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The Saddle - Carter Lake

The Saddle at Carter Lake is a popular dive site for both Open Water training and recreational diving. With its gentle slope and limited visibility, it caters to divers of all levels, from beginners to advanced. Whether you're practicing Navigation, Search and Recovery, or Night/Limited vis diving, this site offers the perfect conditions.

Expect to encounter a variety of local fish during your dive, including walleye, bass, and crawdads. If you're lucky, you might even spot some bluegills in the trees at high water.

Located near Loveland, Colorado, Carter Lake is easily accessible within a 30-40 minute drive from High Plains Scuba. The bottom of the lake gradually slopes, surrounded by rocky shorelines on the north and south. Divers will appreciate the convenient parking near the entry point and the parking lot located above the site, ensuring hassle-free access.

Not only is Carter Lake a preferred training location for dive stores in the surrounding cities, but it also serves as a picturesque spot for recreational divers. Its scenic beauty and pleasant weather make it a wonderful destination for non-divers to enjoy as well.

Get ready for a fantastic diving experience at Carter Lake, where the underwater world awaits you. The visibility may be around 2m, with a maximum depth of 8m. Whether you're a beginner or an advanced diver, this dive site in Larimer County, Colorado, United States, guarantees an unforgettable adventure.

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

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