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50 Stellar American Dive Sites
Browning Wall - Port Hardy, British Columbia
Browning Wall — 12 miles north of Port Hardy — is the premier dive destination in the region. This sheer vertical drop starting at 120-feet deep is blanketed in at least 140 unique species, says marine biologist Andy Lamb. You also might encounter wolf eels, seals and Pacific octopuses.
Local Dive Guide: Cold Water, Beginner Dives, Big Animals, Guide Needed, Sumer Trip
The triggers are everywhere: a diver-down bumper sticker, the lobster tank at the seafood market, a faint whiff of a far-off sea. We can’t make the call fast enough to our go-to buddy or dive shop. Then the question becomes which site to target. That’s why we’ve put together this collection of the country’s best diving — spots to visit this weekend or to add to the agenda the next time you’re in a new city with time on your hands. After all, if you’re like us, there’s nothing you’d rather be doing than diving.