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Iowa Local Scuba Diving Information
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mhdiver - Jun 10
The "closure" noted a couple years ago was not aimed at divers. The fence was put up to combat vandalism of the equipment at the site. I have had recent conversation with the owner and now the water is available and the gate can be opened with just a...
mhdiver - Jun 10
Rating Added: 3 Pretty good for midwest muck diving. Very friendly fish. Visibility is highly subject to recent rains and high winds. Have see anywhere from 2-25 feet....
nomad-diver - Sep 4, 15
Dove here several times with Underwater World Scuba, courtesy of Don Stanger, a diver’s diver. Viz is decent for a quarry, 10-30’ on good days, darker but better as you go deeper. Most of the divers are trainees and hang out near the dock. Go left fr...
nomad-diver - Sep 4, 15
Dove here several times with the Greater Omaha Scuba Club (GO Scuba - go-scuba.net/), 2011-2014. DiVentures (Omaha) and some Iowa dive shops use it for training. Viz is mediocre, 10-20 feet on a good day. Entry is a sand and stone ramp. Go to the lef...
nomad-diver - Sep 4, 15
Dove here between 2011-2014 with Blue Water Divers, Arnold’s Park. Blue Water runs a pontoon boat rigged for diving - good dive shop, very friendly people and good dive masters. Not much to see down there: lots of lake fish and some artifacts - pipel...
scubaboy - Jun 6, 15
Rating Added: 2 Not great, but not bad...and quite a bit better than some I’ve dived. I’ve used Big Blue for training, and OW Cert dives. It’s cold (isn’t all freshwater cold?), but not horribly so at the right time of the year (mid-late summer, earl...