Scuba Diving Near Cat Island

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The underwater world of Cat Island is known for Dry Heads, a shallow reef where both snorkelers, introductory divers, and mid-level divers head for beautiful coral and an active fish live.  There are also a few reefs of medium depth and wreck sites to explore for more advanced divers. 

You'll find a small number of dive sites to choose from.

Dive Sites

A few key facts concerning one of the area's best known dive sites can be seen in the chart below.

Dive Sites Near Cat Island
Name Quality Visibility Experience Max Depth Current Latitude Longitude
Barracuda Aquarium Fair -- -- 29.5 -- 24.59455 -75.9750833333

For more information concerning snorkeling, including tips and suggestions for both "old pros" and beginners, check out this exhaustive Caribbean diving article.


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