View Full Version : Snorkeling with a dive knife

08-31-2010, 06:38 AM
Anyone know if there are areas where bringing a pocket knife is not allowed in snorkeling areas near the shore or on dive cruises?

The Publisher
08-31-2010, 12:36 PM
Never heard of any prohibition, although I am not sure of the need

08-31-2010, 03:19 PM
Well just in case I get tangled for whatever reason. Sort of a just in case as I'll be in Maui. I heard a rumor from a friend that some places they don't allow you to carry a knife.

The Publisher
08-31-2010, 05:08 PM
If they actually state you can't have a dive knife, and entanglement is your worry, then Deep Outdoors (http://www.deepoutdoors.com) makes a slick line cutter:


08-31-2010, 05:53 PM
Thanks! Great idea.