24. El Bajo Gardner

El Bajo Gardner dive site map Galapagos Islands

Location Details

Located on the Northeast side of Gardner Islet in Española (Hood), “El Bajo” (meaning shallow water) is a good place to observe the peackock flounder, schooling fish, rays and red lipped batfish. Encounters with pelagics are also common. Depth ranges from 6 – 24 meters (20 – 80 feet) and visibility usually is about 10 – 20 meter (30 – 60 feet). Current is moderate to strong and surge heavy in the shallower areas.

24. “El Bajo” Gardner