How deep is the reef at Lauderdale by the Sea?
Located only a few hundred feet from shore, the reefs off Lauderdale by the Sea features an average depth of 10-15 feet and a max depth of 25 feet. On a calm day, Lauderdale by the Sea is an excellent spot for divers of all experience levels.
Is there good scuba diving in Florida?
- USS Oriskany. Located 22 miles south of Pensacola is the USS Oriskany.
- Devil’s Den.
- Tenneco Towers.
- Molasses Reef.
- Rainbow River.
- Blue Heron Bridge.
- DoD Towers.
- Crystal River.
Are there coral reefs in Fort Lauderdale?
Visitors to the Town of Lauderdale-By-The-Sea often see scuba divers entering the water to make a beach dive. What the visitors may not know – but what the divers do – is that the Town has a living coral reef within 100 yards of its shoreline. The reef is so close to the beach, it is even accessible to snorkelers.