Giant Stride Charters Dive Boat - Day Diving - Catalina Front Side (i.e. Ship Rock/Grotto, etc.) (Open to all Certified Divers and those enrolled in our Open Water Diver course)

Reserve your trip now:

Phone: 424-744-8384

Front Side of Catalina Island

We currently have the following dates scheduled:
Date(s): Time:
March 12, 2023 Departing: 6:00 am and Returning: 5:00 pm
July 29, 2023 Departing: 6:00 am and Returning: 5:00 pm

Located in easy to find, San Pedro, California, The Giant Stride Dive Boat is a perfect 6 passenger dive boat that caters to photographers, technical divers and Open Water Students!  This is a diving trip that includes up to 3 dives in the beautiful kelp forests off Santa Catalina Island at a small island that actually looks like a ship!  Easy to navigate, this trip is open to all.

Boarding is at 6:30am and the return is at approximately 5:00pm.

Destinations and schedules are subject to change due to weather and ocean conditions and final decisions are at the Captain's digression.


  • Valid Scuba Certification Card
  • All Scuba Gear (rental gear available, call for pricing and availability)
  • 2 Full Scuba Tanks
  • Dive Light (recommended)
  • Personal Items (dry clothes, medications, etc.)
  • Transportation to and from the Boat Dock
  • Parking
  • Meals and Drinks
  • Gratuities (for both the Dive Boat and Instructor Staff)

Rental gear is available at In2Deep in Santa Monica, but some items may be limited, so book early! 

NOTE: All rental gear must be picked up the day prior to the trip and returned the day after, cleaned of all sand and debris (or a cleaning fee applies).