In-depth analysis and 3D models of 21 dive and snorkel sites, including the famous Carlisle Bay area. Six surf sites and 89 species documented. 184 pages in length.
Published: January 15, 2019.
The Reef Smart Guides Dive, Snorkel and Surf travel series is ideal for fans of Lonely Planet, who are looking for information about the diving, snorkeling and surfing opportunities for a specific destination. Most travel guides stop at the water’s edge and therefore leave out some of the most engaging environments a travel destination might have to offer.
Reef Smart Guides is the definitive resource for travelers and locals who like to explore the aquatic environment, particularly SCUBA divers, snorkelers and surfers. With the help of our unique 3D-modelling technology, we have produced detailed, photo-realistic maps of the underwater environment, packed with vital information such as access points, depths, currents, waves, suggested routes, notable features and potential hazards. Each guide also contains a detailed species section at the back of the book that includes information on approximately 100 different species, specific to that particular region.
Collectively, the information in our guidebooks represents an indispensable resource that divers and snorkelers can use to make the most of their time in the water as they explore sites in a safe and environmentally responsible way. Make sure to pack these guidebooks with the rest of your gear – don’t go diving without them!
Reef Smart Guides are available online from Amazon and at many major book retailers across North America and Europe, including Barnes & Noble, Books-A-Million, IndieBound, Indigo and Chapters, Target, Walmart, Book & Books and Waterstones. They are also available at on-island dive operators and book retailers. If one of our guidebooks has helped improve your dive or snorkel trip, please leave an online review withAmazon. It really helps spread the word!
You can download a sample of our guidebooks here.
These are the locations currently available in the Reef Smart Guides Dive, Snorkel and Surf series, in alphabetical order:
Descriptions of 245 unique dive and snorkel sites, including detailed 3D models of 47 of the most popular sites, including the Kittiwake, Babylon, Devil’s Grotto, Doc Poulson, Snapper Hole, The Maze and many more. 105 species documented. 328 pages in length.
Published in October 2020. Currently available for pre-order.
In-depth analysis and 3D models of 40 dive and snorkel sites, including five wreck treks. Modelled sites include the world-famous Blue Heron Bridge, the MV Castor and the lengthy Mizpah Corridor. Six surf sites and 107 species documented. 288 pages in length.
Published: October 15, 2019.