trips & adventures

The Great Lakes Shipwreck Festival          Saturday, March 3, 2018    9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Dive the Great Lakes???   Learn what it takes to dive the Great Lakes.  See some of the thousands of wrecks that lay on the bottom of these lakes.  Hear their history and what it takes to find and identify the ships from the shipwreck hunters themselves.

This exciting event takes place in the Morris Lawrence Building on the campus of Washtenaw Community College at 4800 East Huron River Dr., Ann Arbor, Michigan. On line tickets and more info at

Shipwrecks / 2018          Saturday, April 7, 2018    9:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Niagara Divers' Association will present its 24th Annual Shipwrecks Symposium, "Shipwrecks/2018" on Saturday, April 7, 2018 at Centennial High School, 240 Thorold Road, Welland, Ontario. This is the same location they have used for the last 21 years and features an 1100 seat auditorium with theater style seating and an excellent sound system.

As in the past, they have plans for numerous multimedia presentations by both world renowned and local speakers. Lunch, refreshments and door prizes will be included. Speakers will have tables and meet with guests during breaks and lunch. A display area is available for non-profit diving related groups and Gold Level sponsors.  For complete details

Nautical Archaeology Training Workshop          Saturday & Sunday, April 28 & 29, 2018   
Learn the basics of surveying a shipwreck.  Become familiar with ship terms, laws & ethics, research, survey tools,  trilateration and much more.  The workshop is held at the National Museum of the Great Lakes, 1701 Front St., Toledo, Ohio.  For details visit

MAST Annual Dinner          Saturday, April 28, 2018
This dinner is open to anyone who has an interest in Great Lakes, Shipwrecks or Archeology.  The dinner is held at the Seagate Convention Center, 401 Jefferson Ave., Toledo, Ohio.  For details visit

Annual Cookout, Diving & Camping Weekend          Saturday & Sunday, July 21 & 22, 2018
MARK YOUR CALENDARS!!!   Don't miss out on this fun filled weekend.  Saturday night cookout, we do the cooking.  Reduced rates on equipment rentals.  Don't have a dive buddy, we will fix you up with one.  You can camp or motel, but don't miss the campfire.  Fun for the entire family, the swim beach is beautiful, the diving is great, the food & company is wonderful.  You can complete your Advance Diver certification this weekend.


St. Claire River Diving          Saturday, July 28, 2018
This trip is a blast.  Scuba diving in a river may not sound like much fun, until you couple good visibility with lots of bass, walleye and crayfish to entertain you.  Plus who knows what lost treasure you will uncover.  Pre-requisite:  Advanced Diver w/ River & Current Certification.

St. Lawrence River Diving           Friday, Saturday & Sunday, August 24 & 26, 2018
The warm surface waters of Eastern Lake Ontario flows eastward into the St. Lawrence River, resulting in an amazing 72 degrees water temperature from surface to 100+ feet.  These warm waters flow past the quant and historical river towns of Rockport and Brockville.  Join us on this no hassle weekend for diving on a variety of shipwrecks - and a chance to find an antique bottle during a drift dive.  Non-divers and divers can enjoy Castle Tours or relax with good company and fabulous food while exploring historical Brockville.  Enjoy 3 days of charter boat diving (up to 8 dives).

Lost Treasure Recovery Dive           Saturday, September 15, 2018
Help us clean up a local waterway....  Dive, Eat and wind prizes....   Details coming soon

Bonaire, Dutch Caribbean           November 3 - 10, 2018

Galapagos Islands aboard the Aggressor III Livaboard           June 20 - 27, 2019    NOTE: Year 2019
SAVE $400.00
when deposit is received by March 1, 2018.