Catalina Island Scuba Diving Trips Aboard the Scuba Cat

Catalina Island is world renowned for its crystal clear waters and superb diving. Come aboard the Scuba Cat for a 2-tank boat dive at one or more locations along our beautiful coastline.

Don't want to lug all your gear over to the island? We offer discounts on our gear package rental when you book in conjunction with our boat dives. The standard gear package, when booked in conjunction with a boat dive, is $60 per diver and includes a weight belt, mask, snorkel, fins, wetsuit, BC, regulator and octopus. The upgraded gear package is $75 per diver and includes a mask, snorkel, fins, wetsuit, integrated BC, regulator, octopus and dive computer.


About the Scuba Cat

The Scuba Cat is equipped with a sun deck, 2 wide-easy exit ladders, 3 hot water shower heads, 2 camera tables, fresh water equipment & camera rinse tank, head and sink. Knowledgeable boat captain and dive master will accompany you on this trip.

This trip includes 2 filled tanks (aluminum 80s), weight belts, boat dive at one or more locations, and lunch. Diving on this boat is not guided.  For "guided" adventures, please contact the shop directly to arrange. Complimentary snacks, sodas, and water are available on board. Snorkelers and ride-alongs are welcome on this trip.

boat diving on Catalina Island

What you need to know

  • Daily 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. (Return time could be extended up to an hour)

  • Duration: Approximately 5 hours

  • Gear is not included. You are welcome to bring your own gear or you can rent gear for an additional cost.

  • Lunch included along with snacks and drinks (lunch selection made at time of reservation)

  • Minimum Age: 10 years old for divers, 8 years old for snorkelers, 8 years old for ride alongs

  • Divers: 2-tank dive $125.00 (aluminum 80s)

  • Ride-a-Long: $55.00/per person

  • Snorkelers: $85, includes gear

  • The shop opens at 8 a.m. and the boat departs at 9 a.m. If you need to rent gear or analyze enriched air please arrive by 8:15 a.m. 

  • 6 person minimum for boat dives.  If minimum not met for the date you have chosen, you will be notified and issued a full refund. 

  • Guided dives can also be arranged.