Dive No. 20 / Orange Grove Sink

Date: June 28, 2015
Location: Orange Grove Sink
Depth: 100 feet
Bottom Time: 32 minutes
Weight: 20
Bottom Time To Date: 671 minutes
Buddy: Corey Turner

This was a shore dive from the steps. The sink was covered in duckweed that we had to fan away with our fins. I wore a 3mm wetsuit and my boots and used an XP10 dive computer that we rented with the gear. Although Lowry was with us, she did not feel up to diving such a Jurassic looking location.

 

Dive No. 14 / Vortex Spring

Date: April 8, 2013
Location: Vortex Spring
Depth: 109 feet
Bottom Time: 31 minutes
Weight: 10 pounds
Bottom Time To Date: 496 minutes
Buddy: Corey Turner

This was a shore dive from the steps. I wore a 3mm wetsuit and my boots and used an XP10 dive computer that we rented with the gear.

Dive No. 13 / Vortex Spring

Date: April 8, 2013
Location: Vortex Spring
Depth: 47 feet
Bottom Time: 17 minutes
Weight: 10 pounds
Bottom Time To Date: 467 minutes
Buddy: Corey Turner

This was a shore dive from the steps. I wore a 3mm wetsuit and my boots and used an XP10 dive computer that we rented with the gear. This was the final dive to secure our Advanced Open Water certification. This dive we performed the task of advanced peak performance bouyancy.

Dive No. 12 / Vortex Spring

Date: April 8, 2013
Location: Vortex Spring
Depth: 97 feet
Bottom Time: 50 minutes
Weight: 10 pounds
Bottom Time To Date: 448 minutes
Buddy: Corey Turner

This was a shore dive from the steps. I wore a 3mm wetsuit and my boots and used an XP10 dive computer that we rented with the gear. This was my Advanced Deep Dive towards my Advanced Open Water certification. This dive we performed by diving down to the grate that prevents unauthorized divers from entering the cave system at Vortex Spring.

Dive No. 11 / Vortex Spring

Date: April 7, 2013
Location: Vortex Spring
Depth: 72 feet
Bottom Time: 19 minutes
Weight: 10 pounds
Bottom Time To Date: 398 minutes
Buddy: Corey Turner

This was a shore dive from the steps. I wore a 3mm wetsuit and my boots and used an XP10 dive computer that we rented with the gear.