Captain Paul Mitchell
Captain Mary Joan Oexmann

Captain Paul Mitchell has 40+ years boating experience in American and European waters. Paul and his wife Captain Mary Joan Oexmann have skippered yachts on passages from Charleston to Annapolis, Bermuda, Beaufort, Savannah & Georgetown. Paul has sailed from England to France, Spain and Gibraltar. Both hold a United States Coast Guard (USCG) License which qualifies them to embark up to 6 passengers aboard the "New Horizon".

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Available Charters

 Harbor Yacht Tours

We use various routes of up to 12 nautical miles. We will sail close to commercial wharves and historic waterfront areas. more info.

Sailing lessons Charleston SC Sailing Lessons

If you are a novice the aim will be for you to become confident with handling a yacht under sail or power. If you already have some sailing experience then I will work with you to build your skill set in navigation, boat handling and seamanship.


Sunset Cruise

Experience the beautiful city of Charleston at sunset from the water with our 2hr BYOB Sunset Sail.

private sailing charters Charleston SC Private Charters

Charleston Sail offers overnight trips as well as a Day Sail (6 hr.) with stop for lunch and swim.

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New Horizon Charleston Sail
Ripley Light Yacht Club
95 Ripley Pointe Drive
Includes Free Parking

Yacht Details

  • 2005 Beneteau 323
  • Sloop rig with furling mainsail
  • 110% furling genoa
  • 20hp yanmar diesel engine
  • 2 double cabins
  • Built locally in Marion S.C.

Main saloon with dining table. Includes a bathroom with hot water shower.


New Horizon Charleston Sail
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