Bess Bryant, 20, returns to Moondance for the first time as a Trip leader after attending the Dolomites and Thailand as a student! Bess is from Concord, North Carolina and is a rising sophomore at Washington and Lee University. Before starting college, she spent 3-months backpacking in Colorado and Utah and then working at a tourist shop in Kennebunkport, Maine! Last summer, Bess helped lead adventure trips for the Kids Program at the Paradise Guest Ranch in Buffalo, WY. She couldn’t be more excited to meet her students and use her captivating personality, high energy, and love for Moondance to create the trip of a lifetime!
Dan Higgins, 22, grew up in Boston and attends Clemson University where he studies Mechanical Engineering. On campus, Dan hikes, conducts research for Clemson Engineers for Developing Countries. Dan loved his experiences at camp growing up, especially the time to unplug and build unique relationships. He is so thrilled to facilitate the same experiences with his students, and to create a fun-filled summer with Moondance!
Elizabeth Hunter, 21, is a rising junior at the University of Virginia studying Systems Engineering, and grew up in Charlotte, North Carolina. She also plays on the varsity field hockey team, is a member of the society of Women Engineers, and spent a semester studying at the London School of Economics. Elizabeth went on Maui as a student, and loved the joy, laughs, and learning she experienced while on her trip. Elizabeth is so excited to meet her California Discovery students this summer and show them what the Moondance experience is all about!
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PO Box 23350
Nashville, TN 37202
209 Tenth Avenue South
Nashville, TN 37203
First times stay with you forever, and our Discovery trips will give you an unforgettable introduction to outdoor adventure. For those with an appetite for the wild, or those who have never slept beneath the stars, these multi-sport adventures will introduce you to a lifetime of exploration.
From the golden coast, to the purple mountains majesty, expand your homeland on one of our Classic Trips. These expeditions are designed to show you vast beauty and adventure. Multi-sport trips take you climbing, rafting, backpacking, paddling and discovering the most stunning wildernesses in the land of the free.
Leadership trips are crafted to hone your expedition skills in the most rugged, challenging and beautiful terrain we offer. One part wilderness immersion, one part leadership curriculum, these adventures are designed for those looking to increase their skills in the wild and in the world. Bring out your most confident and competent self on one of our Leadership trips.
Some of the wildest and most wondrous destinations can open your eyes to the greatness of giving back. Our Service trips are designed to take you off the beaten path with a purpose. Immerse yourself in a deeper version of adventure travel, by making a positive impact on the communities and environments you visit.
There are spaces available for both genders for the upcoming season.
We are full for girls, but we have select spots for a boy.
We are full for boys, but we have select spots for a girl.
This trip is currently full and we are accepting students on a waitlist through enrollment request submissions. You may be enrolled in a trip and on another trip’s waitlist. There is no financial obligation to be placed on a waitlist, and you can be on as many waitlists as you would like.Enroll