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Great Lakes Dive Charters explore the waters of Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary and The Straits of Mackinac Underwater Preserve. For over 40 years we have been helping divers explore some of the best-preserved shipwrecks in the entire world.

We offer charters for all levels, as well as non-diving trips to explore Thunder Bay:

  • Snorkeling
  • Freediving & Spearfishing
  • Sport diving
  • Technical diving
  • Lighthouse & sightseeing tours

For more information on the wrecks and other features, please see the following web sites:

Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary

Straits of Mackinac Shipwreck Preserve

The Boat

Our main vessel is the Dill-Emma, a Marinette 28. It is a spacious and comfortable platform from which to explore our waters, with a fully-enclosed cabin, benches, dive platform, fins-on ladder and a crane for ease of loading heavy equipment. It is equipped with GPS, depth finder and radar.

The Captain

Capt. Nick Myers holds a USCG 100 Ton Master License and has been sailing the waters of Lake Huron since 2011. He is a PADI SCUBA Instructor, DAN Instructor and FII level II Freediver.


Snorkeling (3 sites and/or 3 hrs): $60/person**

Freediving (2 sites and/or 5 hrs): $100/diver†

Sport diving (2 dives): $125/diver†

Technical diving (2 decompression dives): $175/diver†

*Surcharges may apply for additional time, dives, transportation, etc. Please see contract for details.
**Includes equipment if needed.
†All divers are limited to the depth and conditions of their certification unless accompanied by an instructor as part of formal training. All divers must present proof of certification and training.