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Mermet Springs Scuba

#1 of 7 things to do in Vienna Features Animals
Vienna, IL 62995
+1 618-527-3483
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This was my first time ever at a dive site such as Mermet Springs and I loved it! While my husband... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Mount Joy, Pennsylvania
Advanced Diver Course

Mermet is set up so well for diving. There are so many attractions underwater. However the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Mermet Springs is a full service dive site and scuba training facility that offers on-site scuba instruction. We strive for excellence and cater to dive shops, instructors, students and certified scuba divers of all experience levels and certifying agencies. Whether you are looking for a scuba training facility or a dive site that you and the entire family can enjoy, plan your next trip to Mermet Springs where you can dive in First Class.
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Vienna, IL 62995
+1 618-527-3483
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was my first time ever at a dive site such as Mermet Springs and I loved it! While my husband participated in open water dives, my children and myself snorkled all day! Water was great! The atmosphere was very family friendly oriented and all...More

Thank Kari911
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Mermet is set up so well for diving. There are so many attractions underwater. However the viability varies quite a bit. Also it can get quite cold at depth. We measured 50*F at 100ft. We were quite comfortable in our drysuits but it's cold for...More

Thank Bowazon
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Mermet Springs offers a great venue for fresh water diving with equipment rentals and instruction combined with lots of interesting submerged attractions and friendly and attentive services. Wreck diving on the 727 alone is worth the trip, but that's just one of the remarkable things...More

Thank phil0859
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Great place to dive in fresh water. There's so much to see below the surface. It does get cold when you get deep about 40-55 feet according to the time of year. Planning many more trips.

2  Thank Bowazon
Reviewed 4 January 2017

I dove my first time here for advanced open water certification. The set up here is top notch. Many attractions to see in the water. The facilities were great for winter diving with heated changing room and hot water. The staff were super friendly and...More

1  Thank shawn g
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

I absolutely love this place. Sadly I only was there for a day but the scuba diving was amazing. The amount of things there are to see is out of this world. I dive for a couple hours and didn't even scratch the surface. I...More

1  Thank Chrystal D
Reviewed 7 November 2016

I really can’t say enough good things about Mermet Springs. My son and I both used them initially for an open water referral and they couldn’t have helped us anymore. From the owner down to every staff member there is nothing but professionalism and friendliness....More

1  Thank johnbeel
Reviewed 25 October 2016

This weekend I took a drysuit course at Mermet Springs Scuba. On Saturday the 22nd I received one on one instruction from Jay who not only taught me the basics+ of drysuit diving but had actually dove in the Antarctic! The course included classroom training...More

1  Thank Fathom56
Reviewed 24 October 2016

First class facilities. Our instructors, Terry & Terrance were skilled educators and provided a positive, effective learning experience. Everyone we met was super friendly & helpful.

1  Thank andywilliams58
Reviewed 20 September 2016

We live about 45 miles from Mermet Springs and have dove there about 8 times, even took a dry suit class there since the water is always cold. Visibility is always bad. It's the nearest dive site for me so it's always tempting to go,...More

2  Thank bluto359
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27 May 2017|
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