Spring Mill Pond Dive Map from Huron Scuba, Ann Arbor Michigan
Spring Mill Pond near Brighton, MI
Distance: ~20 miles North of Ann Arbor
Depths: 35ft
Details: This peaceful spot has the advantage of no boats, no current, a sandy beach, and bathrooms! The pond has a maximum depth around 35 feet, and is home to several species of fish, especially near the reed-bordered edges of the pond. Sights include picnic tables, a snowmobile, an underwater bathroom (complete with toilet, tub, & sink), and more. It's a popular spot for Open Water Certification Dives and Rescue Classes.
Directions: Spring Mill Pond is in Island Lake State Rec Area, near the junction of US-23 and I-96 near Brighton, MI.
  • From US 23 North from Ann Arbor, take I-96 East to Exit 151 (Kensington Road).
  • Go south 3/4 mile on Kensington Road.
  • Just after a bridge over the Huron River, turn Left at the entrance to the Recreation Area.
  • Pay the daily fee at the gate, turn right, and follow signs to Spring Mill Pond (on the left a couple of miles inside the park).
More Information:


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