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A great site to wreck dive!

The Hilma Hooker is a great wreck diving site on Bonaire. Entry can be a little difficult, but... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Barrett J
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Huntingtown, Maryland
Largest of Recreational Depth Wreck Dives

Straight forward shore entry, can surface swim to bouys for decent or submerge earlier and enjoy... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2017
CzGw
,
Woodbridge, Virginia
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  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
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“wreck dive” (35 reviews)
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Hilma Hooker is a great wreck diving site on Bonaire. Entry can be a little difficult, but further left (near the entry exit rock) worked best for us. When you swim through the cargo bay, keep an eye out for spiny lobsters as well....More

Thank Barrett J
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Straight forward shore entry, can surface swim to bouys for decent or submerge earlier and enjoy following the wall down. Easy dive, little to no current, with a field of grass eels on the far side of the wreck, though it's slopes from 100 ft...More

Thank CzGw
Reviewed 1 October 2017

This is a great dive on a wreck. Max depth is 100 feet to the sand and the wreck is on it its side. The holds are all open so you go inside but there are some tight spots you will won't to stay out...More

Thank James C
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Swim one of the marker buoys and descend on the line. Shore entry is very easy, surface swim isn't challenging. Max depth on this wreck will tend to be 90ish feet or so, though the guides say that the mast is in 120'. Nice big...More

1  Thank bobjones777877
Reviewed 24 April 2017

You will want to dive this wreak in Bonaire. It goes from 60 feet to 101 feet and is usually surrounded with large fish. It a large haul and the story around it is pretty cool. The story is it was full of pot and...More

1  Thank Kevin A
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Large fish, nice and different... a must see if you go diving in bonaire.... bring a torch!! I recommend it

Thank Rodrigo S
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

This is an easy shore dive short swim and the wreck is right there she is on her side and not really an option to penetrate lots of sea life around

Thank Jim H
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Had an amazing dive here with Tropical Divers as part of my SSI DPV course. It was a lot of fun zipping around the wreck with the diver propulsion vehicle. I'll be back in Bonaire in July and will be visiting this wreck again a...More

Thank shauny2k3
Reviewed 24 February 2017

This dive site can be done by boat or shore. From shore you can make a short surface swim until the reef starts to drop into deeper water. The wreck is located between two markers indicating the bow and stern of the wreck. The wreck...More

1  Thank Dean W
Reviewed 11 February 2017

This is a very interesting and fun dive site. Can't beat the visibility or water temperature in Bonaire waters.

1  Thank Tom1224
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