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Spare Air – The Best Item in Your Scuba Toolbox

I purchased my first Spare Air during my inaugural year of diving…directly after a much more experienced dive buddy had an out of air emergency and scared the heck out of me by grabbing my primary and bringing me to the surface too fast.

Catalina Island Chamber Day Fundraiser

Catalina Island Chamber Day Fundraiser

Catalina Island is one of the top diving destinations in the world where more than a million dives are conducted each year. The location is ideal for a hyperbaric treatment facility devoted to divers. The chamber is available to treat...

Skin Diver Magazine - Since 1951

In December of 1951 the first national magazine devoted to diving was released. Skin Diver Online is divided into sections, each always easily available by the tabs at the top of the screen.

These waters are magic. Though specific travel experiences will differ from area to area in the Caribbean, they will all have a few things in common: generally balmy climate, exquisitely warm, clear water; breathtaking beauty, both above and below the surface; and a sense of tropical adventure.

Dive the East Coast of the United States, Tropical Atlantic, Central Caribbean, Leeward Isles of the Eastern Caribbean, Southern Caribbean, Western Americas, Central Pacific, South Pacific, Western Pacific, Coral Sea, Southeast Asia, Indian Ocean, Red Sea, South Africa and more.

When people think of Pacific diving, the first things that pop into their minds are exquisitely beautiful tropical islands, clear, warm water and lush coral reefs—populated by colorful fish and visited by awesome pelagics. While you can’t go wrong with that concept, Pacific diving...

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Live on Location

Back in Bermuda Again

Bermuda is a true island paradise. Located less than 600 miles from New York and on the same parallel as Cape Hatteras, NC.

Family Fun in Little Cayman

If not "Best" in the Caribbean, this unique sub-aquatic topography of lush shallow reefs cascading into dramatic vertical walls is truly the most consistent destination for great diving.

Off the Wall in Palau

There's more to diving in Palau than high-voltage walls. Join our photo team on a trip to discover all these islands have to offer.

Cayman Tek

Deco time in Cayman? You bet. The queen of Caribbean diving has opened her arms to the tek set.

The Cabo Summer Dive Fiesta

Skin Diver's editors are on a mission to dive in and join the fun.

An Outrigger Adventure in Palau

Explore the winding channels of the Rock Islands with Stuart and Michele Westmorland.

Whales of the Silver Bank

Al Hornsby joins Peter Hughes for a magical Humpback Whale encounter.

Dominican Republic

Geri Murphy discovers a little known diver's paradise.

The Bahamas

Join Michael Lawrence for a dolphin, shark and wreck dive adventure.