This weekend I decided to test the new camera and housing out at Peacock Springs State Park.
Today Andreas and I headed off to Ichetucknee Springs State Park to dive Jug Hole. Since this cave has a few restrictions, we had to dive side mount. Andreas brought his camera along and got a few good photos, which I’ll try to post up here later. We were hoping to explore a few going… Continue reading Jug Hole – A cave too short…
After a few weeks out of the water (drysuit zipper was being replaced), it was time to get some cave diving in! I had been talking with Heather about a NAUI Tech 1 course, and had both agreed to meet up for a familiarization dive with each other before class since we hadn’t dove together,… Continue reading Peacock Springs – The Crypt
This weekend we were off to 5 Hole, an extensive cave system at Suwannee River State Park. A few of us had been asked to help make a video to show the park staff what a beautiful system they’re protecting. Since this site is permit only, it’s very pristine, but lines aren’t kept up to… Continue reading 5 Hole, Suwannee River State Park
8am sharp my alarm clock disrupted my sleep pattern, and it was time to clean the car out to make room for dive gear! Today was the first weekend that Jug Hole would be open to cave diving for the season! My dive here almost a year ago was one of my first side mount… Continue reading Jug Hole – Well worth the walk!
After waking up early the morning after our 5 hour drive from Orlando, we arrived at Cave Adventurers around 8am to get tank fills. We were going to meet Matt Bull and Kevin Carlisle at Florida Caverns State Park since they only have 6 canoes, and we wanted to ensure we could get one with… Continue reading Bozel Spring – 5/29/10
Got off work a few minutes early and decided to use whatever daylight was left to go for a quick hike in Oleno State Park with Whitney. We took the suspension bridge across the river and hiked the obvious trail (not sure if it has a name). After walking about 1/4 mile beside the river,… Continue reading Oleno State Park aka River Rise State Park
Breathing Gas– 32% Backgas / 100% Deco Max Depth– Avg Depth– Visibility– 25-30ft Water Temp– 72F Dive Time: Notes: Met up with Brian Richardson at Extreme Exposure in High Springs around 8am since he needed some Halcyon stuff, and then headed towards Cave Excursions East to get fills. Talked with Rich about our dive plan,… Continue reading Manatee Springs State Park – p1900 beyond Friedmans Sink
Whitney hadn’t been to Troy Springs so we decided to go there since she had the weekend off and I wanted to go diving. We decided to play with the scooter, and she had some new gear to play with, so Troy Springs was a great place. One thing that surprised me was that the… Continue reading Troy Springs
Breathing Gas– 32% Max Depth– 61ft Avg Depth– 30-40ft Visibility– 50ft+ Water Temp– 71F Dive Time: 39min Notes: Took off work to dive with Whitney. For some reason the water has a green tint to it.