Tauchclub-Görlitz. e. V.

02826 Görlitz

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Our Quarry

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The quarry 'Königshain' and the adjacent area lie in an environmental protection area, all visitors have to behave accordingly. Diving is possible only after prior permission by the Tauchclub Görlitz e. V.!

Below the surface:

  • maximum depth about 30m
  • stairs for easy entry
  • two quarry holes with steep faces
  • the two holes are connected by a V-shape canyon (down to 15m)
  • small hole:
    • old trees
    • travelling crane
  • big hole:
    • motor bike (Java)
    • travelling crane
    • truck driver's cab
    • shelter
    • small house for pump equipment

How to go to Königshain:

From motorway A4 Dresden-Görlitz: take exit "Niederseifersdorf" in direction Reichenbach/Löbau (left), immedeatly after (20m) turn left again to "Arnsdorf". Follow the main street for about 8 km via Arnsdor and Hilbersdorf to Könighain.

From Görlitz centre: follow the signs to the hospital ("Klinikum"), at the crossroad there follow the signs to Girbigsdorf, in Girbigsdorf turn left and at next possibility right, follow the signs to Königshain.