Marathon Diving: The Horseshoe

The Horseshoe

Average depth: 15’  Max depth: 25’

Dive rating: 4-1/2 out of 5 stars

GPS Waypoint: N 24 39 67 W 80 59 65

 

This reef gets its name from its curved horseshoe sharped formation. There are sandy ledges decorated with coral and sponges and there are coral heads on the northwest side. Turtles love to nap safely on the ledges. Grunts and snapper are seen here often. This is an ideal spot for novice divers.