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Old Garden Beach

Sandy beach with a line of moderate-sized boulders located just a short swim offshore. The maximum depth at this dive site is approximately 45-50 feet. Convenient parking options are available about 100 yards away from the entry point.

Divers can expect an abundance of marine life, including lobster, cod, crab, dogfish, and if you’re lucky, even the occasional mola mola sighting.

Old Garden Beach presents a relatively easy and immensely rewarding dive experience, with a diverse range of captivating marine creatures. To access the dive site, you will need to embark on a 50-yard swim offshore along a gentle sand slope. Alternatively, you can follow the jetty on the right-hand side. Once you reach the site, you will encounter a line of boulders, with larger structures located to the right. The maximum depth here reaches approximately 45 feet.

Parking arrangements are straightforward, with a short walk from the entry point. It is advisable to consider the wind direction before diving, as diving during northerly or easterly winds may result in choppier water conditions.

This dive site offers a visibility of around 4 meters and a maximum depth of 10 meters, making it ideal for beginner divers. Located at 3, Old Garden Road, Bearskin Neck, Rockport, Essex County, Massachusetts, 01966, United States, Old Garden Beach is a must-visit dive site for those exploring the United States' coastal waters.

Last updated: 9 mo. ago - Oct 4, 2023

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