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Vandenberg Wreck

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Phone Number: 305-395-0880
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Interesting large ship to dive

Dived with Westpoint divers to this wreck. It is a prepared wreck so in safe for recreational divers. Depths range between 100feet to 140 feet. Water temperature was 30 deg c so... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 26, 2015
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Greymouth, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

Dived with Westpoint divers to this wreck. It is a prepared wreck so in safe for recreational divers. Depths range between 100feet to 140 feet. Water temperature was 30 deg c so wet suit is not essential however gloves and dive computer is recommended as it is a deep, open water dive. Various varities of fish can be seen

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Key West
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

The best wreck dive in the Lower Keys and in my opinion all of the keys. I dive it regularly and love it every time!

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Kandahar, Afghanistan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

Lots of swim thrus. This wreck is made for divers. Tons of openings and places to explore. Two dives barely got us half the wreck. And even that was quick. Plan on multiple dives and multiple days if u want to see it all.

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Batavia, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

This is a fantastic & sometimes (Depending on the current) a very challenging dive! Deck is at about 90-100 ' depth. really starting to get some growth. Will definitely return!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

Amazing dive with Captains Corner. We fed an octopus !!! The surface current can be strong, but once you passed 50 ft, you're good. I recommend to do it with a guide if you're not experienced of course. PADI certification is not an option.

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Boca Raton, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

Warm water, decent visibility, lots of safe swim throughs, sea life is abundant (octopus, grouper, reef fish, etc..)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

The Vandenberg Wreck was the site of 4 dives for us and we will be back for more. The ship is so vast that you need many many dives to explore it. We went out with Captains Quarters 2 days in a row and moored on the two most stern mounted mooring lines. We look forward to mooring more forward... More 

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

This was my first deep wreck dive and it did not disappoint. 2 tank dives on 7/29/15. Surface current pretty swift, but once we got down there, it was awe inspiring. Had a great guide named Adam from Captain's Corner. He was GREAT! Captain Greg was awesome, dive master Tony was wonderful and safety was a #1 priority. Felt very... More 

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Coral Springs, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

The Vandenberg Wreck is one of numerous wreck's found in the Florida gulf stream. I enjoyed the find mainly do to the findings. I love to look at historic artifact's.

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Jupiter, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

Dove on the Vandenberg with Southpoint Divers. The scale and nature of this wreck make it unlike any other I have been on and a must for those wishing to fill out their log book. It is massive and the radar dishes are very different. Before it was sunk, they did a good job removing the doors and windows allowing... More 

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