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Loch Low-Minn

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We are a scuba diving resort in Athens, TN that is based around a ten acre quarry lake. Our crystal clear waters are home to the ancient and extraordinary paddlefish, among other aquatic wildlife. Since coming under new management in the summer of...more
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116 County Road 420, Athens, TN 37303-6524
+1 423-746-0798
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Reviewed 29 November 2018

The water here has something for every level of diver. Having a No Fishing policy, this lake allows the native species to get up to size. It is quiet, beautiful and an all around peaceful place. And....plan to dive just as the sun begins to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Wow!! What an adventure!!! Was expecting low visibility since there were torrential downpours the night before but visibility stayed at about 30 feet! That’s great for a Quarry on their best days! Owner was more than attentive and kept the grounds very organized which is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Pete B
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

This is a great local place to dive (under 3 drive from ATL) and the owners are genuinely concerned that everybody have a good time and are comfortable. If you need a tank refill, he comes down every so often to gather them and brings...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Peg692001
Reviewed 19 June 2018

My daughters both did their checkout dives here. Alex runs the place and is great about refilling tanks and helping w/ gear issues. Picnic tables on both sides of the ramp for your gear. Take a popup-canopy in case your table is on the right-hand...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

More people should dive here! I was surprised to only see a handful of divers here on a weekend. Great facility, laid out well. Each group has access to a picnic table for their gear. Reasonably clean too. The owner is fantastic! He came down...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Kaiden F
Reviewed 24 August 2017

This is not a SCUBA review, but hopes it adds to the general character of how the place is run/being aware of guest needs. For the 2017 Eclipse, the toilets, cooling tent, ample parking, reasonable pricing, food stand (community organization), and staff check-in at the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank gary b
Reviewed 30 September 2016

The guy that owns this place is very courteous, even picks up, refills, and drops off tanks to the divers at the water's edge. New tables were installed last year, and they are upgrading all the time. This season is coming to a close so...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Had a great dive, saw big catfish, huge brim, nice size bass, some odd and end Christmas/halloween holiday decorations, a boat, the shark prop, and then turned in to the heart of the quarry at around 35' to see the paddle fish it was a...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Jstinger
Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

My favorite quarry and staff. Had great time and place was a bit rustic as they build up from last owners. Good air nice underwater props and a place to camp for multi day dive trips. Lots of fish turtles and plant life. Cold at...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Jstinger
Reviewed 12 March 2016

There are several places to dive locally here in East Tennessee but for the facilities, area, and generally good visibility Loch Low Minn has it all. I'm an instructor and this is the only place I take my students and one of the few places...More

Date of experience: January 2016
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