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The Scuba Ranch at Clear Springs

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The Scuba Ranch, formerly known as Clear Springs Scuba Park, opened June 15, 2001. We came under new management at the begining of summer 2018, and lots of updates and upgrades have occured. We offer a 22 acre spring-fed lake that has one of the...more
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8131 County Road 346, Terrell, TX 75161-5567
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Reviewed October 1, 2018

This lake has multiple places to dive with interesting submerged objects to explore. The new owners have worked hard and made the entire area much nicer than it once was. Used to be cash only, but now they take credit cards. Their tank refill location...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Kendot52
thescubaranch, Owner at The Scuba Ranch at Clear Springs, responded to this reviewResponded October 30, 2018

Thank you so much for the great review! Yes, THE SCUBA RANCH at Clear Springs is under new managment and we've been working very hard at updating and upgrading the facility! Thank you so much for noticing! If you need to keep up with the...More

Reviewed May 30, 2018 via mobile

This was our 3rd time at CSSP and again everything was great. We’ve heard that it is undergoing a management and/or ownership change but if anything things have only improved. We’ve recently bought a ton of new gear and wanted to get more familiar with...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank DeepWreckDiver
thescubaranch, Owner at The Scuba Ranch at Clear Springs, responded to this reviewResponded November 2, 2018

Thanks so much for the great review! Yes, we are under new management! We've been working hard to update, upgrade, and improve the park so thanks for noticing! The new name of the park is The Scuba Ranch at Clear Springs, we'd love for you...More

Reviewed April 29, 2018

I was apprehensive at first making the 2 1/2 hour drive from Texarkana to Terrell because I tried to call 3 days in a row to get information about the dive site. Luckily, they were open when I arrived and there was already some scuba...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank Milam A
thescubaranch, Owner at The Scuba Ranch at Clear Springs, responded to this reviewResponded November 2, 2018

Hi! I know it's been awhile since you left this review, but I wanted to respond to say thank you for leaving it! The park is now under new ownership and we have rebranded it as The Scuba Ranch at Clear Springs. We've been making...More

Reviewed April 17, 2018

Love Clear Springs Scuba Park. The viz is better than any lake in Texas. The staff is very friendly and very helpful. Park is very clean and lots of space for camping. They even allow swimming now! This is going to be a great swimming...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Tim H
thescubaranch, Owner at The Scuba Ranch at Clear Springs, responded to this reviewResponded November 2, 2018

Hi Tim! Thank you so much for the great review! We are under new management now and have rebranded as The Scuba Ranch at Clear Springs. We've made lots of updates and upgrades to the park and hope you'll check it out again soon if...More

Reviewed November 27, 2017

Website stated their hours of operation. I arrived 30 minutes after they were supposed to be open. The gate was locked. I called the phone number and left a message and then emailed them to find out if they were just running late or if...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Brian H
thescubaranch, Owner at The Scuba Ranch at Clear Springs, responded to this reviewResponded November 2, 2018

Hi Brian, I think I responded to your Google Review earlier today. I wanted to reach out to you and let you know that the scuba park is under new management now and we hope you'll visit again next time you are in Texas. We've...More

Reviewed October 9, 2017

The visibility was between 5 to 6 feet at maximum. I wish the water was clearer, but the owner couldn't help that. Water temp was about 80 degrees on top and 85 degree outside helped make beautiful weather to dive. I loved the dive platforms...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Paula R
thescubaranch, Owner at The Scuba Ranch at Clear Springs, responded to this reviewResponded November 2, 2018

Hi Paula! I know you left this review quite some time ago, but I wanted to say thank you so much for leaving it! The scuba park is under new management now and have rebranded at The Scuba Ranch at Clear Springs. We've made lots...More

Reviewed September 4, 2017

Great place to work on your diving skills. Many items sunk to serve as swim-throughs and training platforms for skill drills. Covered pavilions for gearing up. Rv hook-ups for night diving.More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Kimberly S
thescubaranch, Owner at The Scuba Ranch at Clear Springs, responded to this reviewResponded November 2, 2018

Hi Kimberly! I know you left this review quite some time ago but I wanted to thank you so much for leaving it! ! The scuba park is under new management now and have rebranded asThe Scuba Ranch at Clear Springs. We've made lots of...More

Reviewed July 29, 2017 via mobile

Water was clearer than I expected (15') and the admission, tank rental, and 1 refill only cost $41 per diver, so not too bad for local Texas diving. I was warned about thermoclines, but was shocked how cold it was in spots. I could not...More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank TTabo
thescubaranch, Owner at The Scuba Ranch at Clear Springs, responded to this reviewResponded November 2, 2018

Hello! I know you left this review quite some time ago but I wanted to thank you so much for leaving it! ! The scuba park is under new management now and have rebranded asThe Scuba Ranch at Clear Springs. We've made lots of updates...More

Reviewed July 29, 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed diving here. Visibility was about 15 ft with lots of fish. There are several sunken objects and many platforms if you're looking for a place to practice. Great place to practice navigation. Thermoclines are a little surprising so be aware that the...More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank raustin74
thescubaranch, Owner at The Scuba Ranch at Clear Springs, responded to this reviewResponded November 2, 2018

Hello! I know you left this review quite some time ago but I wanted to thank you so much for leaving it! ! The scuba park is under new management now and have rebranded as The Scuba Ranch at Clear Springs. We've made lots of...More

Reviewed July 10, 2017

Clear Springs has got some interesting sunken items to explore but the lake is still not very clear.More

Date of experience: July 2017
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thescubaranch, Owner at The Scuba Ranch at Clear Springs, responded to this reviewResponded November 2, 2018

Hi Jessie! I know you left this review quite some time ago but I wanted to thank you so much for leaving it! ! The scuba park is under new management now and we have rebranded asThe Scuba Ranch at Clear Springs. We've made lots...More

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Response from DeepWreckDiver | Reviewed this property |
I used a 5mm last Saturday and it’s the first week of August. It all depends on how you can handle that first sharp thermocline at 30’ so for some people 7mm isn’t be out of the question. Above 30’ however you only need a... More
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