acklins / Crooked Island, Bahamas in which you can dive and snorkel.

Scuba Diving and Snorkeling Sites List in Crooked Island, Acklins / Crooked Island, Bahamas

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Scuba diving sites and photos from each diving site in Crooked Island, Acklins / Crooked Island, Bahamas

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Marine Species and photos of each species in Crooked Island, Acklins / Crooked Island, Bahamas

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Underwater Photographers and photos from each photographer with photos taken in Crooked Island, Acklins / Crooked Island, Bahamas

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Scuba Diving centers in Crooked Island, Acklins / Crooked Island, Bahamas

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Liveaboards in Crooked Island, Acklins / Crooked Island, Bahamas

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Accommodation in Crooked Island, Acklins / Crooked Island, Bahamas

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