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Beautiful quiet dive, little fish.
Oranjeplaat is a good dive site to visit in the winter. There's an abundance of small creatures at the base of the dike and the chain of the channel buoy is overgrown with mussels. The bottom is covered with red seaweed, oyster beds and sea squirts in orange and pink. Shrimp, pipefish and nudibranchs are regullarly found here, even as several species of crabs and gobies. Oranjeplaat is a popular surf spot, take a surface buoy on your dive.
Enter the water right in front of the red channel buoy. The maximum depth at Oranjeplaat is five meters, this makes Oranjeplaat ideal for beginners.
Boating channel. Don't make a free ascent. Avoid boating season.
- Oranjeplaatweg, Arnemuiden
- Parking on right roadside
- 10 m.
- Suitable for
- Advanced divers, scuba training
- N.v.t. / NA
- Free access
- Restaurant, toilets (only in summer)
- Brackish / salt
- Kind of dive
- Shore dive
- 8 m.
- Average visibility
- 4 m.
- 5 m.
- Goby, crab, red weed, sponge, sea squirt
- Other recreation
- Beach, boating, yachting, surfing , sun lawn