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Black Hills Aquatic Adventures

Black Hills Aquatic Adventures

Start your many marine adventures here with us...

 (605) 791-1262

Hours of Operation
Wed-Fri: 10am-5pm
(Winter hours: Thu close 4pm)
Sat: 9am-5pm
Closed Sun-Tues
402 E Fairmont Blvd, Ste B
Rapid City, SD 57701

Water Temp Update

As of early May, Pactola water temps are in the 40s.

Upcoming Courses

Learn how to scuba dive all year long. We offer open water classes almost every month. Click to check class dates


Shop from the comfort of your home (we sure will be glad to see you in person though). Shop online

Dive Travel

We are getting ready for a trip to the Florida Keys end of January into February. We did it last year, and the timing was great (although it did end in the shop freezing - we won't do that again).

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Upcoming Events:   Check Class or Event Calendars for class dates.(all class schedules posted soon)

Advanced SCUBA diver Class coming in September 
Dry-Suit Class coming in October
Ocean Reef  Integrated Diving Mask (IDM) Class October

Adaptive SCUBA Diving : 
Black Hills Aquatic Adventures 
is proud to announce that we are now a member of the HANDICAPPED SCUBA DIVERS ASSOCIATION and can now train and certify (once meeting requirements) Adaptive (handicapped) divers and their dive buddy's in 0pen water and advanced open water certifications. We can usually work with such disabilities as PTSD, Para and Quadriplegia, Amputees, TBI injuries, Developmental Disabilities and more ... Please feel free to contact Jim at the dive shop for more information,


 Dive Trips: Scheduled Dive Trip: To Be Announced 

check out our web page, FB page, or stop in to the shop for more information

Most trips will have specific safety regulations to meet prior to the trip. BHAA is working with Deep Blue Adventures to set up some dive and adventure trips for the 2021 year, stay tuned for more information-  Costa Rica Adventure trip, Cozumel, Cayman Islands. In the meantime, please check out Deep Blue Adventures virtual events, which we've added to our calendar. These webinars have been a great way to keep dreaming about travel even while stuck at home. We are also setting up local trips to the Florida Keys and along the eastern coast for a variety of diving.

Check out our dive travel tab for more information (new information coming soon)

Black Hills Aquatic Adventures
Shop here for the latest in SCUBAPRO Equipment. We service, repair and maintain all products we sell.
We offer annual visual cylinder inspections.

NAUI recreational dive classes include: all levels open water to instructor.
Public Safety Diver Classes: Tender and Basic level 
Divers Alert Network Classes: CPR/1st Aid, 1st aid for Hazardous Marine Life injuries, Accident Management
Ocean Reef Courses: Integrated Diving Mask and Communication Course/Accredited Instructor Course (non-agency specific)

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 Phone: (605) 791-1262
 402 E Fairmont Blvd, Ste B
 Rapid City, SD 57701