Fun Dives at Mermet Springs

March 6 & 7, 20211967 boeing 727 100

Mermet Springs, located in Southern Illinois, is a 8.5 acre lake hosting a variety of sunken artifacts including a 727 airplane fuselage. You can drive to Mermet on Friday and meet you guides, Phil Tobin and Rose Cammarata, on Saturday morning at 8am at the Quarry. We'll dive both Saturday and Sunday, then head home Sunday afternoon. While there, you can dive for fun or join in either the Wreck Diver specialty course or the Deep Diver specialty course. 

Rental gear is 1/2 price!

Wreck Diver Course Fees: $179.95

Deep Diver Course : $234.95

Register for a course by calling 815-479-0996. The courses are limited to 4 students so call today!

Accommodations in the area:

Holiday Inn Express, I-24 & US 45 Exit 37, Metropolis, IL 62920

Super 8, US 45 Exit, Metropolis, IL 62920

Travelodge, US 45 Exit, Metropolis, IL 62920

Quality Inn and Suites, US 45 Exit, Metropolis, IL 62920

Baymont Inn and Suites, 203 East Front Street, Metropolis, IL 62960 US 

Paducah, KY (about a 30 min drive to the dive site). Paducah is larger and has a wider selection of dining and lodging. All the major restaurant chains are there as well as all the different hotel chains.

 Call or stop by to sign up for a great weekend if diving!