The Berry Patch

The Berry Patch is a wreck of a large harbor tug boat located just southeast of the Ancient Mariner. You will see many fish, including huge barracudas. It’s 65′ to the sandy bottom.

GPS Coordinates N 26° 18.087′ W 080° 03.686′ Recently Added Dive Sites The Berry Patch The Alpha Spotfin Reef Rodeo Divers […]

The Alpha

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Alpha is an 85-foot schooner that was sunk in 78 feet of water on March 25, 1989. It is located 1-1/2 miles due east of the Pompano Pier on the outside edge of the third reef.

GPS Coordinates N 26 13.857 W 80 04.027 Recently Added Dive Sites The Berry Patch The Alpha Spotfin […]

Spotfin Reef

Spotfin Reef lies 1.25 miles northeast of the Port Everglades Inlet and 1.5 miles SouthEast of Ft. Lauderdale beach, accessible by kayak from the South Ft. Lauderdale Beach kayak launch. A natural reef containing a ledge which begins at 50 feet and drops to a sandy bottom at 65 feet. The ledge has many […]

Rodeo Divers Artificial Reef

An artificial reef located 1.5 miles due east of Pompano Pier, the Rodeo Divers Artificial Reef is a collection of at least eight wrecks which have come together to assist in the formation of the reef at a depth of about 80 feet. They are:

Two 32 foot tug boats known as the Qualmann […]

Rodeo 25

Named for the sinking of the Windward Trader in May 1990 in celebration of the 25th anniversary of the Pompano Beach Rodeo. The wreck is a 215-foot twin-masted Dutch Freighter and lies 1.5 miles east of the Pompano Pier in 122 feet of water. Both masts are still standing with the wheelhouse at 90 […]

Robert Edmister Wreck

Located about 3/4 mile east of Ft. Lauderdale and approximately between Sunrise Blvd and Oakland park Blvd. this 95-foot Coast Guard Cutter was sunk on December 11, 1989. She lies in 70 feet of water and her wheelhouse is at the 50 foot mark.

GPS Coordinates N 26° 09.193′ W 080° 04.837′ Recently Added […]

Rebel Wreck

The Wreck of the Rebel lies bow to the north, on a sand and coral debris bottom. This Dutch freighter was built in 1947 and after a long career as a freighter was confiscated for drug smuggling in 1983 or 1984. At a federal auction, she was purchased by an environmentalist attorney who gave […]

Mercedes I

The freighter Mercedes I was built in Hamburg, Germany, in 1952 and is 194 feet long,

On November 23, 1984, while at anchor, a storm ripped the freighter from her anchor and left the Mercedes I high and dry on the beach in Palm Beach.

After three months the ship was dislodged and was […]

Mary St. Phillips

Also known as Mariner II Tug, this 110-foot steel tug was built in 1943 and along with another 130-foot barge, was sunk in 1993 to form an artificial reef and lies in 120 feet of water. It is the site of many colorful tropical fish. It is located 1.5 miles due east of the […]

Mariner II Tug (Also Known as Mary St. Phillips)

Also known as Mary St. Phillips, this 110-foot steel tug was built in 1943 and along with another 130-foot barge, was sunk in 1993 to form an artificial reef and lies in 120 feet of water. It is the site of many colorful tropical fish. It is located 1.5 miles due east of the […]