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421 Logged Dives

Barracuda Shoals

A great, easy dive in super clear water; perfect for beginning divers and snorkelers. This site is located in the Exumas not far from George Town and is named for the abundance of barracuda found here.

You’ll encounter lots of small and large barracuda along with typical Caribbean reef fish like queen, french, and gray angelfish, trumpet fish, snapper, butterfly fish, and more!


TEMPERATURE & VISIBILITY*

This data is provided from the logbook information in the MySSI app

DIVE TYPES

  • Night Dive
  • Snorkeling

Level

  • Beginner

Programs

  • Freediving
  • Scuba

Entry

  • Boat

Body of Water

  • Salt

currents

  • no
  • moderate
  • medium

Maximum Depth

  • 10m

Visibility

  • 19m
This data is provided by divers logging their dives in the mySSI App
Wildlife Diversity
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Rays
Stingrays
Turtles
Green Sea Turtle
Loggerhead Sea Turtle
Hawksbill Turtle
Fishes
Angelfish
Butterfly Fish
Barracuda
Wrasse
Snapper
Sweetlips and Grunts
Parrotfish
Goatfish
Trumpetfish
Crustaceans
Shrimps
Lobster
Crab
  Jan - Mar Apr - Jun Jul - Sep Oct - Dec
Rays
Stingrays
Turtles
Green Sea Turtle
Loggerhead Sea Turtle
Hawksbill Turtle
Fishes
Angelfish
Butterfly Fish
Barracuda
Wrasse
Snapper
Sweetlips and Grunts
Parrotfish
Goatfish
Trumpetfish
Crustaceans
Shrimps
Lobster
Crab

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