Shop Newsletter April

Shop Newsletter April

WELCOME TO SPRING!
Now that we have sprung forward with longer daylight, let’s plan to have some fun!
We have 2 sold out groups headed to St. Lucia in April. (A quick report when we get back in our next issue.)
SALEM SCUBA IS NOW A SCUBA PRO DEALER!
It’s true. Scuba Pro offers some of the highest quality scuba gear on the market.
Come on in and check it all out!
Welcome to,
Warm Water Cove…
Stop by and check out Scuba Pro’s Evertech Dry Suit, their Nova Scotia Semi, the new Galileo HUD, some of their different BCDs, their Seawing Nova fins, and much more!
CLASSES / DIVER EDUCATION
To start any of our classes, click link: https://www.padi.com/courses?irra=473
IDC / INSTRUCTOR CLASS
For those interested in becoming a Scuba Instructor, we will be holding a PADI IDC at the shop, July 22 – Aug. 3, 2022.
Click banner below for additional details.
PADI IDC (Instructor Development Course)
LOCAL DIVES
2022 YELLOW HOUSE DATES:
April: 22-24
May: 20-22
June: 24-26
Call Charline, 503.588.3483, to reserve your spot!
TROPICAL TRIPS:
FOR SCUBA, SNORKELING and / or BEACH BUMS.
(Click on most photos below for a link.)
BELIZE !
At the wonderful Blackbirds Caye Resort!
June 18-25, 2022
32 of us went there August 2021 and had an amazing time.
The rooms, diving, food, staff…all great!
(They asked us what they could do to improve… and all we could think of was to add a little spa / massages)
Beautiful Caribbean dives (and short boat rides), lots of marine life great & small.
FANTASTIC trips for snorkelers too!
So, we’re going back! And you should get in on this!
Contact Blake@SalemScuba.com for all the info and/or to get your name on the initial interest list.
(Space is limited and we are almost full again!)
UPDATE!: We need deposits in before March 31!
Text Blake at 503-510-1138 right away
All photos below have a clickable link to their website.
The main info is in the next photo below:
The only day the boat ride is long, is the special trip to Half Moon Caye (even in-between dives is great)
And the dives are wonderful!
And an option to do a 3rd dive there or at the Blue Hole.
Snorkelers!
You get your own boats each day and an amazing personal guide.
And it’s all very close by!
Yes, all the snorkelers got to see dolphins last trip!
NEW! We’re going to dive a wreck that was sunk right after we left. Click on photo above or—> https://www.blackbirdresort.com/witconcrete-wreck
NEW TRIP!
PHILIPPINES
Sept. 17-24 and / or Sept. 24 – Oct. 1, 2022.
Also, the 2nd week, is a Reef Restoration Project!
Week # 1: Puerta Galera Sept. 17-24, 2022
$2,300.00
Includes:
1) Airport transfers
2) Full Breakfast & chef prepared 3 course lunch & dinners
3) Unlimited Scheduled boat diving (up to 4 day dives & 1 night dive daily)
4) Unlimited internet access.
Not Including:
1) Airfare to/from Manila (airport code MNL)
2) Marine Park Fees
3) Rental equipment
4) Land tours
5) Dawn dives
6) Nitrox (optional discount 189.00, if ordered in advance or 265.00 at the resort per week)
Week # 2: Dumaguete Sept. 24 – Oct. 1, 2022
$2,750.00
Note: This week is also a reef restoration trip!
** If you want to go both weeks, it’s $5,050.00.
Includes & not includes are the same as week # 1 trip
A $500.00 per person, per week deposit is due by March 31, 2022
Notes: No single rooms available
Contact Charline@SalemScuba.com or Dea@SalemScuba.com or call the shop at 503-588-3483.
NEW RESORT!
Casa Del Mar Cozumel
Oct. 22-29, 2022
TRIP PRICING
Standard Basic Room:
1,200.00 per diver, double occupancy
800.00 non diver double occupancy
1,575.00 for a single occupancy
Includes:
1) Breakfast, Lunch AND Dinner
2) Non Alcoholic Beverages (like sodas & juice)
3) Domestic Drinks (beer, rum, vodka & of course tequila)
Note: Drinking & Diving do NOT mix. No diving for the day after even 1 drink.
4) Seven Nights Accommodations
5) Two Tank Boat Dives per day, for 5 days
6) Unlimited Shore Diving
7) Tanks & Weights for all boat & shore diving
7) 19% Mexican Hotel taxes & additional resort fees
Does Not Include:
1) Airfare to / from Cozumel (CZM)
2) Nitrox
3) Additional Gear Rental
4) Federal Marine Park Fee
5) Taxi to / from the Airport in Cozumel
Room Upgrades (weekly price)
Note: Upgrades on a first come, first serve, based on when deposits received.
Superior + 85.00
Ocean View + 125.00
Deluxe Cabana + 345.00
We have a lot going already!
So, secure your spots and join us on this super fun trip.
Just a 500.00 per person deposit…and your in!
If you are interested or have any questions, please contact Dea@SalemScuba.com or Charline@salemscuba.com or, call the shop at 503-588-3483 (d-i-v-e).
Check out: https://diving.casadelmarcozumel.com/https://diving.casadelmarcozumel.com/
NEW TRIP!
PALAU SIREN LIVE ABOARD
Yes, Palau is finally open again. And we immediately jumped on some of the very few spaces left aboard!
WHEN: Jan. 9-16, 2023
WHERE: Palau Republic
WHAT: https://masterliveaboards.com/boats/palau-siren/
COST: 3,850.00 per person double Occup.
Only 16 spots available and, at this point in time, we only have 2 spots remaining.
A 1,000.00 deposit before July 1, 2022 will claim your spot.
(First come, first serve.)
INCLUDES:
1) Full 7 Nights Accommodations
2) Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Daily
3) Soft Drinks & Snacks
4) All Diving Including Tank Fills & Weights
5) Nitrox
6) Round trip Transfers to/from local hotel or Koror Airport
Not Included: 200.00 mandatory Marine Park fee (pay on the boat or add 200.00 to your trip cost & we’ll take care of it for you), gear rental, alcohol & covid testing (if still needed by Jan. 2023).
Also, not included, will be the optional 3 night add-on at a local Palau Hotel TBA. (We will not have those rates until mid 2022 as the hotels will not release their 2023 rates until then.)
Mesmerizing Jelly Fish Lake. No place on Earth like it!
Rare Alligator fish and Giant Clams thrive in Palau!
Blue Corner / Hook Diving. Truly some of the best dives in the world.
Even snorkeling between dives is amazing there.
To sign up on the Palau initial interest list, or if you have any questions, contact Dea@SalemScuba.com or Charline@SalemScuba.com
They can also send lots of detailed info. Just ask!
THERE ARE ONLY 16 SPACES ON BOARD! FIRST COME FIRST SERVE!
RAJA AMPAT – MISOOL RESORT 2026
We will have more details soon. But this is a expensive, yet amazing trip of lifetime!…So, save those pennies now.
Salem Scuba D.E.A., Inc.
503-588-3483 (Spells dive)
Hours:
Sunday: Closed
Monday: Closed
Tuesday: Open 10-6
Wednesday: Closed
Thursday: Open 10-6
Friday: Open 10-6
Saturday: Open 10-4
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Lots of photos and more…