Nelson Ledges Quarry

Also known as Nelson Ledges

Water
Quarry (Fresh water)
Features
Rock, Clay
Depth
5.5 m (avg)
21.3 m (max)
Diver Level
All Divers
Altitude
303.5 m
This site appears to be above 300m (approx. 1000 ft) in elevation and requires special precautions before, during, and after diving. Consult an expert and get the necessary training before diving here.

Nelson Ledges is a privately owned quarry located adjacent to Nelson-Kennedy Ledges State Park.

There are several wrecks here to explore including a cabin cruiser, old cards and equipment once used in the quarry itself.

Marine life includes sunfish, bass, perch, bluegills, crappies and catfish. Freshwater jellyfish appear during the transition from summer to fall.

Visibility here can be challenging, as with most quarry dives.

The quarry's owners are Grateful Dead fans and hold regular concerts and festivals with artists from or inspired by the era.

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