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This is wonderful, however.. WARNING: Do not do this dive unless you are healthy and an advanced... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
ginabenahutch
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Tavernier, Florida
I understand why people like the Spiegel Grove

I achieved my wreck certification on the SG and given the currents around did all 4 dives on the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Brad C
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Retired 510-foot naval ship intentionally sunk to create an artificial reef for underwater diving enthusiasts.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is wonderful, however.. WARNING: Do not do this dive unless you are healthy and an advanced diver, STRONG CURRENTS.

Thank ginabenahutch
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I achieved my wreck certification on the SG and given the currents around did all 4 dives on the SG. Good condition and some amazing groupers hanging around as well as tarpons and barracuda. The structure has clear features that make navigation clear on the...More

Thank Brad C
Reviewed 30 June 2018

I really enjoyed diving this wreck, which was teeming with sea life and LOADS of visibility. This is a great opportunity to expand your horizons in the Florida Keys

1  Thank bethcahill
Reviewed 27 June 2018

The dive was excellent and the dive guide (Mason) was really prepared for any contingency. This was my third attempt as the previous two times the weather was bad. We went down by using the rope that was secured to the ship and made the...More

1  Thank bobandsue260
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Excellent wreck. We had a guide from Rainbow Reef which helped. The wreck is deep but if currents are running, there is plenty of superstructure to hide around.

Thank Tony H
Reviewed 23 June 2018

My husband and I were working on our Advanced Open Water certification. We chose the Spiegel to dive for our Deep Dive. It was amazing as we slowly ascended into the deep blue ocean, and began to see the outline of the bow of the...More

Thank Diane S
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

I did a dive on the Spiegel yesterday with Rainbow Reef Dive Center. This is a really fun wreck dive. It has several swim through the guide took us through. We saw the American flag waving in the water. School of tuna fish and lots...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 4 June 2018

This is a huge ship with lots of life and places to explore. This would be the most fun for certified wreck divers but has plenty of spaces for other divers to check out. Most, if not all, dive shops require advanced certification and recent...More

2  Thank Kandee R
Reviewed 1 June 2018

We are locals and we dive this wreck every couple of weeks because the life on it changes all the time. It is an easy wreck to dive and if you are luck you see the resident captain - a 400 to 600 lbs Grouper

2  Thank incognitoDiver
Reviewed 30 March 2018

This is the largest and most impressive wreck we've ever dove on. We could have spent and entire day here and still not seen the whole thing. We definitely want to go back.

1  Thank 630alany
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William5966
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Response from Bryan S | Reviewed this property |
The deck is about 85' and the sea floor 135'. If you're looking to dive with an outfit I would highly recommend Rainbow Reef and they will include a guide for free. They are who my family uses annually.
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