Lake LarderOntario

Dive site characteristics

Types Altitude dive Deep dive
Conditions Satisfying or excellent visibility Thermocline or cold water
Providers Parking Swimming Picnic tables W.C. Bathroom
Planning Rescue in case of emergency Weather conditionsFerries scheduleRoad conditionsRoad maps

Diving notes

Lake Larder has an elevation of 354m (1156’) above sea water level, it is therefore indicated for an altitude dive.

From the shore, you just have to make your entry.

Entry points

Note: directions are accurate as possible, it is prefferrable to go with someone knowing the dive site.

  Depth   Site  Characteristics
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26′Caverne Cave
Chute du parc Park waterfall with mine residues, lovely site.
Plongeon 30 feet high (Black cliff)
Site de 2 noyades en motoneige Site of two drownings in 1990
10-30′Lac Raven Raven lake bridge
10′Haut fond Informations to come.
Épave 12’ boat found with a 3.5hp motor on June26, 2005 by the Barracudas Scuda Diving Club. Death of M. John X on June 19, 2005 at 5:50 from an heart attack.
Ancien bordel au flanc est de l’île Old whorehouse of 1920 (bottles)
20′Bateau à vapeur Wreck of the Geischa a 45′ foot boat
80′Bateau Roxy Wreck of 21′ by 8.3’ sunk in November 1919
80′Taxi Taxi loaded of bouze between the city and the mine hole

Driving directions

From Rouyn-Noranda, follow road 117 Nord, heading Ontario (approximate distance 60 kilometers).

Diver’s services

Providers Address Phone Services
Les Barracudas de Rouyn-Noranda  C.P. 532,
  scuba diving club
La maison du plongeur. 685, rue Régaudie,
819 762-9264  
Michel Dubuc 791, 1e avenue ouest,
819 727-2820  
Les entreprises sous-marines Tomlin 1269, 4e rue,
888 756-6433
819 825-2160
Centre de location Robert Plouffe 35, ruisseau Gordon,
888 756-6433
819 825-2160
819 627-9084

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