Captain Steve Hernden is a U.S. Coast Guard certified 50-Ton Master. He grew up on the shore of Lake Huron and fostered a love of the water from a young age. He has experience boating on the Great Lakes as well as the waters surrounding Florida. Captain Steve is a Firefighter/Paramedic and Public Safety Rescue Diver/Instructor for the Cape Coral Fire Department, as well as a NAUI Instructor.
First Mate Diana
Diana grew up diving, fishing, and boating in Southwest Florida. She is an Engineer/Paramedic and Public Safety Rescue Diver/Instructor with the Iona McGregor Fire District, as well as a NAUI Instructor.
Island Coast Excursions is proud to introduce their new vessel, Tortuga. Tortuga is a 26 foot Glacier Bay catamaran with twin Suzuki motors. Tortuga can accommodate up to 6 guests. Amenities on board include a cabin with marine head, canvas enclosure for cool or rainy days, as well as a large cooler for food and beverages. Dive charter guests will enjoy a walk-out transom with dive platform and ladder.