Latest News...and Fun Stuff we have planned!



WHEN: September 9th - 16th, 2018

Yes it is Sunset House's 60 anniversary and we are going down for the big bash and the Grand Party for the International SCUBA Diving Hall of Fame installation on Grand Cayman. Two of Key Largo's finest are getting installed, Stephen Frink and Dick Rutkowski, a party to remember.

Our own Capt. Slate was installed in 2004 and is going on this trip along with daughter Capt. Sky! We are partnering with Under Pressure Sports, Sebring, FL and Hurley's Wet Adventures, Tarpon Springs, FL for the trip of the year.

The trip is September 9-16 diving every day, one two tank half day trip per day and unlimited shore diving) and prices are great, plus all the other bennies from Sunset House for the anniversary celebration.

For a Courtyard Room only $1650 for diver and $1150 for non diver per person double occupancy. For Oceanview Room, only $1800 for diver and $1200. for non diver. Included also in price is –roundtrip airport transfers-made to order breakfast daily-welcome glass of champagne-Cathy Church special gift-tax and service charges-special edition anniversary Sunset House 60th anniversary t-shirt-of course we dive the great wreck Kittiwake, and Sting Ray City and the beautiful walls of Cayman!

We have only 15 spaces and already have 8 people signed up so get it on your calendar today and call us at 305-451-3020. We will sell out by the end of March. Call or email today, If you have never been to Cayman you don't want to miss this trip. I been going since 1974, can't remember how many times but can't get enough of the fun. Seriously, call today, deposit of $400. due to hold reservation, once you are confirmed an information packet and payment plan will be sent out. Don't miss the fun!

Make your reservations today: 305-451-3020 or 800-331-3483.

Sunken Treasure Workshop

Learn to find Sunken Treasure with World Famous Treasure Diver Carl Fismer on the 1733 Spanish Galleons, dives/classes monthly

WHEN: Monthly

Learn to Find Sunken Treasure With World Famous Treasure Hunters: The experience of a lifetime awaits you as you now have the opportunity to spend the day with real successful Treasure Hunters in the Florida Keys learning how to find Sunken Treasure on the 1733 fleet of Spanish Galleons. Capt. Carl Fismer "FIZZ" and Captain Bradley Williamson, who have over 60 years of combined experience, will teach you how to find and recover lost Sunken Treasure and we will take you to two wreck sites of a 1733 Spanish Galleon.....for more information please visit

Make your reservations today: 305-451-3020 or 800-331-3483.

 Twin Tuesdays Dive the Duane and the Bibb

Twins on Tuesdays!

Now dive the 'twins' (sister ships) 327' USCG Cutters DUANE and BIBB every Tuesday, weather permitting. We leave at 1:00 pm for a great dive on the 'TWINS". Also you can earn your Wreck, Deep and NITROX Specialty courses. Deep to 130', Wreck to penetrate the ships and NITROX to give you more bottom time. So what a great package for you to see the
"TWINS" in one two tank dive afternoon.

The Wreck specialty is only $250. includes 4 dives and two dive trips, Deep Specialty is only $150 and includes two dives one dive trip and NITROX only $100. However if you sign up for all three courses at the same time the price is only $400.

Regular dive charter to the wrecks is $90 and includes tanks and weights, $110. for all the gear.

For more information give us a call today: 305-451-3020 or 800-331-3483.

 Veteran Sailing Instruction and Adventures

Now offering Sailing Adventures and Instruction for Veterans!

Captain Slate would like to welcome aboard Capt. Joe Mastrangelo and his company Veteran Sailing Association - now offering ASA sailing instruction (levels 101 - 105) as well as liveaboard sailing/spearfishing charters.A Joe is a native of Miami, FL who has been sailing, diving and spearfishing the waters of the Florida Keys and Bahamas for over 30 years. He holds a USCG 100 Ton Captains License, a PADI Master Instructor License and is an ASA sailing instructor. He is also a US Navy SEAL.


Veterans who are in the VA system may be eligible for a sponsored 101 Keel Boat course with the Veterans Sailing Association when you sign up and take a full certification course from Capt. Slate's Scuba Adventures, either a open water, advanced, rescue or dive master course! Call for prices on courses. Great way to learn to dive and sail at one place!

For more information give us a call today: 305-451-3020 or 800-331-3483.

Dive In to our New Location!

We are a designated Guy Harvey Dive Outfitters Outpost!

Captain Slate's Scuba Adventures has partnered with Dr. Guy Harvey - longtime friend of Capt. Slate's, world famous artist, and conservationist of the sea from Jamaica. Guy Harvey is also the new management owner of the Islander Resort here in Islamorada. Being designated as a Guy Harvey Outpost is a BIG DEAL for us! We are proud of being RECOGNIZED and PROMOTED internationally by such an industry icon! Also, due to this affiliation we are able to offer some great "Stay/Dive" Packages with the Islander in Islamorada!

Handicapped Divers Welcome!

Handicapped Divers Welcome at Capt. Slate's!

Captain Slate's Scuba Adventures is pleased to continue it's 30+ year tradition of working with handicapped divers and wounded warrior divers with Deptherapy. Deptherapy is the cutting edge of handicapped scuba instruction offering the best and safest diving experience for our handicapped divers, we look forward to our continued relationship with Deptherapy. Capt. Slate's boats, store and grounds are handicapped friendly; and we welcome, as always, our handicapped divers. Please call us if you have any questions. ~ Capt. Slate.