Take a dream dive...
The 'Vandenberg' will lie in approximately 140
feet of water, while her superstructure will reach up to within 40 feet of the
This makes the 'Vandenberg' a dive that
an open water student can make at the top, while still being a challenging dive
for an advanced or 'tech' diver at the bottom.
All skill levels can participate.
many of the rooms and corridors seen in these pictures will be opened up
into larger spaces when the ship is prepared for diving, the imaginative
diver can easily envision the thrill of descending to this massive and
fascinating artificial reef. The tops of some of the antennas and the
stack will be "trimmed" to maintain the 100 foot profile
required, but most of the above-deck structure will remain intact.
special thanks to photographer, Russ Hellyar for taking these photos.
(Click on the thumbnails to see a