Brooke Butterfield, 24, is a graduate of the University of South Carolina and studied Marine Science. She has experience sailing and conducting oceanographic research in various parts of the world. Since graduation, Brooke has been working at the Marine Dynamics Institute in the She is a SCUBA extraordinaire, and we are so excited for Brooke to bring her passion and enthusiasm for marine life to Moondance this summer. She is currently working towards her PADI Divemaster. Her experience as a leader and her commitment to learning is inspiring to us all. Her positivity and love for nature helped her shine while leading our Hawaiian Islands trip in 2021. She completed an incredible second summer with us in 2022 in Thailand, and we cannot wait to have her back for a third summer!
Samuel Ligon, 21, hails from Lookout Mountain, Georgia, and is a rising senior at Montana State University where he studies Marketing. Samuel developed a love for the outdoors at an early age when he was introduced to everything they had to offer by his father and grandfather. This passion has only continued to grow during his time in Bozeman where he enjoys rock climbing, skiing, mountain biking, and backpacking. In addition, Samuel also has a strong desire to mentor high school students—working as a guide with High Point Zip Adventures and serving as a Youth Intern at Lookout Mountain Presbyterian Church during the last few summers. He has an extremely mature, yet authentic and goofy demeanor, that is sure to inspire his students this summer. We are so excited for Samuel to join the Moondance Family!
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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