Sandy Hook

Sunshine Coast, BC
Canada

Home


Submitted By:
Bryan Heit

Submitter Comments:
Do not go to this site for abundant life, underwater scenery, or amazing wrecks. All you'll find here is a flat plane of sand with a strip of eel grass in the 4m to 7m (15'-25') depth range. So why dive here? Crabs. A $5 1-day fishing license will let you gather 4 of the buggers (i.e. about $150 worth at any restaurant) - both red rock and Dungeness can be found at this site. Make sure you take only legal sized crabs, and try to take only males. This launch is not heavily used, but none-the-less fly a flag and keep clear of the boat launch. Due to the shallow nature of this dive, and the complete lack of anything worth looking at, this makes a good place to empty the last few hundred PSI out of a tank used on another dive.

Directions:
 Finding this location is easy - from Sechelt follow East Porpoise Road (AKA Sechelt Inlet Road) north 4-5km. You'll see a large blue sign on the left side of the road reading "Sandy Hook". Turn onto this road (left/west), and follow its contorted path to the east (don't turn off at any of the junctions; stay on the main road). You'll find yourself at a boat ramp with a few mooring buoys off in the bay. Enter at the boat ramp.


ShoreDiving Resources:


Additional Resources:

Diver Reviews:    Click here to write a Site Review, and share any new information about this site!
No reviews have been submitted for this site.


Dive Site Links:
   (If you have a relevant link for Sandy Hook, please write us here.)
No external links have been submitted.


Dive Site Pictures:
   (If you have pictures for Sandy Hook, please send them here.)
We have no diver-submitted pictures at this time.

 

Diver Averages for  Sandy Hook  (1=worst, 5=best)


Average Site Condition

Ease of Shore Entry:  0.00
Bottom Conditions:  0.00
Reef Conditions:  0.00
Animal Life:  0.00
Plant Life:  0.00
Facilities:  0.00
Solitude 0.00
Roads:  0.00
*Site Average:  0.00
   

Average Enjoyment Level

Snorkel:  0.00
Beginner Scuba:  0.00
Intermediate Scuba:  0.00
Advanced Scuba:  0.00
Night diving Scuba:  0.00

Number of reviews for this site:

1676-3-2-16


Home
  Search  About You  |  About Us  |  Contact ShoreDiving.com

 

Copyright 2000-2017 ShoreDiving.com, LLC. tm All rights reserved.
Please read and understand the
Disclaimer concerning information contained in this site.