Kittiwake Shipwreck & Artificial Reef, West Bay

4.7
Explore the wreckage of a former World WarII U.S. submarine rescue ship at Kittiwake Shipwreck & Artificial Reef. Accessible to both certified divers and snorkelers, the wreck houses a large variety of colorful marine life, with eagle rays skimming through the sand below. Clear waters and openings in the ship itself allow sufficient lighting for you to navigate and examine the ship's many rooms underwater. The wreck itself is still quite new, so there is not much coral growth. With our online itinerary creator, West Bay attractions like Kittiwake Shipwreck & Artificial Reef can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • WOW!!!! It was our first time to dive a wreck where you could go all through it. The ship is on its side now after a storm in 2017 but it’s still awesome! Our guide was with Cayman Diving. The dive wa...  more »
  • What a fun wreck to dive on. If you are just starting out, an easy wreck to access. There are a lot of openings for easy exit if needed. Great photo OP at the prop.  more »
  • Our dive group visited Kittiwake in March 2019, and we were VERY excited to see it as the hype is everywhere in the magazines/advertisements. We were not disappointed!! This wreck is a diver paradise,...  more »
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  • Great dive.... Even though this wreck was pushed on its side during the last big storm.. it is still very accessible.
  • Amazing dive. A must do.
  • Super cool place for snorkeling. The view is breathtaking. Had a wonderful time
  • Awesome dive and snorkel stop. This artificial reef has a very interesting history which makes the trip even more exciting. Go on a Catamaran with Red Sail Sports for the perfect snorkel and sail trip!
  • A great artificial reef, really good for snorkelers and we'll set out for scuba divers. Recently broke it's anchor chains and has rolled and moved a bit, still really good though, if you've dove it before well worth another go as it's changed orientation.
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