Welcome to the experience of a lifetime sailing on "RAISING More CANE," a 48 foot beautiful sloop.
She is a Kirie Feeling 486 built in France in 1996. This luxury yacht was built not only for speed, but has been outfitted below decks for the ultimate in cruising comfort. She has a history of four Bahamas crossing and thousands of hours sailing the Atlantic costal waters. She draws 6 ft. of water and has a beam of 15 ft.
She is under the command of Captain Marcus S. Mullis, owner and operator. With over 30 years of sailing experience to his credit. Capt. Mullis hails from Valdosta Ga. now residing on Hilton Head Island SC. Capt. Mullis has sailed the Pacific, Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico waters with well over a thousand hours at the helm.
Your sailing experience begins with a short familiarization/safety tour of the yacht. Departing the dock and heading into Broad Creek you will be given a tour of the surrounding palatial homes, some history of the island and a briefing on how a sailboat uses the wind to move. Once we reach Calibogue Sound, appox. 30 min, we hoist the sails and let the fun begin. Did we mention Dolphins? Yes, please bring cameras as you want many photos of our large Dolphin population in the surrounding coastal waters, not to mention the smiling faces of your family and friends. Also being a pristine marine environment, Calibogue sound offers many additional photo opts with a diverse animal population, including diving Pelicans, Osprey, Sea Gulls, meandering Jellyfish, and the occasional Sea Turtle.
Please join us for a sailing adventure you will never forget.