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Local Diving: Payette Lake, Idaho

The perfect destination to practice the art of ice diving, Payette Lake's cold and clear waters are a must-dive experience.

An Unforgettable Dive: Eye-to-eye With a Magnificent Manta Ray

Scuba divers love to share their favorite tips and tales from dive trips. This column highlights some of those. Ocean conservationist and sanctuary superintendent Sarah Fangman recalls a close encounter with a giant manta ray that seemed as engaged with her as she was with it.

Key West, Florida Keys

Key West offers a perfect blend of adventure and relaxation for divers and non-divers alike.

Marathon, Florida Keys

Marathon, with its stunning underwater landscapes and a variety of on-land activities, is a destination that caters to both diving enthusiasts and those seeking a well-rounded Florida Keys experience.

Exploring the Wooden Wrecks in Lake Champlain

Lake Champlain's floor is replete with wooden vessels, acting as an unofficial record of the area’s commercial shipping history. Some say it’s even home to an ancient sea creature (think the Loch Ness Monster) named Champ.

Islamorada, Florida Keys

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast, a water sports lover, or someone seeking a relaxing beach vacation, Islamorada has something to offer.

Key Largo, Florida Keys

Key Largo offers a perfect blend of underwater adventures and on-land activities, making it a popular destination for divers, nature enthusiasts, and those seeking a tropical getaway.

Big Pine Key and Lower Keys, Fla.

The combination of underwater wonders and on-land attractions makes the Lower Keys a well-rounded destination for nature lovers and water enthusiasts alike.

Florida Keys

Divers are treated to a slice of paradise in “America’s Caribbean”