MV Captain Keith Tibbetts, Cayman Brac

4.6
#2 of 17 in Historic Sites in Cayman Islands
Head beneath the water and find MV Captain Keith Tibbetts, a ) 100 m (330 ft) Russian frigate, which sunk during 1996. Sponges and corals have begun to take over the wreck and have provided a habitat for the local marine life. Discover the residents who call the wreck home, including a large Jew fish and a large green moray eel. The wreck sits in shallow waters, giving it a high level of visibility. Take your waterproof camera for some excellent underwater pictures. Put MV Captain Keith Tibbetts into our Cayman Brac travel route builder app and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • It's rather hit or miss for spotting the goliath grouper who lives here, but there are lots of other fish and creatures (especially in the nearby coral heads) and some really pretty yellow tube sponge...  more »
  • The ship is HUGE, and while it's broken up over the years, there's plenty to explore, and lots of fish swimming about. If I have to complaint about anything, it's that some of the people on the boat w...  more »
  • Go while it is kinda intact. The storms over the past 20+ years have caused traumatic effects. Good dive experience eith one safe penetration left.  more »
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