Vancouver Dive Sites

Dive locations can be difficult to determine if you don’t know the right people. We wanted to compile a list of dive spots and some information about each spot so people are able easily find great dive locations! We are constantly exploring and adding to this list, so check back!

Whytecliff Park

Whytecliff Park is one of the most popular dive sites near Vancouver. It is an easily accessible shore dive location with ample parking (though it does get busy in the summer) and dives for beginners to pros. You’ll find a lot of scuba courses happening here due to it’s closed in bay which makes it easier for new diver. 

Whytecliff is a protected marine park that boasts a lot of amazing sea life. Harbor seals are spotted regularly. King crabs, octopus, squid, lingcod, sea stars, wolf eels, nudibranchs, and rockfish are only some of the amazing creatures you can find year round. Dogfish are spotted regularly in the summer months. White sided dolphins, orcas, and six gill sharks have also been spotted in the area on occasion!