Trip Report and Photos
Beaches Resort - Turks and Caicos
May 2 - May 9, 2009

Story and Photos © Elaine Jobin, may not be reproduced in part or whole without advanced written permission. Thumbnails click to enlarge.

Pictures from Beaches Resort on Turks and Caicos. It was 'continuing education' so not much time to do anything but 'dive,dive,dive' when not in class. Resort was great with lots of pools and places to eat. Rooms were nice. All was good.

Pinnacle - Dive 1

Reef Shark

French Angelfish

Follow the Guide

Checking out the Reef

Sand Channels & Gorgonian

Sea Fans

Back to the Boat

 

Piranha - Dive 2

Synchronized Bubbles

Pillar Coral

Nassau Grouper

Green Moray Eel

Gorgonian

Gray Angelfish

Gray Angelfish

Frank says its time to Surface

Safety Stop

The Crack - Dive 3

School of Jacks

School of Jacks

School of Jacks

Reef

Reef

Sea Fan and Trumpetfish

Crabs Mating

Back to the Boat

 

The Aquarium- Dive 4

Yellowtail Snapper

Tim Palmer

Lionfish

Lionfish

Lionfish

Lionfish

Schoolmaster

Schoolmaster

Queen Parrotfish
Initial Phase

Divemaster/Instructor
 

Tuesday, May 5, 2009

The Amphitheater - Dive 5

Gorgonian

Frank

Nassau Grouper

Reef with Bushy Black Coral

Reef with Bushy Black Coral

Reef with Bushy Black Coral

Lionfish

Reef

Sponges

Reef

Divers

Barracuda

Barracuda

Barracuda

 

Thunderdome - Dive 6

Divers

Approaching the Tunderdome

Thunderdome

Thunderdome

Jane & Tim Palmer
at the Thunderdome

Diver
s at the Thunderdome

Wednesday, May 6. 2009

 

Football Field - Dive 7

 

Grouper Hole - Dive 8

Tiger Grouper

Yellowtail Snapper

 

Friday, May 8, 2009

Chimney - Dive 9

Reef

Sponge

Reef

Plate Coral and a Sponge

Reef

Reef

Hawksbill Turtle

Hawksbill Turtle

Hawksbill Turtle

Hawksbill Turtle

Hawksbill Turtle

Hawksbill Turtle

Hawksbill Turtle

Hawksbill Turtle

Judy Hodgins

Frank

Diver

Back to the Boat

 

Northwest Wall - Dive 10

Southern Stingray

Reef

Reef

Tiger Grouper at Cleaning Station

Reef

Reef and Snapper

Trumpetfish

Lori & Jim Clark

Frank

Lori Clark

Lori & Jim Clark

Jim Clark