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Best Destinations for Shore Diving

Don't take it from us: These three locales were given top marks in our 2024 Readers Choice survey. You told us where to go; we're showing you what to do when you get there.

Mobile Dive Shop, Seattle Dive Tours, Brings Gear and Comfort Right to the Shore

An interview with Seattle Dive Tours about how they bring comfort and education to shore diving in the Puget Sound and the Salish Sea.

How One Man's Obsession Created the Edmonds Underwater Park

For 43 years, Bruce Higgins has led teams that sculpted this patch of ocean floor and submerged glacial moraine into a dive wonderland.

The Ultimate Pacific Coast Scuba Road Trip

Great places to scuba in California, Oregon and Washington during a drive-and-dive trip.

A Scuba Diver’s Guide to Washington’s Whidbey Island

Expert tips on how to master Washington's currents so you can experience the region's riot of underwater color, from Great Pacific Octopuses to painted dahlia anemones.

Seven National Parks with Great Scuba Diving

A guide to the best national parks for scuba diving from Maine to Florida to Alaska.

Scuba Diving The Pacific Northwest

Challenge yourself at this remote outpost of Pacific Northwest diving.

Best Scuba Diving Destinations For Beginners — 2017 Readers Choice Awards

Presenting the 2017 Readers Choice Awards for the Best Scuba Diving Destinations For Beginners.

5 Best Places For Macro Scuba Diving In North America - 2017 Readers Choice Awards

Presenting the 2017 readers choice awards for best macro scuba diving in North America.