Bluegrass Dive Club
Lexington, Kentucky

June 26th-27th, 2010-Pennyroyal Scuba Center Trip, Hopkinsville, Kentucky

This page has been moved from "Upcoming Events" and will eventually be turned into a "Trip Review" page.

Trip Leader:

For Questions Regarding Trip
Doug Geddes
(859) 224-3197
For Questions Regarding Trip
Corrine Mulberry
(859) 224-4638


For Questions Regarding Payments
George Fleischmann
(859) 873-9539


Saturday, June 26th, 2010 to
Sunday, June 27th, 2010


Best Western
This trip is being offered as a package with accommodations being provided on Saturday night (6/27) at the Best Western in Hopkinsville, KY.  Reservations will be made for you when the reservation form, waiver and trip payment are received.  Breakfast is provided by Best Western.

Dive Operator:

Pennyroyal Scuba Center 
602 Christian Quarry Road
Hopkinsville, KY 42240
(270) 887-2585
This trip is being offered as a package and includes Saturday and Sunday entry fees to the Scuba Center and 2 air refills daily.  Bring your own dive gear or rent gear from Pennyroyal Scuba Center or New Horizons Dive Shop.  2577 Regency Road; Lexington, KY 277-1234


Diver-Single $145.00*
Diver-Double $100.00*
Non-Diver-Single $69.00
Non-Diver-Double $34.50
*  Diver costs includes daily entry fees, 2 air refills daily and Treasure Hunt
Click here ===> To access BGDC Trip Refund and Payment Schedule Policy


Day Date Event/Activity
Saturday 06/26/10
  1. Arrive at Pennyroyal Scuba Center by 12:00 noon (Central Standard Time).
  2. You can eat lunch prior to arriving or grab something from Grill (burgers, sandwiches, chips, drinks, candy).
  3. BGDC members will set up Treasure Hunt (will occur on Saturday or Sunday; havenít decided yet)
  4. Dive Saturday afternoon.
  5. Saturday evening:  check into hotel/find a place for dinner (10% off at Applebee's across the road) 
Sunday 06/27/10
  1. Check out of hotel/take advantage of free breakfast at hotel
  2. Return to Pennyroyal Scuba Center
  3. BGDC members will set up Treasure Hunt (will occur on Saturday or Sunday; havenít decided yet)
  4. Dive
  5. Return travel 


Rate reductions (comps) are available if we secure more than 5 rooms or more than 10 divers.  Cost savings will be disbursed after the trip by BGDC Treasurer.
A Treasure Hunt is planned for either Saturday or Sunday.  This will not be a ďhuge prizeĒ hunt (e.g. the types sponsored by some Dive Shops), but will do our best to secure fun items that everyone can enjoy/use. 
Scooters can be used and/or rented; UPV certification is REQUIRED.
Temperature:  2 thermoclines in summer.  One around 27 ft and another around 54 feet.  Below second thermocline temperatures are in low 50ís to high 40ís. 
Non-diver activities:  For a small fee ($5.00 - $10.00) non-divers can float/swim in the quarry.  If you donít get in the water, you are welcome to watch bubbles all day long at no cost.  There are also lots of summer activities in Hopkinsville; check out the Tourism/Chamber of Commerce websites.

Links to information on:

Pennyroyal Scuba Center  - Dive Operator in Pennyroyal

Trip Reports . . . . 

Send mail with questions or comments about this web site.
Copyright © 2018 Bluegrass Dive Club
This Page was last modified02/23/21