Toucari St. John, Dominica West Indies
SALT Dive, Toucari, Dominica, aims to create, develop, and mentor eco-conscious divers and dive professionals who are ambassadors for the ocean. Dive trips and courses are led and taught by PADI IDC Staff Instructor, Kayla Rognlie, and our passionate & professional staff.
SALT Dive is open for business by reservation / pre-booking only.
Rethink Your Relationship With The Sea! – We strive to provide our guests a unique Nature Isle experience that fosters a love of diving, encourages active lifestyles and supports physical and emotional wellness.
Please inquire about diving and our other immersive & unique activities associated with Dominica lush natural environment.
OUr Dive Sites
Diving the North West of Dominica has so much to offer! Shore diving is abundant as reefs begin in shallow water in our calm bays and drop off to over 130ft. We’ve also got wrecks, walls, and multi-site dives! Learn more about the incredible dives and some of our well known and lesser known dive sites that you can visit when diving with SALT.
Adopted dive site
SALT has adopted Toucari Bay as part of Project AWARE's Adopt A Dive Site. We make a point to do at least 1 dive dedicated to 'dive against debris in Toucari Bay each month to add to our data for the bay. Join us in picking up marine debris, sorting and collecting data to submit to Project AWARE. You can view data from all our Dive Against Debris Dives.
We host monthly conservation events from beach cleanups to educational movie nights, please see our events calendar for more information on future events!
Owner/IDC Staff Instructor
Kayla has over 10 years of experience teaching Scuba Diving in the United States, Barbados and Dominica. She enjoys teaching all levels of scuba and specializes in conservation based courses including Coral Watch, Project AWARE’s Dive Against Debris & Coral Reef Conservation. Kayla loves teaching people of all ages, mentoring all of her students through certifications. She teaches over 10 specialty courses and eagerly anticipates passing along her knowledge and passion for diving to everyone.
Rich is a maverick in the kitchen! He’s well versed in all types of cooking and specializes in using fresh, local ingredients when creating daily menus. Rich is a PSI-PCI Cylinder Inspector, Equipment Specialist and currently training to become a PADI Divemaster.
Nickroy has been diving in the North West of Dominica for about a decade, he knows our dive sites like the back of his hand, and is knowledgable about their history and the creatures you might encounter. Nickroy loves finding hidden creatures like crabs, lobster, octopus and sea horses! Enjoy diving with this cheerful PADI Divemaster leading the way!
Donna is passionate about the ocean and scuba diving and can’t wait to complete her PADI Divemaster certification! As a Fisherwoman she knows a lot about our local fishes and threats specific to local fisheries. Her most prized certification is her Coral First Aid Specialty Certification which she hopes to put to work on Dominica. Always excited to get in the water she is a fun and enthusiastic guide and assistant!