Malpelo December 28 2005 – January 7 2006

December 28 2005 – January 7 2006 Dive Conditions: Good visibility and variable currents Weather: First fine, later rain in Malpelo and in Panama too Crossings: Calm journey to Malpelo and back Highlights: Many Hammerheads, various close encounters, Mantas read more →

Malpelo December 3 – 14 2005

December 3 – 14 2005 Dive Conditions: Good visibility and weak currents Weather: Lots of rain in Malpelo, moderate winds Crossings: Some nice sailing on the way to Malpelo and back Highlights: Closest Hammerhead encounters every day, tail end of a baitball, many silky sharks, some big Mantas read more →

Malpelo and Panama November 9 – 20 2005

November 9 – 20 2005 Dive Conditions: Good visibility in Panama and Malpelo, weak currents Weather: Mostly sunny, sometimes windy Crossings: At first very rough, later calmer on the way to Malpelo, nearly always under sails on the way back Highlights: Schooling Hammerheads every day, many close Silky Shark encounters, Dolphins, some Mantas read more →

Malpelo and Panama October 15 – 29

October 15 – 29 2005 Dive Conditions: Below average vis in Panama, good visibility in Malpelo, weak currents Weather: Lots of rain, first 3 days in Malpelo first moderate winds, later rougher Crossings: Rough voyage to Malpelo, some nice sailing on the way back Highlights: Schooling Hammerheads every day, many close Silky Shark encounters, Hammerheads.. read more →

Malpelo August 15 – 26

August 15 – 26 2005 Dive Conditions: Good visibility and average currents Weather: Mostly calm, rains often in the evenings Crossings: Journey to Malpelo on flat sea with full moon, variable winds out of different directions on the way back, some sailing Highlights: 4 big Whalesharks, various big Mantas, schooling hammerheads every day, school of.. read more →

Malpelo July 25 – August 5

July 25 – August 5 Dive Conditions: Good visibility and average currents Weather: Lots of rain in the beginning, later sunnier, moderate winds Crossings: Rough voyage to Malpelo, 200 miles non stop sailing on the way back Highlights: Hammerheads chasing big eye jacks, schooling Hammerheads every day and many Galapagos Sharks read more →

Malpelo July 9 – 20

Dive Conditions: Good visibility and average currents Weather: Mostly rough, windy and sunny Crossings: Rough journey to Malpelo, 24 hours non stop sailing on the way back Highlights: Whaleshark in Mapelo, huge school of Eagle Rays, big Galpagaos Shark, schooling Hammerheads every day, nice Silky Shark encounters read more →

Malpelo and Panama plus Guardian Bank Survey

April 10 – 27 Dive Conditions: Below average visibility in Panama waters, good visibility and fantastic diving in Malpelo Weather: Mostly sunny Crossings: Calm during Guardian Bank search, a bit choppy on the way to Malpelo, calm on the way back Highlights: Encounter with giant Sandtiger Shark, always lots of Hammerheads in Malpelo, various big.. read more →