Salzgittersee

Salzgittersee is a beautiful lake with a lot of vegetation and many fish. No entrance fee and no parking fees. For diving you have to walk from the parking lot. At the dive site there is a platform for exercises. The lake is up to 16 m deep in some places.

The lake is beautifully guarded, in summer there are many fish of all kinds. Also, many mussels and crabs are in the lake.

Level

Level

  • Beginner
  • Advanced
Body of Water

Body of Water

  • Artificial
Visibility

Visibility

  • 3 m
Current

Current

  • Light Current
  • No Current
DIVE TYPES

DIVE TYPES

  • Night Dive
  • Snorkeling
  • Wall/Drop Off
  • Wreck Dive
  • Quarry
  • Lake

Temperature & Visibility

Dives

Wildlife Diversity

Affiliated Training Center

Dive sites nearby

Old gravel pit with visibility between 2 and 4 meters. Access only via Jens Haak DivingSchool. Lake is privately owned. Low fish population and hardly any underwater plants.

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Sundhäuser See, Nordhausen

There is a dive center on the lake with everything you need for diving. Four nice entrances spread around the lake. Several training platforms at different depths. Four wrecks spread around the lake and a sunken village with houses, church, chapel, and cemetery can be dived through.

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Forellensee

From the entrance of the gravel pit, there are three training platforms at 6 m, 9 m and 15 m, within a radius of 100 m, all connected by guidelines. The maximum depth here is 17 m. When diving further out, depths of up to 28 m are possible. The visibility is between 5 and 15 m.

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There are many entrances for divers at Möwen-See. The lake almost always offers very good visibility. The topography underwater is very mountainous so always dive with a compass. The lake has little vegetation. The lake is about about 45 m deep.

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Ebendorf Quarry

The Ebendorf quarry is located directly at the entrance to Ebendorf, coming from the B189. Until 1914 it was an open-cast mining operation. Today the quarry on Barleber Chaussee is 110 m long, 80 m wide, and the water 22 m deep. The entrance is quite easy. There is a staircase and a footbridge.

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The Jersleber Lake (approx. 35ha) is located in the immediate vicinity of Jersleben (Saxony Anhalt). This dive site is well suited for beginners. Larger towns nearby are Magdeburg and Wolmirstedt. At the lake, there is a camping site and restaurant. You can dive directly from the sandy beach. Paid parking lots are available.

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North of Magdeburg is Barleber Lake. Its area is about 103 ha. with a maximum depth of 11m, an average depth of 6.7m, and visibility up to 7m.

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Tauchbasis Pretzien Steinbruchsee

The quarry lake is made up of three former quarries (Quarry Lake, Blue Lake, Deep Lake), which are now connected by the increased water level.

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This dive site is an accessible quarry lake, which can be reached easily and safely by stairs. The water consists of three former quarries (“Steinbruchsee,“ “Blauer See,“ and “Tiefer See“).

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The entrance is on the camping site "Am Waldsee". The entrance is at a small sandy beach. From 7 m depth you will find gravel walls.

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