Hailey Staton, 22, joins the Moondance family as a first-time leader from Atlanta, Georgia. Hailey is currently a rising junior at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, taking advantage of everything the Tarheels have to offer! Hailey is studying Media and Journalism coupled with Exercise and Sports Science. Since being at UNC Chapel Hill, Hailey has gotten involved in the organization, Order of the Bell Tower, and serves as the Chapter Correspondent Chair for her sorority. Not only does Hailey's passion include anything and everything Tarheel, but Hailey is also an avid-baker. In high school, Hailey created a virtual baking platform called Hailey Bakes in order to showcase her amazing creations and take orders. Also, in high school, Hailey found her passion for Moondance as she attended her first trip as rising freshmen. Hailey was a student on our California and proceeded to expand her horizons on our Big Wild trip. We are so excited to have Hailey as a leader for a second time this summer after her amazing job in Iceland in 2022!
John Shoemaker, 21, was born in Richmond, Virginia but has lived everywhere from Coronado, Colorado to London, England! John is currently a rising senior at Clemson University where he studies Political Science. On campus, he serves as the Interfraternity Council President, a University Tour Guide, and is a Thomas F. Chapman Leadership Scholar. John is a charismatic, driven, engaging, and dynamic leader who possess a unique ability to connect with—and inspire—young people. He is going to be a rockstar Trip Leader this summer and we are so excited for him to join the Moondance Family!
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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