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Jim Abernethy's Scuba Adventures

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Address: 216 US Highway 1, West Palm Beach, FL 33403-3552
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Sharks

The Crew of Deep Obsession were all very knowledgeable. The briefings before the dives were very through you knew exactly what to expect when you hit the water. I have always... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Garden City, Michigan
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Garden City, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Crew of Deep Obsession were all very knowledgeable. The briefings before the dives were very through you knew exactly what to expect when you hit the water. I have always loved Sharks but this dive gave me a whole new appreciation for them. Great Time

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Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017

We flew over from Switzerland to expect the ultimate shark dive encounter. And it happened !! Even we have doven already with sharks around the world (bahamas, galapagos, white sharks in ZA...) this trip overwhelmed all ! Thanks to Jim, who thought me, how to make "friend with a shark", i could pet a wild lemon shark out in the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

I have been lucky enough to dive with these guys early in every December for the last 5 years and every time is better than the last. I did my first boat dive ever with them and have done many more since. I made a huge mistake my first dive, they kept me safe and uninjured through that experience and... More 

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Key Largo, FL
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Amazing week of shark diving with great crew and wonderful food also. This is the best shark encounter!

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

It's been close to a decade since our last drift dive. We've been diving destinations like Roatan & Bonaire, so I won't compare the dives them self. From the time I made the reservations, they were very friendly and easy to work with. Parking was a bit tight, so if you are going as a group, I'd car pool as... More 

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Pasco, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

crew, staff, dive masters, Jim himself -- amazing group of people. Each one was open, warm, pleasant, kind, Did 5 dives over two days, Always went the extra mile -- could not speak highly enough of them.....really made my trip....

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Scheduled to dive with them and had a decent time. Heard rumor it was sold while I was there but not sure about that. Good diving in this area.

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Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

This is an outstanding snorkeling trip at Isle Mujeres MX that gives guests a wonderful set of experiences with the "gentle giants" of the shark world. This trip is a full package (hotel, transfers, boat with captain and guide, breakfast, snacks and lunch) at the best warm water whale shark site in the world. Jim and his staff are pros... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Greetings, I am from the great state of PA and came to South Florida for a vacation with my family. I was hoping to log a few more dives including the advertised Shark Dive. I was booked and gearing up for a dive the next day. I received a phone call from a woman at the dive shop saying that... More 

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Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

Very enjoyable dive with a great crew! The captain and mates were very informed and helpful. The sealife was incredible. My next dive trip in WPB will be with these guys.

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