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Welcome to the home page of Rendezvous Dive Adventures.

Scuba diving on the west coast of Vancouver Island in Canada is a spectacular and unique experience. Since 1973 great encounters with wolf-eels, Giant pacific octopus, sea lions, six gill sharks and much more have been our trademark. Combine this with great home made meals, whale and wild life viewing options and amenities such as a hot tub on the viewing deck, kayaks, a dedicated camera / classroom and you can see why we are one of the premier dive charter operators and a prime dive destination in Canada.

bear and kayaker

bear and kayaker

 

Non-divers are welcome too !

Non-Plongeurs sont le bienvenue aussi !

Nicht-Taucher sind auch Willkommen !

Niet-duikers zijn ook welkom !

 

 

 

 

In between dives and after the diving guests have ample opportunities to take a kayak and see bears, seals, sea lions and whales. These encounters provide great photo opportunities and holiday memories to bring home with you.

This home page is your portal to information on diving in Barkley Sound with Rendezvous Dive Adventures. The links to the pages “English, François, Deutsch and Nederlands will give you most of the information in the respective languages. Some information and files are in English only.  Other pages include the information on topics such as our calendar, our stewardship program, links to photos, videos and articles. They are designed to give you the most complete information on who we are, what we do, and how we can help you get the most out of your diving experience here in Barkley Sound and make you feel at home.

Rendezvous Dive Adventures offers custom dive charters, specialty trips, dive services such as air and nitrox fills etc.  Many of these trips as well as the special events can be found on our calendar. In our posts you will also  be alerted  to open spaces, and other topics.

We also offer services to film teams such as stock footage, underwater camera services and more. More specific information and details can be found on the website of Subvision Productions.

Rendezvous Dive Adventures

Rendezvous Dive Adventures

sea lions at surface

English: diving information

English : Welcome to Rendezvous Dive Adventures This is the English version of the general information page of Rendezvous Dive Adventures. Scuba diving on the west coast of Vancouver Island is a spectacular and unique experience. Discovering  Barkley Sound with Rendezvous Dive Adventures adds an extra dimension to it. Situated between Port Alberni and Bamfield, …

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Sea nettle

Français: infos sur la plongée

Français : Bienvenue chez Rendezvous Dive Adventures La plongée sous-marine sur la Côte Ouest d ‘île de Vancouver( Vancouver Island) est spectaculaire et unique. Découvrir Barkley Sound avec Rendezvous Dive Adventures vous donne une dimension additionnelle. Pas de gents, au plein milieu de la nature et des rencontres avec les animaux sauvages. Rendezvous Dive Adventures …

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Chinook smolt

Deutsch: Tauchinformation

Deutsch : Willkommen bei Rendezvous Dive Adventures Das Tauchen an der Westküste von Vancouver Island ist eine spektakuläre und einmalige Erfahrung. Das Entdecken von Barkley Sound mit Rendezvous Dive Adventures gibt Ihnen eine zusätzliche Dimension. Keine Leute, im mitten der Natur und viele Treffen mit den Tieren über und unter dem Wasser. Rendezvous Dive Adventures …

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sea lion with diver

Nederlands: duikinformatie

Nederlands : Welkom bij Rendezvous Dive Adventures Duiken aan de westkust van Vancouver Island is een spektaculaire en unieke ervaring. Barkley Sound ontdekken met Rendezvous Dive Adventures voegt een extra dimensie aan je vakantie toe. Geen mensen, in het midden van de wildernis en ontmoetingen met het leven boven en onder water. Rendezvous Dive Adventures …

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Spring special

Spring Special

Spring Special: Our annual spring special is on again. For the entire month of February we have a great offer to get you back into the water of Barkley Sound. Come as a diver and pay as a non-diver. This offer goes for individuals as well as groups. No limit on the number of dive …

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dive survey

Scientific survey course

Scientific survey course: Science survey course with experts of the Seattle Aquarium. Rendezvous Dive Adventures offers a scientific diving course for all levels of divers. Shawn Larson and Jeff Christiansen from The Seattle Aquarium will be on site to teach you the survey and diving techniques. The main focus is rock fish surveys, but the principles …

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Gopro underwater video workshop

GoPro video workshop

GoPro video workshop (underwater):  Learn how to get the most out of your Go Pro camera when you take it underwater. This two day GoPro video workshop will showcase techniques and options that you can use to get better and different kinds of underwater footage. Besides the normal cost for diving there are NO EXTRA …

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sea lion with diver

Spaces available

Spaces available : You may find trips booked by shops or groups that coincide with the time that you want to come. No problem as some of these trips have spaces available. We help shops fill their trips so feel free to contact us to see if we can slot you in. In “spaces available” posts …

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Shark survey week Bluntnose six gill shark

Shark Survey Week 2015

Shark Survey Week For the 5th year running we have the official Shark Survey Week!  This year we have two periods with 4 dive days each. The first starts on August 17th (pick up day) and diving August 18-21 with the 21st being the departure day. The second period starts on August 21st (pick up …

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