Separated Rocks

Type of Dive: Drift dive on a Reef

Depth Range: 30-40 ft

Skill Level: Open Water Diver or equivalent experience

Location: Deerfield Beach (middle reef)

Description: Large rock islands covered with corals and marine life lined up roughly north and south about 30-60ft apart. Challenge your navigational skills and play connect the dots. Good beginners area, usually low current and good visibility. Also a favorite among lobster divers. Lots of parrot fish foraging around the islands.

Navigation: Depending on the current pick and island on the north or south end and glide with the current. Circumnavigate the rock island, then come back to the center before crossing to the next. Notice the change in direction on the northern 4-5 islands (see LADS photo above).