Welcome to the Cave Diver's Forum - Cave Diving Resource.
  • The Cave Diver's Forum Main Page RSS Feed



    Looking at sunset in the Devil's Ear at Ginnie Springs January 31st, 2015, Photo by Tom Johnson/tj

    The purpose of the Cave Diver's Forum is to provide a place on the internet for civil discussions of anything cave diving related. This site is not a place to learn how to cavern or cave dive. This site contains plenty of comments, stories, reports, and opinions. Be careful, responsible, and mature, both in your posts and how you use anything you read here. Moderators do not monitor the accuracy of the content of threads posted here, and the opinions posted herein are personal opinions, and as such can be misleading and/or inaccurate. Entry into any overhead environment without proper training and equipment can get you killed.

    New to diving and not yet cavern or cave certified? Watch this short movie if so. It might save a life; yours!
    "A Deceptively Easy Way to Die"

    Opinions expressed on this forum are not necessarily those of the sponsors.




    REACT 2014, Luraville, Florida, 25 October 2014



    NSS CDS 2013 Workshop in Crawfordville, Florida, 24-26 May 2013



    Social and Galaxy Dive at Ginnie Springs, 31 Dec 2012 & 1 Jan 2013



    Social and Galaxy Dive at Ginnie Springs, 31 Dec 2011 & 1 Jan 2012


    Pictures of the Galaxy Dive Social at Ginnie Springs, 31 Dec 2010 & 1 Jan 2011


    Pictures of the Social at Manatee Springs, August 2010




    Social 4 July 2009 in Luraville, FL


    CDF social gathering of cave divers at Luraville, FL on 4 July, 2009


    Pictures of the NSS CDS Workshop, May 2008


    Pictures of the NACD Seminar, November 2007





    Join us on Twitter

  • Recent Forum Posts

    pxh100

    Dan Safety Stop

    Caves and open water are very different environments.


    Sent from my iPad using Tapatalk

    pxh100 03-29-2015 11:25 PM Go to last post
    Lefty17

    Spring Cleaning

    Tank bands sold.

    Lefty17 03-29-2015 10:46 PM Go to last post
    Deep_Six

    Need a 2nd Video Light

    I have a Sola 1200 I no longer need. PM if interested.

    Deep_Six 03-29-2015 10:11 PM Go to last post
    Benthic

    Withlacoochie Springs

    You can dive Morgan, but you need to sign a waiver and pay a fee. Check in at Cave Excursions before proceeding to the site.

    Brian

    Benthic 03-29-2015 10:05 PM Go to last post
    Pav„o

    Buddies wanted 4/12 - 4/14

    Perfect.
    I will text you as it nears the date I'll be there, so we can plan the exact day/time.

    Pav„o 03-29-2015 09:53 PM Go to last post
    erdcphotoman

    Need a 2nd Video Light

    Looking for a 2nd Video Light to use with a GoPro. Currently I have 1 Ikelite Pro V-8 LED Video Lite.

    erdcphotoman 03-29-2015 09:42 PM Go to last post
    scottj

    Withlacoochie Springs

    I was scouting the With today for next weekend's paddling festival so I got to take a real close look at every spring.
    1. Madison looking good but greenish divers reported dusty but nice...

    scottj 03-29-2015 09:42 PM Go to last post
    erdcphotoman

    Buddies wanted 4/12 - 4/14

    I have dove from Catfish about a dozen times. Manatee is a high flow, dark walled, about 95' to start but a good dive. You can start later in State Parks since the new changes. On a Mon or Tue the...

    erdcphotoman 03-29-2015 09:36 PM Go to last post
    Lefty17

    Spring Cleaning

    P-Valve and 7ft hose are sold.

    Lefty17 03-29-2015 09:21 PM Go to last post
    WEPIV

    The old railroad bridge in the Suwannee River by Cow & Running Springs.

    12453

    Irvin's Ferry
    Before donating my grandfather's old historical papers and photos that he spent decades accumulating, I copied some of family importance as well as some pertaining to spring...

    WEPIV 03-29-2015 09:20 PM Go to last post
    Aotus

    Will this work?

    REALLY like your signature quote.

    Now with a drysuit, I don't feel the need to find a system with a dual bladder like I used to. I sometimes think I'd like one anyway so I have the freedom to...

    Aotus 03-29-2015 09:13 PM Go to last post
    Aotus

    Blue/Green lights and silt

    interesting to read these comments. especially from what appears to be a perspective with tactical experience (or just watching too many seal movies).

    Aotus 03-29-2015 09:09 PM Go to last post