User Rating: 2 / 5

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Type of Dive: Shore dive best done at high tide.

Suggested experience: Novice upwards

Travel directions: Google about 5 miles before Porthmadog.

Parking directions: In the pay & display at the Castle. Google

From Birmingham:133 Miles 2 hours 56 Min's

Lat & Long: 52° 55' 4.93'' 4° 13' 35.85''

Tides: Tide tables High is 3hrs before Liverpool


Site entry/exit: Easy entry/exit from the shore to the west of the Castle.

Underwater directions: A Long shallow dive on a sandy seabed with some boulders at the foot of the castle. This dive is well known for its sea life so take your camera.

Site Hazards: None


Nearest Public phone: In Criccieth

Mobile Network service: Most services available

Created by: Finstrokes


Air & Nitrox fills: You don’t really need nitrox fills for this! In fact you hardly need air! Tynrhos Diving (01758 740712),

Site Hazards: Watch out for boat traffic

Other comments: Very easy dive site, good for training and very popular for night diving.


Created by: Finstrokes


Date: 5/12/10

Revision: 1

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