April Point

 

Image courtesy: April Point Lodge

 

 

Location: A boat dive about 5 minutes north of Quathiaski Cove on Quadra Island. The entry area is just off the shore from the April Point Lodge.

 

Type: Boat dive, drift dive.

 

GPS: 50°3'44"N   125°13'55"W

 

Above Water: There isn't much to mark the spot, other than the lodge itself. 

 

Underwater: This is an amazing wall dive where a diver can drop in and enjoy the colour and multitude of fish. Anemones, basket stars, funnel and cloud sponges, soft and hard corals all adorn the wall. Abalone and Puget Sound King Crabs are also are quite commonly found attached to the substraight.

 

Hazards: Current and boat traffic: go with a good charter operator.

 

 

Dive Charter Operators

 

Abyssal Dive Charters