Aug 17 - 18 Parry Sound
Quick Info

Parry Sound

Date: August 17-18

Number of Divers: 12

Number of Dives: 4

Open Spots as of July 10, 2019: 6

Cost: Divemasters $110.00; Divers $210

Diver Rating: A

DM: Darrell G

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The charter is the Georgian Explorer, owned by Steve Wallace who was a guest speaker at the February, 2018 GM. It is a 60 foot boat fromerly owned by the Canadian Navy. Steve's goal is to equip the boat to accommodate overnight tours of Georgian Bay and Lake Huron. Steve will provide coffee, donuts & fruit on arrival , a hot lunch and cold drinks provided throughout day.


This boat dive is an excellent opportunity for new and experienced divers. Max depth is about 55 feet and water temp is about 72-74F. Air fills will be at Divers Nook, 55 Bowes Street, Parry Sound, ON P2A 2L4.

Wrecks include Seattle ( ), Midland, Atlantic and Linda McLeod.

Directions: Merge onto Trans-Canada Hwy/ON-400 N. Take exit 241 for Ontario 559W. Continue onto ON-559W, 8.9 km. Turn left to stay on ON-559 W, 5.1 km. Follow Snug Harbour Rd to your destination, 4.9 km

Accommodations: One of our members stayed at this cabin through Air BNB last year and has high praise. It's a minimum 2 night stay.

There is closer camping near the marina at Kilbear Provincial Park - A 2 night stay would be $83.00. You can reserve any site at all Ontario Provincial Parks 5 months in advance of your date of arrival. 

Restaurant: Gilly's Snug Harbour Restaurant & Marine, 138 Snug Harbour Road, Carling, ON P0G 1G0, Canada

Pictures: 10 divers aboard the Georgian Explorer enjoying lunch.