Alternative Names: Castle cove,
Type of Dive: Castle point is an easy shore dive in a small cove, County Cork
Suggested Experience: Novice upwards.
Travel directions: from Cork take the N22 approximately 100 km west towards Schull. From Scull head west for 4 km on the R592 until you see a distinctive church on the right-hand side and a narrow road facing it. Take the L8424 for 2kms until you will see an even more narrow road/track to the left, and a castle in the distance. Take this road in the direction of the castle for 500m until you reach a small pier. 2 Hours / 110 km
Parking directions: Park at the top of the short path to the slip. (Leave room for cars to pass)
Lat & Long: 51.498042, -9.620231 Google
Tides: Tide tables
Site entry/exit: Its a very easy entry/exit down the stairs at the slip.
Underwater directions: Stay close to the walls of the cove and look at all the sea life, take your time as its a small cove.Cross to the other side at 10m approx and come back in.
Air & Nitrox: Aquaventures
Site Hazards: Occasional boat traffic and southerly swells.
Nearest Public phone: None close to here?
Mobile Network service: Contact me
Pub: Schull Harbour Hotel
Cafe: None close to here?
Created by: Finstrokes
U/Water Photos: Contact me
Dive sitemap: Not required here.
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