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Monster wreck, not for beginners

We've dove in about 11 countries including plenty of dives on many different wrecks and the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dallas, Texas
Best Dive ever!

This is the second largest ship wreck you can find. It's about 103' to the wreck and it's so big on... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Gerald B
Ingleside, Illinois
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We've dove in about 11 countries including plenty of dives on many different wrecks and the Vandenberg sticks out in my mind for multiple reasons. First is its' sheer size - descending on her bow feels like arriving at the front of the Titanic. What...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the second largest ship wreck you can find. It's about 103' to the wreck and it's so big on it's side to the bottom is about 160'. Someone as a joke put a Duval Street sign on the wreck, funny. Well worth the...More

Thank Gerald B
Reviewed August 29, 2018

Years ago the Vandenberg was open for diving into the vessel. Great experience, scarry to some degree, but an experience. Now it is closed but the location and surronding area are beautiful. If you dive take a trip out and enjoy the sights.

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Reviewed August 27, 2018

A very interesting wreck dive, the ship is huge. As mentioned definitely not for beginners & fairly deep. The currents can also be quite strong but overall well worth a nosey.

Thank jimb074
Reviewed July 24, 2018

We were fishing right over the top of this wreck. What a great artificial reef for fishing. We actually lost a big fish while there.

Thank Tony F
Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

I was visiting Key West a week ago and hooked up with Captain's Corner Dive Shop. I had booked my trip a couple months in advance and found Captain Corners dive shop on the internet. The first two morning Dives were on the Vandenberg. I...More

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Reviewed June 26, 2018

Weather and currents stopped our first two attempts, but the third time was the charm. Visibility was good and had abundant sea-life. Moderate+ for skill level

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Reviewed June 21, 2018

Since this wreck is so deep, in 2 short dives to 100' you can't even see 1/2 the ship. It would take multiple days/dies to see all 520 feet of the ship. There are some dive through where you can see the light at the...More

1  Thank 1LadyKathy
Reviewed June 18, 2018

It's a good wreck, but visibility is extremely variable. It's worth the money to not have to find your way off the wreck in bad viz and heavy current. Also, it'd be worth it to request Nitrox for the dives if you're certified.

Thank AnonDiver
Reviewed June 13, 2018

If you are in Key West, this is a must dive for any diver with a few dives under their belt. The wreck dive is the second largest man made artificial reef wreck in the world. This is an advanced open water dive, so beware,...More

1  Thank eselgas
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Southpoint Divers and Captain's Corner are two of the best dive outfitters. These SCUBA outfitters are the two I recommend to friends and family visiting.