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 Carrière de Rochefontaine

Belgium

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Datum: WGS84 [ Help ]
Precision: Ongeveer

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Latitude: 50° 10.995' N
Longitude: 4° 38.467' E

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English (Translate this text in English): 4 km SE of Philippeville (160 km from Wattrelos).

From Philippeville, drive to Givet (N46) and go through Viller-le-Gambon village. 800 meters after the village, take the road called "Franchimont track" and follow the dive center signs "La Roche Fontaine".

English (Translate this text in English): 4 km SE of Philippeville (160 km from Wattrelos).

From Philippeville, drive to Givet (N46) and go through Viller-le-Gambon village. 800 meters after the village, take the road called "Franchimont track" and follow the dive center signs "La Roche Fontaine".

4 km SE of Philippeville (160 km from Wattrelos).

From Philippeville, drive to Givet (N46) and go through Viller-le-Gambon village. 800 meters after the village, take the road called "Franchimont track" and follow the dive center signs "La Roche Fontaine".

English (Translate this text in English): 4 km SE of Philippeville (160 km from Wattrelos).

From Philippeville, drive to Givet (N46) and go through Viller-le-Gambon village. 800 meters after the village, take the road called "Franchimont track" and follow the dive center signs "La Roche Fontaine".

English (Translate this text in English): 4 km SE of Philippeville (160 km from Wattrelos).

From Philippeville, drive to Givet (N46) and go through Viller-le-Gambon village. 800 meters after the village, take the road called "Franchimont track" and follow the dive center signs "La Roche Fontaine".

English (Translate this text in English): 4 km SE of Philippeville (160 km from Wattrelos).

From Philippeville, drive to Givet (N46) and go through Viller-le-Gambon village. 800 meters after the village, take the road called "Franchimont track" and follow the dive center signs "La Roche Fontaine".

English (Translate this text in English): 4 km SE of Philippeville (160 km from Wattrelos).

From Philippeville, drive to Givet (N46) and go through Viller-le-Gambon village. 800 meters after the village, take the road called "Franchimont track" and follow the dive center signs "La Roche Fontaine".

English (Translate this text in English): 4 km SE of Philippeville (160 km from Wattrelos).

From Philippeville, drive to Givet (N46) and go through Viller-le-Gambon village. 800 meters after the village, take the road called "Franchimont track" and follow the dive center signs "La Roche Fontaine".

English (Translate this text in English): 4 km SE of Philippeville (160 km from Wattrelos).

From Philippeville, drive to Givet (N46) and go through Viller-le-Gambon village. 800 meters after the village, take the road called "Franchimont track" and follow the dive center signs "La Roche Fontaine".

How? From shore

Distance Instant access

Easy to find? Easy to find

 Dive site Characteristics

Alternative name Rochefontaine quarry

Average depth 30.0 m / 98.4 ft

Max depth 53.0 m / 173.9 ft

Current None

Visibility Medium ( 5 - 10 m)

Quality

Dive site quality Standard

Experience CMAS ** / AOW

Bio interest Poor

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- Fresh water
- Wreck

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 Additional Information

English (Translate this text in English): This is a private dive site. The dive cost between 2.5 and 4 Euros. You can fill your tank on the site with enriched air if you want.

There is several levels in the quarry and some wrecks: Derrick, Car (Porsche), boats, airplane (Hawker Hunter)...

More information: http://www.greenworld.be

English (Translate this text in English): This is a private dive site. The dive cost between 2.5 and 4 Euros. You can fill your tank on the site with enriched air if you want.

There is several levels in the quarry and some wrecks: Derrick, Car (Porsche), boats, airplane (Hawker Hunter)...

More information: http://www.greenworld.be

This is a private dive site. The dive cost between 2.5 and 4 Euros. You can fill your tank on the site with enriched air if you want.

There is several levels in the quarry and some wrecks: Derrick, Car (Porsche), boats, airplane (Hawker Hunter)...

More information: http://www.greenworld.be

English (Translate this text in English): This is a private dive site. The dive cost between 2.5 and 4 Euros. You can fill your tank on the site with enriched air if you want.

There is several levels in the quarry and some wrecks: Derrick, Car (Porsche), boats, airplane (Hawker Hunter)...

More information: http://www.greenworld.be

English (Translate this text in English): This is a private dive site. The dive cost between 2.5 and 4 Euros. You can fill your tank on the site with enriched air if you want.

There is several levels in the quarry and some wrecks: Derrick, Car (Porsche), boats, airplane (Hawker Hunter)...

More information: http://www.greenworld.be

English (Translate this text in English): This is a private dive site. The dive cost between 2.5 and 4 Euros. You can fill your tank on the site with enriched air if you want.

There is several levels in the quarry and some wrecks: Derrick, Car (Porsche), boats, airplane (Hawker Hunter)...

More information: http://www.greenworld.be

English (Translate this text in English): This is a private dive site. The dive cost between 2.5 and 4 Euros. You can fill your tank on the site with enriched air if you want.

There is several levels in the quarry and some wrecks: Derrick, Car (Porsche), boats, airplane (Hawker Hunter)...

More information: http://www.greenworld.be

English (Translate this text in English): This is a private dive site. The dive cost between 2.5 and 4 Euros. You can fill your tank on the site with enriched air if you want.

There is several levels in the quarry and some wrecks: Derrick, Car (Porsche), boats, airplane (Hawker Hunter)...

More information: http://www.greenworld.be

English (Translate this text in English): This is a private dive site. The dive cost between 2.5 and 4 Euros. You can fill your tank on the site with enriched air if you want.

There is several levels in the quarry and some wrecks: Derrick, Car (Porsche), boats, airplane (Hawker Hunter)...

More information: http://www.greenworld.be

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Carrière de Rochefontaine
Door Madecineman
jul 3, 2011
La Roche Fontaine -
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Carrière de Rochefontaine
Door Madecineman
jul 3, 2011
La Roche Fontaine - Quarry with straight vertical marble walls drops down at one place to 50m. Not to dark, visabilaty at depth was okay. Tons of fish (big ones!) Except for the old crane and some old left over mining materials also some deliberately sunken objects li
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By Jerome_Smeets , 05-02-2011

- Vertical pink marble walls : beautiful
Training spot for AIDA apnea divers

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