Your Crew

Your Crew

Experience

Not old… just wise! With all of our years on the water combined, we are probably the most experienced dolphin cruise experts out there who absolutely loves what we do!

Passion

We live and breathe this stuff! From being Dive Masters in Hawaii to marine mammal researchers, we are passionate about giving you the same experience that has kept us STOKED our entire lives!

Consistency

Unlike Forrest Gump, this dolphin cruise is not like a box of chocolates! You can expect the same level of professionalism, integrity, & enthusiasm with each and every cruise that departs from the dock.
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Capt. Mark Collins

Captain Mark is a licensed United States Coast Guard Merchant Marine Officer certified to operate vessels up to 100 gross integrated tons. He has been working professionally on vessels for hire since 1993. In addition to that he is also a certified P.A.D.I. Scuba Divemaster and a 1989 graduate of Coastal Carolina University. He has not only had years of experience locally but also spent seven years working with whales and dolphins in the Hawaiian Islands. Captain Mark Collins is also an owner of Blue Wave Adventures.

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Capt. Mark Collins

Captain Mark is a licensed United States Coast Guard Merchant Marine Officer certified to operate vessels up to 100 gross integrated tons. He has been working professionally on vessels for hire since 1993. In addition to that he is also a certified P.A.D.I. Scuba Divemaster and a 1989 graduate of Coastal Carolina University. He has not only had years of experience locally but also spent seven years working with whales and dolphins in the Hawaiian Islands. Captain Mark Collins is also an owner of Blue Wave Adventures.

Amy Collins

Amy has twenty years of experience working on the water. She is a P.A.D.I. Certified Scuba Divemaster. She spent six years in the Hawaiian islands. During that time she worked for a small production company doing underwater filming of whales, dolphins and a variety of other sea life. In addition, she was a crew member on a sixty five foot sailing catamaran. She is also 1990 graduate of the University of Colorado. Amy Collins is also an owner of Blue Wave Adventures.

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Amy Collins

Amy has twenty years of experience working on the water. She is a P.A.D.I. Certified Scuba Divemaster. She spent six years in the Hawaiian islands. During that time she worked for a small production company doing underwater filming of whales, dolphins and a variety of other sea life. In addition, she was a crew member on a sixty five foot sailing catamaran. She is also 1990 graduate of the University of Colorado. Amy Collins is also an owner of Blue Wave Adventures.

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Hannah Arden

Hannah was born in Kansas and eventually moved to Maine in the early 2000’s with her family where she was introduced to the ocean life.  As a high school student she was led onto a dolphin research opportunity at the Bahamas Marine Mammal Research Organization. From there she went on to study and graduate from Coastal Carolina University with a BS in Marine Science in 2015.  In addition, she became NAUI Dive certified.  She has been working on the water since 2010 with Blue Wave Adventures continuing to do more dolphin research here in Murrells Inlet.

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Hannah Arden

Hannah was born in Kansas and eventually moved to Maine in the early 2000’s with her family where she was introduced to the ocean life.  As a high school student she was led onto a dolphin research opportunity at the Bahamas Marine Mammal Research Organization. From there she went on to study and graduate from Coastal Carolina University with a BS in Marine Science in 2015.  In addition, she became NAUI Dive certified.  She has been working on the water since 2010 with Blue Wave Adventures continuing to do more dolphin research here in Murrells Inlet.

Buc Collins

Buc is a good ole Labrador Retreiver who loves the ocean just as much as we do! Buc is 8 years old and enjoys very large rawhide bones, saltwater mist around his nose, and the cool breeze flapping under his ears!

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Buc Collins

Buc is a good ole Labrador Retreiver who loves the ocean just as much as we do! Buc is 8 years old and enjoys very large rawhide bones, saltwater mist around his nose, and the cool breeze flapping under his ears!

CONTACT US

 Have questions or need help with trip details? Feel free to drop us an e-mail anytime!

 

Info@BlueWaveAdventures.com