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Alabama Blue Water Park (Pelham Quarry) - Pelham AL


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Alabama Blue Water Park (Pelham Quarry) is a shore accessible fresh water dive site, located at 100 Industrial Park Drive, Pelham, AL 35124. This dive site has an average rating of 3.82 out of 5 from 60 scuba divers. The maximum depth is 131-140ft/40-43m. The average visibility is 36-40ft/11-12m. This dive site provides bathrooms and airfills. Training platforms are available.

26 Acre Water-filled Limestone Quarry

Underwater Dive Sites: School bus (swim thru), Decks at 4 1/2’, 10’, 15’, 20’ and 30’, Sailboat with full sails, “Flipper the Dolphin”, Steel Boxes (swim thru), 7 Concrete tubes (swim thru), Lots of cars, boats, 2 fire trucks, and much more!

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Dive shop with excellent & name brand equipment, Gear Set-up tables with umbrellas, 4 entry decks, boat simulator, Men & Women Changing/Restrooms, & heated outdoor shower.

Diving Depths from 4 feet to 140 feet.

Visibility: Usually more than 25 feet (7.5 m) in the summer, and in the cooler months it ranges from 50 to 100 feet (15 to 30 m).

Water temperature: During the warmer months (mid-June through mid-September) the surface temperature is approximately 86 degrees Fahrenheit. The bottom temperature always ranges from 52 F to 54 F , with two or three thermoclines, depending on time of year.

Aquatic life: bass, sunfish, catfish, brim, bluegill, Japanese coy, carp, rainbow trout, turtles.

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Comments

Seeyouthere - 6/22/2019 4:18 PM
Looking to make a dive here need a buddy
JoeinFlorence1 - 5/01/2018 3:32 PM
I would like to dive here; need a buddy. Let me know if your are interested. I can go anytime.
TheGuyWhoDives - 7/26/2016 10:21 AM
I went here to dive on July 2, 2016. Average viz: 10-20ft. Water temperature: 75-80 degrees F. Great place for beginner divers like myself who is just getting into the sport.
opelika294 - 4/07/2016 10:07 AM
I went scuba diving here on 4/2/2016. Average viz: 5-10ft/2-3m. Water temp: 56-60°F/13-16°C.
opelika294 - 11/05/2015 9:16 AM
I went scuba diving here on 11/4/2015. Average viz: 26-30ft/8-9m. Water temp: 71-75°F/22-24°C.
Catfish, Bass, and Freshwater Jellyfish were very active for this time of year.
billsoccer - 6/29/2015 9:04 PM
was there Sat-Sun, 6/27-6/28. Decent viz if you got in early or got away from the students! Fish on platforms will swarm you if you feed them, so perhaps we should back away from that for a while!
opelika294 - 6/25/2015 6:12 AM
I went scuba diving here on 6/19/2015. Average viz: 26-30ft/8-9m. Water temp: Over 85°F/29°C.
opelika294 - 9/08/2014 8:15 AM
I went scuba diving here on 9/7/2014. Average viz: 31-35ft/9-11m. Water temp: Over 85°F/29°C.
Nitediver - 8/19/2014 11:18 AM
Looking to dive here Thursday Aug 21. If you are available, let me know!
opelika294 - 8/18/2014 6:38 AM
I went scuba diving here on 8/16/2014. Average viz: 21-25ft/6-8m. Water temp: Over 85°F/29°C.
Gapony - 8/08/2014 10:19 AM
I would like to dive this on august 16 anybody wanna be a dive buddy:)
opelika294 - 7/14/2014 5:11 AM
I went scuba diving here on 7/13/2014. Average viz: 16-20ft/5-6m. Water temp: Over 85°F/29°C.
Water is still murky with limited visability about 15 feet.
Belizeit - 6/23/2014 3:25 PM
Rating Added: 4
Good place to go dive for a dive. Has a good dive shop, restrooms, and water access.
MolonLabe - 3/28/2014 6:58 AM
Rating Added: 3
Was a fun dive with several good friends.
Rog2 - 1/10/2014 7:34 AM
Rating Added: 4
Great for training. Did my checkout dive here.
rumbubbas - 11/25/2013 6:24 PM
Rating Added: 4
Had a lot of fun diving here!
wrk2dive - 11/11/2013 2:23 PM
I went scuba diving here on 11/10/2013. Average viz: 36-40ft/11-12m. Water temp: 50-55°F/10-13°C.
wrk2dive - 11/11/2013 2:21 PM
I went scuba diving here on 11/9/2013. Average viz: 26-30ft/8-9m. Water temp: 66-70°F/19-21°C.
wrk2dive - 11/05/2013 12:57 AM
I went scuba diving here on 8/29/2013. Average viz: 26-30ft/8-9m. Water temp: 76-80°F/24-27°C.
wrk2dive - 11/05/2013 12:55 AM
I went scuba diving here on 8/28/2013. Average viz: 21-25ft/6-8m. Water temp: 76-80°F/24-27°C.