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Nov 12

2013 Wreck & Goliath Grouper Photo Trip

If you are a fan of seeing wrecks and Goliath grouper, we have a great trip planned for you in 2013.    This photography trip departs the evening of Sept 5th and returns Sunday afternoon September 8th.  Our plan is to spend one day diving the wreck of the Baja California, one day diving the... Read More
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Jul 12

Dive with us!

Florida Spiny Lobster season is just around the corner. We run regular lobstering trips to the open areas of the Dry Tortugas and Marquesas beginning in August. Also, we make dive trips to the newly placed USS Mohawk. She’s a 165ft Coast Guard Cutter that was sunk 28 miles west of Sanibel as an artificial... Read More
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Jul 12

Mohawk full of life already

Only 12 days after sinking, the USCG ship Mohawk has attracted massive schools of bait and even a goliath grouper has moved in.   We ran a two dive trip to the Mohawk on July 14 and one of our divers captured this video: Video of Mohawk after 12... Read More
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Jul 12

Get on the July 2012 Photo Trip!

We just go back from our last photo trip on July 1st. Seas were glassy flat and visibility an incredible top to bottom in 100 feet of water in the ecological reserve west of Loggerhead Key. These conditions were absolutely perfect and among the best seen in 13 years. There is still room available on... Read More
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Jul 10

July 2010 Photo Trip a big Hit

Though winds were brisk and seas a bit choppy, the July photo trip to the USS Vandenberg and Tortugas Ecological Reserve was a big hit with a full boat of photographers and videographers.  We made four dives on the Vandenberg on day one, then headed west for two solid days of diving in the Tortugas... Read More
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Jun 10

The Ultimate Getaway

Customized dive trips to your tastes! Chartered diving trips to the Dry Tortugas, Florida’s most remote diving destination, aboard The Ultimate Getaway. Dive schedules are customized to the individuals on board. From photography to lobstering to technical diving. View our trip itinerary for more details on where you’ll dive and find out more about such... Read More
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Mar 10

New Website!

We’re excited about our new website! Not only do we now have a blog, but we’ll have photo contests and a complete online store very soon. Feel free to tell us what you think of our new website. See you on your next trip aboard the Ultimate... Read More
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Feb 10

Dry Tortugas Diving

Diving photography by Brian Dombrowski of subsurfacemedia.com. Diving the Dry Tortugas on the Ultimate Getaway – liveaboard sailing from Fort Myers Beach, Florida. All of our friendly, courteous and helpful crew members are certified dive masters. They will assist you in all your endeavors as well as provide for your safety and comfort. All lobsters... Read More