Rappahannock del Sol

Fredericksburg's Local Training Quarry

Affectionately known as the Rappahannock del Sol, the Fredericksburg Quarry is privately owned and used for training purposes only.

There is plenty to see in this five acre quarry. After an easy walk-in entry, explorers will find several training platforms in addition to numerous wrecks and freshwater creatures.

Location: Fredericksburg, VA 38° 19' 30.9432'' N77° 30' 16.0452'' W


  • Max Depth: 36-40ft/11-12m
  • Average Visibility: 11-15ft/3-5m
  • Entry Type: Shore
  • Bottom Composition: Clay/Muck


  • Bass, Bluegill, Freshwater Eel, Freshwater Jellyfish, Turtles
  • Platforms, Boats, Bus, Cars, Truck, Jetski, and much more

Bottom Temperature:

  • Spring: Under 50°F/10°C
  • Summer: 50-55°F/10-13°C
  • Fall: Under 50°F/10°C
  • Winter: Under 50°F/10°C