Belize Aggressor IV Captain’s Log 7-14 Oct. 2017
Air Temp. 79-86+ F
Water Temp. 83-85 F
Dive Master Mario
Dive Master Ken
Phillip, Brandon, Holly, Christopher, Kathleen, Bob, Ken, Gregg, Christina, Sid, Kris, Scott, Beth, Richard, Pam, Natalie, Thamar, Martyn, Sudy and Devonay
Sunday – Julies Jungle, Eagle Ray Wall
Monday – Half Moon Caye Wall, Dos Chichas
Tuesday – Chain Wall, Painted Wall
Wednesday – Angelfish Wall, Lighthouse Wall
Thursday – Cathedral, Black Beauty
Friday – Sandy Slope
Saturday October 7th
Guest enjoyed a sunny afternoon as they boarded the Belize Aggressor IV for a week of diving in the clear warm waters of Belize. After everyone was settled in the Belize Aggressor IV departed her home dock at the Radisson and made way to Long Caye, the location of our first dive site of the week, Julies Jungle.
Sunday October 8th
Started the first day of diving at Julies Jungle is always good, we worked on buoyancy, camera equipment and saw lots of Marine Life. Visible was great one guest said I can see as far as I wanted and some of the Marine Life we saw in that great visible was Schools of Jacks, Snappers Chubs, Mackerel, Caribbean Lobsters, Spotted Moray Eels and Green Turtles. Next was Eagle Ray Wall swimming with Colorful Sea Fans, Devil’s Sea Whips, Black Corals, Big Barracuda’s, Spotted and Green Moray Eels and Huge Channel Clinging Crabs.
Monday October 9th
It’s Monday time for the workweek, well not on the Belize Aggressor IV; it’s time for Half Moon Caye Wall. Half Moon Caye Wall is always one of the crew’s favorite where we swim with Big Friendly Nassau and Tiger Groupers, Caribbean Spiny Lobsters, Slipper Lobsters, Eagle Rays and Lots of Caribbean Reef Sharks. Dos Chichas was our afternoon and night, here we enjoyed Rose Corals, Staghorn Corals, Feather Duster Worms, Lots of Colorful Sponges, Banded Coral Shrimps and a couple of Reef Sharks.
Tuesday October 10th
Chain Wall was our first stop of the day, here divers encountered Juvenile Yellowhead Wrasses, Cleaning Goby, Spotted Moray Eels, Sharks, Hawksbill Turtle and Eagle Rays. After enjoying Chain Wall we enjoyed a Wonderful Lunch and made our way to Painted Wall. While underwater at Painted Wall we saw Lettuce Slugs, Slipper Spotted and Caribbean Spiny Lobsters, Pufferfish, Painted Tunicates, Squid and Octopus.
Wednesday October 11th
Today we started at Angelfish Wall swimming with Barracudas, Groupers, Filefish, Caribbean Reef Sharks and Eagle Rays. Lighthouse Reef was next enjoying a Very Colorful Wall covered with Hard and Soft Corals, Arrowcrabs, Banded Coral Shrimps, Big Groupers and swimming up close and personal was lots of Caribbean Sharks.
Thursday October 12th
Cathedral was number one for the day swimming with Mackerel, Caribbean Reef Sharks, Hawksbill Turtle, Spotted Cleaner Shrimps and Juvenile Spotted Drum. Black Beauty was our afternoon and night dive enjoying, Spotted and Green Moray Eels, Caribbean Spiny Lobsters, Pufferfish, Channel Clinging Crabs, Octopus and Toadfish.
Friday October 13th
We finished our week at Sandy Slope swimming over an array of Colorful Soft and Hard Corals, Juvenile Snappers, Grunts, Angelfish and Groupers. Sandy Slope is like a fish farm with a haven of Juvenile Fish and Creatures. An Excellent way To End A Fantastic Week Of Diving in Belize, in the waters around Turneff Caye, Half Moon Caye and Long Caye.
The Crew Would Like To Thank Everyone For Joining Us On The Belize Aggressor IV!!!
Until The Next Time Safe Travels…
Belize Aggressor IV Crew