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Blue Water Adventures

of Pensacola, Florida


South Wind Marina, 10121 Sinton Dr., Pensacola, FL 32507




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Dive Charters:

**Please be at the dock 30 minutes prior to departure**

We suggest a 1-month advance reservation during the on-season (May 31-Sept. 7) to ensure availability of Charter date. Upon receipt of your Private Charter Reservation Form, a 50% nonrefundable deposit of the Charter price will be charged to your credit card. (Deposits will be refunded in case of trip cancellation by the Captain). The day prior to the Charter, the balance will be charged to your credit card. Boat fees do not include any dive equipment or gratuities. No representation is made as to the visibility, speed or direction of currents, water temperature or any other water conditions. Captain reserves the right to cancel any Charter, change the destination of any Charter or refuse to allow anyone to board the vessel or Dive from the vessel.

For your convenience we accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover or cash. No personal checks accepted.

USS Oriskany Dive Suggestions:


*   Bring your Certification Card and Log Book.

*   Divers should have the following equipment (1) whistle, (2) safety sausage, (3) dive computer or dive tables, (4) gloves, (5) timing device/watch, and (6) pressure gauge.

*   We suggest that divers without advanced certification or a deep diver specialty certification secure the services of a Divemaster.

*   Technical diving is permitted only on specially scheduled trips or with private booking.  Additional charges will apply for tech divers.


Dive Rates:

Oriskany dives

2 tank dive                                                              $150.00

3 tank dive                                                              $200.00

2-tank night dive                                                     $180.00

2 Tank dives

2 tank dive out to 12 miles                                    $95.00

2 tank dive out to 20 miles                                    $120.00

2 tank dive past 20 miles                                      $150.00

3 Tank dives

3 tank dive out to 12 miles                                    $125.00

3 tank dive out to 20 miles                                    $150.00

3 tank dive past 20 miles                                      $180.00

Private Charters

Half day private charter at 6 hours                     $900.00

Full day private charter at 8 + hours                  $1400.00

(DM services provided with private charters)

Night Dives

2 tank dive out to 12 miles                                    $125.00

2 tank dive to 20 miles                                          $150.00

2 tank dive past 20 miles                                      $175.00

**Blue Water Adventures is the only dive company that offers a two tank night dive on the Oriskany! Having made the first Full Moon night dive on the Mighty "O" in September of 2006, Blue Water Adventures prides itself in offering the diver a choice of exciting and memorable experiences. You will be amazed with the amount and diversity of marine life that "wakes up" for their evening rendezvous on this awesome dive site. Don't miss our monthly Full Moon night dive on this majestic giant, one you will remember for years to come. Book now, seats fill fast for this once in a lifetime dive. When you come, bring your personal dive gear, including a primary and back-up dive light, your camera, and a towel.**

Technical Dives

Technical divers are welcome to dive the Oriskany aboard the "Y KNOT?" as long as a private charter is booked. 

5 Diver maximum with one set of doubles or a re-breather and 1 set of bail out bottles or hang bottles per person.

Private charter                                                       $1400.00

Oriskany Dive Times:

Daily 6:00 am and 1:00 pm departure times


Standard Dive Times:

Daily Charters Available. Call for information.


Cancellation Policy:


Private Charters: 14-DAY CANCELLATION POLICY APPLIES - YOU MUST CANCEL YOUR PRIVATE CHARTER RESERVATION BY 14 DAYS PRIOR TO THE TRIP TO RECEIVE A FULL REFUND. Cancellations of Private Charters less than 14 days before the trip and "no shows" will be charged at the private charter rate unless rebooking is possible.



Blue Angels Air Show Charters:



Start your day with two dives on the worlds largest artificial reef, then stick your fingers in your ears and watch the world famous Blue Angels perform their acrobatic stunts right over your head, just off Pensacola beach.

Avoid the crowds on the beach and watch the show from the comfort of our boat or floating in the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico.

Lunch and drinks will be provided.

Walk on rate                   $200 p/p
Private Charter               $1500  
Memorial services at sea available. Please call for more information.



Blue Water Adventures

of Pensacola, Florida


South Wind Marina, 10121 Sinton Dr., Pensacola, FL 32507


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