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Capernwray (Jackdaw Quarry)

Capernwray is the premier inland dive site in the North-West of the United Kingdom, attracting a large number of divers and diving schools. The site is open on weekends, with extended hours on Thursdays during the winter and Wednesdays in the summer. With a maximum depth of 13m and visibility of 7m, Capernwray offers an ideal environment for both beginner and advanced divers.

The quarry is teeming with a variety of fish including perch, roach, trout, and sturgeon. Additionally, divers can explore numerous submerged boats, two planes, a diving bell, Thunderbird 5, an Apex van, and even a helicopter. Capernwray is not only used as an inland training site, but also as a place to gain experience and test out new equipment.

Capernwray Dive Centre, located at Capernwray Road, Capernwray, Over Kellet, Lancaster, Lancashire, North West England, England, LA6 1AF, United Kingdom, features a shop, restaurant, and equipment hire facilities. Moreover, it is also popular among open water swimmers.

Visit Capernwray for an unforgettable diving experience right in the heart of the North-West. Whether you are a beginner looking to hone your skills or an advanced diver seeking new adventures, the diverse underwater landscape and convenient amenities make Capernwray the ideal dive site for all.

Last updated: 8 mo. ago - Oct 3, 2023

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Overview of Capernwray (Jackdaw Quarry)

Depth:13m
Visibility: 0m - 7m
Experience level:
beginner
advanced

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