The Tower

The dive site is accessed by the stairs down to the small park area which includes a bench. Entry and Exit is via the small beach. Once you enter the water it you head southwest you can locate 4 intake pipes. The Southernmost one runs to the Tower. Divers can follow each of the 4 pipes for navigation.

Most of the wildlife and grasses are located along the pipes or at the Tower. You will see bass, carp, pike, as well as bluegill.

Niveau

Niveau

  • Débutant
Visibilité

Visibilité

  • 7 m
Courant

Courant

  • Courant modéré
  • Pas de courant
TYPES DE PLONGEE

TYPES DE PLONGEE

  • Lac

Température & Visibilité

Plongées

Biodiversité

SITES DE PLONGÉE À PROXIMITÉ

The site is named for the hotel that once stood next door. The site has 3 water pipes that come from the shore. The first two meet at 60 feet of depth at the collector. The northern most also goes out to 60 feet. Dive Flag is required, and the entry can be tricky because of the rocky entry.

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Atlantic Quarry - Kelp Forest

Located at Schildberg Rock Quarry this private quarry has been a popular dive site with dives for over 20 years. The “Kelp“ is fresh water grasses that grow from depths of ~20 feet and are 5-15 feet tall. The site starts to the left of the entry road and follows the shore almost all the way to the north side.

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Atlantic Quarry - Rock Wall

Située à Schildberg Rock Quarry, cette carrière privée est un site de plongée populaire depuis plus de 20 ans. Le Rock Wall est l'un des deux sites de plongée de cet endroit. Le mur de roche longe le côté sud de la carrière et commence dans 6-8 pieds d'eau et descend à 30-40 pieds.

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Turkey Ridge est une carrière de fond rocheux près de Janesville, Iowa. Elle appartient au comté et vous devez avoir une autorisation (obtenue par la signature d'une renonciation et un don à l'entretien de la carrière) pour utiliser ce site. On y trouve également une plate-forme d'entraînement, un tube de nage, une statue engloutie et quelques autres points d'intérêt.

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War Axe State Recreational Area

War Axe State Recreation Area. La profondeur maximale est de 25 pieds et est idéale pour les débutants, mais aussi pour les plongeurs expérimentés. Les attractions comprennent une statue, des bateaux coulés, des plateformes. La vie aquatique comprend l'achigan, le crapet, le poisson-chat, le doré jaune et les tortues.

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Face of Oahe Dam

Diving the Face of Oahe Dam is easily accessed from shore on either the est or east side public access or from a boat. There are two boat ramps in the area, one located at west shore and one located at Corp Bay.

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Billy Goats Jump Wreck Site

Wreck Dive - There are 4 boats that are in this are that have been sunk by the local dive shop as artificial reef and training areas. They have markers attached to them during the summer months.

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Spring Creek drop off ledge

This site offers a ledge that drops off into the original old river bottom provides excellent spear fishing along with normally clear water. Dive site is also next to a marina with a resturaunt.

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The Bowl - Spring Creek

This dive site sits on a long gravel point with a deep bowl located on the inside edge of the point. The location offers a protected are to anchor boats and a large number of game fish in the area.

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Boulder Haven Plum Creek

This site is a long point that offers areas of large boulders. There is abundant fish in the area and its sandy bottom helps keep the water clean on calm days.

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