St. Croix Dive Sites

Shallow Wrecks at Butler Bay

Wrecks Dive

The Shallow Wrecks at Butler Bay consist of 3 shipwrecks, along with an old NOAA Hydrolab.  The shipwrecks include trawler Suffolk Maid, tug boat Northwind, and massive oil barge Virgin Islander. All of these wrecks are now encrusted with colorful coral and sponges and teeming with schools of reef fish. Suffolk Maid is a 144 foot long,…

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Deep Wrecks at Butler Bay

Wrecks Dive

The Deep Wrecks at Butler Bay consist of 2 shipwrecks, freighter Rosaomaira (also known as the Rosa Maria) and tug boat Coakley Bay.  The wrecks are beautifully encrusted with live coral and sponges, and are teeming with reef fish. There is often a shy seahorse to be found on the back of the Rosaomaira and blackbar soldierfish, mahogany snapper…

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Salt River Canyon West Wall (Grouper Grotto)

Salt River Canyon West Wall (Grouper Grotto)

Salt River Canyon’s West Wall is the most requested boat dive on St. Croix. The West Wall is also known as ‘The Pinnacles’ due to the geological formations believed to have been formed by an ancient, above ground waterfall. These formations offer a maze of swim-throughs, cuts, ledges, overhangs, recesses and sand chutes to be explored. At this…

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Salt River Canyon East Wall (Barracuda Bank)

Salt River Canyon East Wall (Barracuda Bank)

Salt River Canyon’s East Wall is known as “the fishiest dive on the North Shore”. The East Wall of the canyon boasts tons of reef fish at the top of The Wall and, from about 40-80 feet where The Wall slopes down into sand chutes, you will see large formations of hard corals, covered with sponges and…

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Cane Bay Wall

Dive the World Famous Cane Bay Wall

Rated as one of the top dive sites in the entire Caribbean, the Cane Bay Wall (also known as ‘Cane Bay Dropoff’ or ‘The Wall’) has something for every level of diver. About 100 yards from shore, and starting at a depth of 26 feet, is the famous ‘seahorse’ – a carousel horse that stands upright in…

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