Lady Luck Wreck Dive
Type of DiveAdvanced Wreck Dive.
Skill LevelThis dive is for advanced open water diver’s or open water diver’s under the direct supervision of an instructor..
Dive Site DepthsThe depth is around 85 feet to the top of the shipwreck superstructure. The main deck sits at about 100 to 110 feet. With a max depth 135 to the sand
Dive Site LocationThe Lady Luck is located approximately 1 mile SE of Hillsboro Inlet in Ship Wreck Park, Pompano Beach.
The Lady Luck formally known as the Newtown Creek is a 324 foot tanker ship. The ship is approximately 75 feet tall and 45 foot wide with three open compartments and access to the wheelhouse engine room and superstructure decks. The superstructure on the ship sets to the aft with a big open deck forward which includes, a stationary crane piping running up and down the deck. The ship was converted to a casino theme by the Isle Casino which includes a poker table with card sharks, a craps table with an octopus dealer, giant dice, slot machines and more.
Lady Luck Reef Smart Guide
Dive Site InformationThe Lady Luck is considered an advance dive. She is located on the east side of the main reef straight off Pompano Beach. The ship is upright with the bow facing to the south she is located approximately 150 yards east southeast of the Rodeo 25. There is typically a light to moderate current on this wreck however the current can become very strong during strong Tidal movements. The Lady Luck is an excellent wreck for penetration however you must have the proper training and proper equipment.
The Dive Plan:
2 Dives 2 Locations
We start off the day with a wreck dive on the Lady Luck, the world’s first underwater casino theme shipwreck. Then it's off to our second dive which is typically a drift dive somewhere on the third reef system. The drift dive location is selected based on conditions and visibility.
The departure dock location for this dive trip is located in Pompano Beach.