White Star Quarry Dive Map from Huron Scuba, Ann Arbor Michigan
   
 
White Star Quarry Gibsonburg, OH
Distance: ~80 miles South-South East of Ann Arbor
Depths: Main Quarry 50ft, Depths to 70ft
Details: This is a small quarry near Toledo, OH, max depth about 70 ft, main part of the quarry about 50 ft, with sunken boats, training platforms, cars, a potato chip truck, and stocked fish. The "tunnel" is off limits. Two walk-in entrances.

PLEASE NOTE: A new operator will be running the Quarry concession and air fill station in 2007. Rates, hours, and availability have yet to be published. As of Mid-April, NO services are available.
Directions: From Ypsilanti/Ann Arbor area:
  • South on US23 & I-475 to Turnpike 80/90 East.
  • Exit on 420 South, turn east on Route 20 (watch for speed traps from here on).
  • Turn right on state road 300 south to Gibsonburg (the turnoff is marked by a large cellular/broadcast tower).
  • Go 3/4 mile past downtown Gibsonburg, to White Star Park on the left.
  • Follow signs to Scuba Diving.
From elsewhere:
  • Follow I275/75 South towards Toledo.
  • Exit on I-280-south; the freeway will end at the turnpike (80/90) where I-280 turns into Route 420 South.
  • Turn east on Route 20, follow directions above.
Alternate route using Ohio Turnpike:
(This can save a few minutes & avoids Woodville speed traps)
  • Take Exit 81 (Elmore exit), go south on Route 51.
  • Turn west on Route 20.
  • Turn south on Route 300, then follow directions above.
More Information:

For more park information, contact the Sandusky County Park District at 419-334-4495.  In case of emergency, dial 911.  The park ranger can also be reached on the cell phone at 419-355-7066.

There is a primitive campground at White Star Park across Route 300 from the quarry.  Open April 1 - December 31, $10 per site per night.  Well water and pit latrines available.


 

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