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Type of Dive:  Midway on Loch Long is a steep 60 Deg small stone slope.

Suggested Experience:   Sport Diver

Travel directions: From Glasgow travel west on the M8 onto the A82 then turn left onto the A817  turning right at the roundabout onto the A814 and continue north. The parking is in a cut in the hillside (see picture below) with water running down the cliff. Google        

Parking directions:  Parking for up to six cars in the cut in the cliff   Google  The parking here is now fenced off and now its a problem.

Midway parking

From Glasgow: 43 miles, 1 hr 8 minutes

Lat & Long:  N56.151734  W-4.80223  Google

Tides:   Tide tables

Site entry/exit:  Step over the crash barrier 10m towards Arrocher from the car park and walk down the slope to the tree. The tree roots make steps to the shore. There are a couple of well-placed rocks to sit and put on your fin’s. There is kelp to 3m depending on the tide Exit on the left of the wall looking towards the shore from the water.

Midway entry/exitMidway entry/exit

Underwater directions:  The dive site is a steep 60 deg slope to 53m with seaweed to 3m and small stones and broken shells. you can pick your depth and head up or down the Loch.

Air & Nitrox:  Aquatron   Splashsports

Site Hazards: Fast cars and bikes on A814, Depth

Nearest Public phone:   Finnart oil terminal / The Village Inn, Arrochar

Mobile Network service:  Vodaphone, Orange

Pub: The Village Inn,    The Arrochar Hotel

Cafe: Pit Stop Diner, Arrochar 

Links:  None with good info 

Created by:  John Nicolson 

Date: 24/10/06 

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