Posted on 2015/05/18 | By admin
Yes! Hyde’s Quarry will be open for Diving all three days of the upcoming Memorial Day weekend! If you haven’t been out diving yet this year, this is a great time to come get wet again. The fish have missed you!
Posted on 2015/05/03 | By admin
Posted on 2015/05/02 | By admin
Lots of divers out today for the first day of the season. Water is a little warmer than out usual April opening, but still a little chilly – mid 50’s on the surface. Viz is highly variable – above 20′ it’s great, but below that it can be a little murky.
Posted on 2015/04/30 | By admin
Hyde Quarry will be OPEN FOR DIVING starting at 9AM, Saturday, May 2nd, 2015. Everything stays the same as last year – $20/diver/day. Quarry hours will be 9AM until 1PM or so (depending on weather and turn-out). To save some time, you can download the waiver from here and fill it out before you come […]
Posted on 2015/03/30 | By admin
We don’t have details yet, but at this time, signs are looking good that the quarry will be open for diving this year! More news as it happens.
Posted on 2014/07/22 | By admin
The Carroll County Times published a great article on the quarry closure. http://www.carrollcountytimes.com/news/local/ph-cc-hydes-quarry-20140721,0,4017260.story
Posted on 2014/07/15 | By Laird
Hyde’s Quarry will be closing on July 27th 2014 for the season. Carroll County and the City of Westminster are conducting a recharge test of the Quarry, as mandated by The Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE). This will involve pumping 30 feet of water out of the quarry in order to determine how fast […]
Posted on 2014/06/14 | By admin
It’s been a great day for diving here at Hydes Quarry. Visibility has improved, and temperatures continue to rise (though it’s still bloody old down below 30 feet!). Come out on Sunday and dive! It’s Father’s Day – what would Dad enjoy more than some bottom time with the family!
Posted on 2014/06/11 | By admin
YouTube video of some Freedivers in the Quarry:
Posted on 2014/06/01 | By admin
An action shot of the newest aquatic staff, welcoming a class out to the platform.