Murray Point, Nova Scotia
Dive site characteristics
Behavior to have: respect the environment and the fauna.
The dives are done from the shore (except otherwise). There might be some water current and rip tide, please ask to local people and get the tide schedule for the area (click on the weather icon). The dives are done in sea water, watch your buoyancy. Raise the weight on your weight belt accordingly. A 7.5mm thick neoprene wet suit is mandatory. A dry suit may be more suitable depending of your comfort habits. Water temperature is around 60°F but with underwater currents it may drop to around 48°F.
Note: directions are accurate as possible, it is recommended to dive with someone knowing the site.
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|20′-30'||Murray Point||Very remote site. Wharf pilling. Area well protected from winds and waves.|
From Sydney, take road 125 heading West. Take road 105 still going West. Take exit 11 (St. Anns turn-off to Cabot Trail). Travel about 14km to North River bridge. Immediatly after the bridge crossing, take on your right the gravel road. Drive to the end of the road up to the old mill. This is 85km drive. The road may not be advised for low vehicules. The dive site is located at the old pier.