Portage Quarry

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Open Memorial Day until Labor Day

(open before and after these dates if weather permits on weekends only)

Monday-Thursday 10:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. Friday 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 p.m. (swimming and beach areas close at 8.00 p.m.)

Saturday 8:00 a.m. until 11:00 p.m. (swimming and beach areas close at 8 p.m.)

Sunday 8:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m.

Night dives available during the season Fridays and Saturdays by reservation.

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New for 2008: Added this year is hot and
cold running showers for your convenience.
Flush toilets are also available for campers.
To gain entrance get a key at the front
gate. There is a $5.00 fee for non-campers.

Concerts are a regular experience at the quarry in the summer. Annual events include the Country Blowout and . Added this year is the Parrots of the Caribbean concert the weekend of August 2.

The Portage Quarry shares the International Legends of Diving with UNEXSO on Grand Bahama Island starting in 2009.



Admission: $10.00
Season Pass: $175
(Memorial Day to September 15)

Air Fill: $7.00 (3000 psi)

Air Fill: $8.00 (3300+ psi)

Instructors admitted free with Students and 2008 proof of insurance

  • Five Training Platforms

  • Must show Proof of Certification or be with an instructor

  • Night Dives available upon request on Friday & Saturday only

  • During the week, dive shop is available for air fills upon call by gate keeper

Click here to view equipment rental agreement and rental prices.

Portage Quarry has been built through the years with the dive instructor and student classes in mind so that students and divers can enter the quarry at any point. 3/4 of the quarry can be entered on a stone ledge in knee deep water. Thus we cater to all instructors and classes.
(Instructors admitted free with proof of insurance)


Custom fills available.

32% or 36%


40% +


If you need cylinders oxygen cleaned it will take a couple of days.

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General Admission

$5.00 for Adults, $4.00 for Children 12 and Under

Jr. sets of Fins and Mask Rented at the Front gate office..$8.50

Season Passes Available

Family passes for the year: $225.00
Single pass: $100.00

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  • Three Sand Volleyball Courts

  • Large Picnic and Shelter House

  • Large Parties Welcome

  • Certified Lifeguard on Duty

  • Shelter House and Picnic Ground available for large parties.

  • Reservation and deposit required.

Season Passes Available from May to September

Season passes do not apply to special events.

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Camping $5.00 (in addition to general admission fee)

Child Camping $4.00 (in addition to general admission fee)

Grassy primitive camping areas with picnic tables

Campfires are permitted only in camping area

Camping trailers and tents welcome along with RVs
Some Electrical and Water – Additional $ 7.00 per day

Hook-ups Available On a First Come Basis
The remainder of the camping areas are primitive sites

Remember the ash borer quarantine on
firewood is in effect for Wood County

Facts About Ohio s Emerald Ash Borer Quarantine

- PDF Format

Due to State and Federal Laws Firewood
brought in is subject to heavy Fines.

Campfires can be located in existing sites, no moving of fire rings.
No cutting on the property.
(One generous bundle is $ 5.00)

Trailer drop for the season: $475.00

Includes 2 Season Summer Passes

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20 by 20 Tent
Used for Birthdays, and get-togethers.
$200.00 for weekend rental Saturday and Sunday

No Pets, No Fishing, No Firearms (spear guns), No Glass

All entrants must sign liability release.
To save time at gate, download at link below and fill out to take with you.

Link http://www.portagequarry.com/index.html
Phone (419) 352-9203
Address 12701 South Dixie
Town Bowling Green
County OH
Postcode 43402
lat 41.335994872930850
Lng -83.652799129486080

Source: www.divebuddy.com


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