Jack-A-Dan West, Carriacou

Shallow dive, perfect for training and snorkeling. Abundant fish and macro life, very pretty and great visibility when sunny and good conditions allow.

Mostly reef small fish like damsels, parrot fish, porcupine, blue creole wrasse, and tomtates. We have encounter a devil rays a couple of times, but not often seen around here.

Level

Level

  • Beginner
Visibility

Visibility

  • 21 m
Current

Current

  • Light Current
  • No Current
  • Strong Current
DIVE TYPES

DIVE TYPES

  • Snorkeling
  • Macro Spot

Temperature & Visibility

Dives

Wildlife Diversity

Affiliated Training Center

Dive sites nearby

Jack-A-Dan, Carriacou

This is one of our favourite training sites, as it has a nice large sand patch, surrounded by colourful reef. We often see stingrays here. There is also a nice reef wall that hugs this side of Jack A Dan.

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Coral Nursery, Carriacou

Our Coral Nursery is located at the south side of Jack-A-Dan, at 11 m/ 33 feet. We currently have 5 tables with growing Elkhorn coral pieces to replant later this year.

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Bogles Ridge

Bogles Ridge begins on the west side of Jack-A-Dan, a small island located in front of Hillsborough Bay, and follows the reef wall north of Carriacou Island.

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Vallan’s Wall

Only five minutes from our Dive Shop, Valan’s wall is an interesting circular dive site. Starting at a shallow plato at about 7mts (21ft), it drops down to about 25mts (75ft). Home to blue creole wrasse, snappers and lobsters. Turtles and nurse find refuge in its particular topography.

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Valan’s Wall, Carriacou

This site is halfway between Sandy Island and Jack-A-Dan; max- depth 20m/66f. It´s a relaxing drift dive in a slope reef with very interesting topography, huge overhangs are house for lobsters and schools of beautiful wrasse.

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Le Jettoi

In the heart of Hillsborough, the old town’s Jetty offers a very entertaining shallow dive. Full of life and an amazing great variety of species, from moray eels to scorpionfish. It will surprise you!

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Sandy Island Lighthouse, Carriacou

Spotted eagle rays are frequently seen around here in spring & early summer! Some nice reef and good for lionfish hunting, this dive can be either a drift or out & back.

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Sandy Island Drift, Carriacou

Nice and relax drift, stating on the north side of Sandy Island and going west towards Mabouya Island. Sloping reef with lots of marine diversity, and great dive to go hunting lionfish.

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Sandy Island Garden, Carriacou

True to its name, this really is Sandy Island´s Garden. Colorful corals and sponges, and full of life, turtle grass and sand channels with a great and diverse marine life.

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Mabouya Garden, Carriacou

On the north se of Mabouya Island, its garden offers a vast variety of sea life, a great wall reef in very healthy conditions, with depth between 5m/15f on the shallow to 20m/60f on the deepest point.

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