Nothing beats a great day of diving with friends. Local Charter Boat Captains offer numerous opportunities weekly for you and your dive buddies to make a splash and explore the emerald waters of the Gulf. From our excellent wrecks and artificial reefs to our spectacular live bottom reefs, you will find something for everyone.
*Please note that Dive Pros does not own or operate any of the charters listed. Charter policies and prices are set by the operators. To schedule a trip please contact the charters directly.
The Niuhi is a 30ft HydroCat catamaran hull powered by twin Suzuki 250 4-stroke engines. The boat carries 6 passengers and provides a quick, stable ride to the many available dive locations on the Pensacola Gulf Coast. The Niuhi is outfitted with redundant electronic systems, VHF radio with built-in DSC locating system, EPIRB, freshwater shower, custom dive ladder, cabin for dry storage, all required coast guard equipment, emergency oxygen, and first aid kits. There is always dive professional onboard during charters to assist customers. Water and snacks are provided on all trips. Niuhi’s Federal reef fishing permit allows customers to spearfish in federal and state waters. Customers do not need their own fishing license as they will be covered by the boat’s permit.
High Ty’d is a 25ft Grady White Sailfish powered by twin Suzuki DF250 Outboards which provide the power to quickly transport up to 6 divers and crew to local dive sites. A canopy covers the stern of the boat to provide shade from the sun. The boat is equipped with redundant electronic systems (GPS), VHF radio, oxygen/first aid kits, life vests, and all required Coast Guard equipment. A divemaster/deckhand is provided on every trip. A fresh water shower is available if you’d like to rinse off the salt water after your dives. Plenty of drinking water is provided along with sports drinks and snacks. There is room to bring your own snacks and drinks. The boat has a dry cabin with areas for dry storage and changing. Are you interested in Lionfish Hunting? Great! Help us keep the Lionfish numbers in check. Spearfishing is welcome too.
Capt. Douglas Hammock (850)291-3501 The H2O Below is a 36′ Newton custom dive boat, and is certified to carry 24 divers. For everyone’s comfort, trips are limited to 16 recreational divers or 10 tech divers. The boat has a spacious deck, large swim platform, and sturdy ladder provide a safe staging area for both recreational and technical divers. A travel line is deployed to make your descent and ascent safer and more enjoyable. The boat is Coast Guard inspected annually and carries all required safety equipment including life vest, emergency oxygen/1st Aid Kits and AED (defibrillator). The boat has an enclosed area for private changing and dry storage. Freshwater showers and a functional marine head/toilet are also on board. Fresh fruit and snacks are provided with water and drinks on all charters.
Create your own adventure! Jolly Sailing offers a variety of activities such as sailing, snorkeling and dolphin tours. Help to sail the boat or just relax and enjoy the serenity of sailing. Reserve your Captained private vessel for your party of 6-26 passengers.
Jolly Sailing operates out of Pensacola Beach Marina, located just past the Bob Sikes Bridge toll booth. Year round, they offer two hour, half day or full day trips sailing around Santa Rosa Sound and Pensacola Bay. Seasonally these trips may include snorkeling, swimming and beach combing. They are also available for special events, such as birthdays, anniversaries, engagement proposals and other celebrations. Contact them to find out how they can make your special occasion unique and extraordinary.