Jack’s Diving Locker in Kona, Hawaii is the place to be for fun and adventure for kids and teens. Hawaii’s ocean environment is filled with pristine coral reefs, colorful reef fish, sea turtles, dolphins, manta rays and more! Through snorkeling and scuba diving, kids and teens discover the beauty and awe of the underwater world while learning new skills and making new friends. Jack’s Diving Locker has been offering scuba and snorkeling programs for kids and teens since 1987 that emphasize ocean ecology, marine life conservation, and environmental stewardship. All camps are 5 days unless otherwise noted.
Jack’s Diving Locker was rated #1 for “Best Family Friendly Experience” for the Pacific, Indian Ocean and Red Sea region in Scuba Diving’s 2019 Reader’s Choice awards.
Ages 6 – 8
June 24 – 28: KEIKI SEA CAMP
July 15 – 19: KEIKI SEA CAMP
July 22 – July 26: KEIKI SEA CAMP ***NEWLY ADDED***
Ages 8 – 14
March 8 – 12: SEA CAMP HAWAII – TURTLE CAMP
June 10 – 14: SEAL TEAM SCUBA CAMP
June 17 – 21: MASTER SEAL TEAM SCUBA CAMP
June 17 – 21: SEA CAMP HAWAII – REEF FISH & EELS
July 8 – 12: SEA CAMP HAWAII – DOLPHINS & WHALES
July 15 – 19: SEAL TEAM SCUBA CAMP
July 29 – Aug 2: SEA CAMP HAWAII – SHARKS & RAYS
Aug 5 – 9: SEA CAMP – OCTOPUS & INVERTEBRATES
Ages 10 – 18 (10-11 year olds with experience upon approval)
June 4 – 7: OPEN WATER SCUBA CAMP (4 days)
July 1-3, July 5: OPEN WATER SCUBA CAMP (4 days)
Ages 10 – 18 (must be certified to take the following:)
June 11-14: ADVANCED OPEN WATER (4 days)
July 9-12: ADVANCED OPEN WATER (4 days)
Aug 5 – 9: OCEAN GUARDIAN CAMP
RESCUE DIVER CAMP (4 days)
SPECIALTY CAMPS: UW Photographer (2 days), UW Navigator (1 day), Boat & Naturalist (1 day), Peak Performance Buoyancy (1 day),
Manta Diver (1 day), Night Diver (day)
PADI: Camp counselors are certified PADI Instructors, Divemasters, and Rescue Divers with 1st Aid/CPR training. Scuba lessons conducted by PADI Instructors or Divemasters. PADI is the Professional Association of Diving Instructors, the world’s largest certification agency.
REGISTRATION: Please use the links above for details about each camp. Registration is now open and starts by calling Jack’s at 808-329-7585 or 1(800) 345-4807 to make a reservation. Space is limited, so please make reservations early. Please review the registration FORMS. Completed forms and payment due 30 days or more prior to camp start date.
CANCELLATION POLICY: Any cancellations during the final 7 days prior to the camp will result in full charge for the camp.
GEAR: Gear is provided.
CAMPERS BRING: Lunch, snacks, water bottle, surf shirt or rash guard, swimsuit, towel, mask/snorkel/fins, sweatshirt or jacket. Some camps require additional course materials such as dive slates, dive planners, log books, etc.
CAMPER DISCOUNT: Campers receive a 10% discount on course materials, dive or snorkel gear, and most merchandise at Jack’s Diving Locker.