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A full-service scuba diving shop. In Duncan, South Carolina between Greenville and Spartanburg. Learn to scuba dive, look over the scuba gear we offer and join us on a dive charter! We have scuba diving gear for you to rent or buy when you join us at the local lakes for some fresh water diving. Lake Jocassee and Lake Keowee provides great local diving, or the Florida springs during the colder months. Dive trips can be around the world with your imagination being the limitation.
When you visit Foothills Scuba, please let us know if you are a first responder, or military there is special pricing available. Please let us know.
The following is when we are going diving and would love for you to join us.
Past April, 2023
Italy Dive trip... not much can be said, except WOW !!!
CLICK HERE to check out our raw footage of the dive on YouTube
July 30th, 2023
Murrells Inlet, SC ... The City of Richmond wreck from what we could find it was a 250 steel-hulledferry, a five deck passenger ship that sank during a storm while being towed to the Virgin Islands. Some of the structure is may still be intacted. Give us a call, this will be a quick one charter, then have some after dive drinks, always fun!!!
September 20-26, 2023
Cozumel, this is going to be AMAZING and is becoming our favorite place to dive. We will be right on the beach, with a dive shop within 50 feet, with everything in walking distance, and boat charters will be with a World Class Cozumel native, and amazing guide, contact the shop for details!!
CLICK HERE to go to our YouTube Channel with raw footage of our last Cozumel trip, in March, 2023
November 9-13th, 2023
New Orleans ... this will be a first time for us diving here, but we can't wait. Maybe some spearfishing, and Oil-rig diving.
Call and get all the details,and the rally point!!
Everytime, is a Fun Time.
Foothills Scuba has some of the best local diving around!! From the clear mountain water of Lake Jocassee, to the challenging low visibility of local lakes; we have the spot for your liking. Foothills Scuba provides access to all different types of diving. From the beginning diver, to the extremely experienced diver we tailor our charters with you in mind. From recreational and technical diving, night diving, wreck diving and scuba training. The list of diving options in Upstate is truly endless. We will work hard to make sure that you have a wonderful experience with full of adventure with Foothills Scuba!
See what our Charter fleet has to offer
If tropical fish, reefs, huge shipwrecks sound interesting to you. You need to ask us about our amazing Ocean Charters! Foothills Scuba makes a concourse effort for great diving to be affordable, and a family affair. Come and talk with us, let us know what is on your wish list so that we can make your dreams become your next adventure with Foothills Scuba.
Geographically located in the upstate of South Carolina provides Foothills Scuba with an excellent vantage point for all types of scuba diving. Whether it be the clear water quarries of Tennessee, that is just over an hour away. Or, the amazly beautiful, warm water springs of Florida, there is always a fun and exciting dive sight waiting for you.
Winter time is some of the best diving and that‘s when it gets exciting. Dry-suits and warm weather gear provides you the protection from the elements, while you experience nature like you have never seen before. The weather conditions may be frigid outside, but we are as comfortable as can be with the right gear. Ask use about getting Dry-suit certified, we have limited dry-suit rentals.
Foothills Scuba will be having various trip coming up in the near future... please keep an eye on our website for updates, times, and dates!!!.
Discovering Scuba lets someone try Scuba diving out. Within a controlled environment and with a trained professional, you can experience the fun and exciting underwater world.
Open Water Certification provides the diver with the basic skills and knowledge to dive in open water conditions. Whether it is the ocean or a lake, the diver will have shown that they are proficient in their skills and knowledge to dive without supervision.
As the open water diver progresses, they may would like to challenge themselves, or their diving skills. Advance training provides the Scuba diver additional training that expands the already gained knowledge of diving. With different interest the diver can acquire various amounts of training. This training can vary from wreck diving to navigation. Each level / course provides the diver with additional skills that can be applied on that next dive trip!!
As you continue your dive training with us, you can seamlessly transition to an advanced diver. Ask Foothills Scuba staff about this great opportunity.
As a Rescue Diver this course will show you techniques to avoid and manage problems and improve your confidence as a diver. During the course you'll become a better buddy by enhancing your ability to identify potential problems and by practicing dive emergency protocol. The subject is serious but the training is fun - many divers tell us our Rescue Diver course was their favorite!
Foothills Scuba prides itself on the quality of the education that it provides. Scuba diving can be extremely dangerous, or deadly if not done safely. A well educated diver can experience the underwater world safely, with confidence knowing that Foothills Scuba will take the time and effort to ensure your skills will be proficient..
Additional to the many classes that Foothills Scuba prides itself we offer various specialty classes. These classes are designed to expand the diver’s skills and knowledge in a more focused area. While these classes certify the diver in a specific area, this is the beginning of the learning journey. Below are the classes that we offer, if you do not see the class that you would like, contact us, because we may still be able to make it happen!!
|Sidemount Diver||Self-Reliant||Search and Recovery||Underwater Navigator||Night||Public Safety Diver|
|Drift||Full Face Mask||Drysuit||Boat||Enriched Air|
|Aware Coral Reef Conservation||Project Aware||Peak Performance Buoyance||Emergence First Responder (CPR, etc.)||Wreck|
Depending on the certification, e-learning is available for the book work. Foothills Scuba will work with all divers to educate them, the best way for them.
108 Spartanburg Road Duncan, South Carolina 29334