Kai Zimmermann, 23, grew up in Fishers, Indiana and is a recent graduate from the University of Cincinnati with a degree in Operations Management and International Business. Last summer, Kai lived in Germany working in international operations. Kai remembers his time at summer camps as transformative and full of fun, and he is ready to create memories like his for his Moondance students! He will be a stellar mentor and trip leader. Kai is creative, eager, and ready to give his Moondance students the best summer ever!
Katherine Herndon, 22, grew up in Crozet, Virginia, and recently graduated from the University of North Carolina with a B. S. in Psychology. Katherine first experienced Moondance as a student on The Grand in 2017. Her leaders guided her through challenges with fun-filled moments and wonderful Mentorship. Katherine hopes to create the same environment for her students on Colorado Trail! She is passionate, intelligent, and a wonderful mentor. We cannot wait for Katherine to start her summer as a Moondance leader, and for her to build lifelong memories with her students!
Trip Mize, 20, is a rising junior at Sewanee and grew up in Atlanta, Georgia! He started off his journey with Moondance on our Northern Lights trip, where he found joy in being out of his comfort zone, built relationships to last a lifetime, and fell in love with Alaska! Trip loves working with students, and spent the past few summers working as a camp counselor at High Hampton and The Westminster Schools. Trip is so thrilled to create the special Moondance experience that his leaders facilitated for him. We think Trip will do such a stellar job this summer, and we can’t wait for it to start!
9am-5pm M-F CST
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