Alternative Name(s): None 

Travel directions: Leaving Glasgow on the A82 turn left at Tarbet onto the A83, through Arrocher and up to the top of the rest and be thankfull. Turn onto the B828 Then turn onto the B829 And drive down the right side of loch Goil till you get to the Castle Google map    

Parking directions: Park in free car park across from the castle.

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Distance from Glasgow: 59 miles  1 hour 38 Min's     

Lat & Long: N56. 06. 44  W4. 54. 33  Google map

Depth: 30+m 

Tides: Tide Tables  Greenock and add 5 minutes for Carrick Castle.

Site entry/exit: Enter the water on the beach to the right of the castle.  

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Underwater directions:  Swim out towards the pier and spend time here as its generally the best part of the dive the seabed slopes off to 32m   

Site Hazards:  Boats 

Suggested experience: Suitable  for trainees 

Nearest Public phone: In front of the castle at the road.

Mobile Network service: Orange 

Other comments: Good training site 

Air & Nitrox fills: Aquatron  Splashsports        

Revision: 3  

Pub: The village Inn Arrocher 

Created by: John Nicolson 

Date: 8.8.06 

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