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Great deep Wrexck Dive

Amazing site! Upright shipwreck. Deck is at about 90 feet. Sand is about 120 t0o 130 feet. Not... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2018
W1471GEmichaelh
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Key Largo, Florida
Very cool dive location!

I went diving at the Duane wreck today with Rainbow Reef Dive Center. This was a really cool dive... read more

Reviewed June 18, 2018
John B
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Beverly Hills, Florida
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The 329-foot Coast Guard cutter Duane was sunk in 1987 to create an "artificial reef," which was specially prepared for advanced divers with clear, open hatchways and open rooms to explore.
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Reviewed July 9, 2018

Amazing site! Upright shipwreck. Deck is at about 90 feet. Sand is about 120 t0o 130 feet. Not for novices. Currents can be ripping. Beautiful site. excellent visibility.

Thank W1471GEmichaelh
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

I went diving at the Duane wreck today with Rainbow Reef Dive Center. This was a really cool dive. It is for advanced Open Water divers. We drop down to about a 115 feet. We saw several moray eels, a couple goliath grouper and an...More

1  Thank John B
Reviewed May 11, 2018

The Duane is a good wreck to visit, but it wasn't as good as the Spiegel Grove in my humble opinion. I got to do both and was glad I got to see them both, but if I could only do one, I'd do the...More

Thank Norman H
Reviewed January 19, 2018

This is an attractive wreck but you need to be experienced or accompanied by an experienced diver or dive master for your safety.

Thank Gerry W
Reviewed December 12, 2017

Great Wreck dive. Lot's of marine life. I have seen Bull Sharks and Goliath Grouper on this wreck multiple times.

1  Thank paul k
Reviewed September 6, 2017

I have not dived this wreck often but enjoy it when I do. Nice wreck, excellent fish life. Easy to navigate.

Thank harmsenom
Reviewed August 7, 2017

The day we dove with Rainbow Reef there were very strong currents. So dives ended up being a hand over hand on the granny line to the down line - hand over hand on the down line to the deck - float through the current...More

1  Thank kdbauder
Reviewed July 15, 2017

I dive this site whenever I'm in Key Largo. Easy to navigate with plenty of fish and occasionally some big and notable ones.

Thank MaxwaxS
Reviewed June 30, 2017

Great area to dive with experience divers The wreck was tremendous and the people at Horizon Divers were a great added help on the dive. The whole day was great for the dive and ability level was medium to experienced.

Thank ScubaInstructor26693
Reviewed June 11, 2017

My favorite wreck in Largo- not a ton of bottom time on air due to depth. Nitrox or re-breather helpful. Take a look at a slate to gain an understanding of how wreck sits ect. before the dive. Highly recommend.

Thank alohahawaiimahalo
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