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The Helford River is a beautiful dive site in the southwest of England with an abundance of life. Diving takes place in the estuary of the Helford River. Marine life is teeming, especially along the riverbed. Common species are hermit crabs, sea cucumbers, spider crabs, scallops, sharks and much more.

Particulars

Dive site Helford River is reached by boat. It's best to dive at Helford River at incoming tide, drifting towards the estuary.

Warnings

Beware of boat traffic. The Helford River is an official fishing area. Taking scallops with you is considered theft.

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HELFORD RIVER Features

Nicknames
Helford River
Address
3VXR+77 Durgan, Falmouth
Parking
At harbor
Distance
15 min.
Suitable for
All levels, drift diving, underwater photography
Permit
N.v.t. / NA
Access
Free access
Facilities
Boat dive facilities
Water
Salt
Kind of dive
Boat dive / drift dive
Current
Medium
Visibility
5 - 10 m.
Average visibility
6 m.
Depth
8 m.
Bottom
zand
Life
Common hermit crab, spider crab, stingray, sea ​​cucumber, small-spotted catshark
Other recreation
None

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