• 2013 Photo Treks in Lewiston with friends from Tree Street Youth

    2013 Photo Treks in Lewiston with friends from Tree Street Youth

  • "From the 'Hood to the Woods" on Monhegan Island

    “From the ‘Hood to the Woods” on Monhegan Island

  • 7th Grade Teen Trekkers at Acadia National Park

    7th Grade Teen Trekkers at Acadia National Park

  • 8th GradeTrekkers visiting orchards in Up State New York

    8th GradeTrekkers visiting orchards in Up State New York

  • 10th Grade Trekkers in Colorado at Sand Dunes National Park

    10th Grade Trekkers in Colorado at Sand Dunes National Park

  • Trekkers at Oregon Sand Dunes

    Trekkers at Oregon Sand Dunes

  • 8th Grade Trekkers at Lake Ontario

    8th Grade Trekkers at Lake Ontario

Our Mission

Trekkers is a non-profit, outdoor-based mentoring program that connects young people with caring adults through expeditionary learning, community service and adventure-based education.


Trekker's Recent News:
Trekkers’ SEED Program Launches into Second Year

Trekkers’ SEED Program Launches into Second Year

This year Trekkers’ Success through Employment and Educational Development (SEED) program will take seven high school juniors through a four month program from the start of planning meetings to end of their internships. SEED was a pilot program developed by Trekkers in 2013 to help 11th and 12th grad… Read More


Trekkers Thanks Maine Coast Petroleum

Trekkers Thanks Maine Coast Petroleum

Trekkers recently received a donation from Maine Coast Petroleum of 500 gallons of Diesel fuel for use in its mobile classrooms. These specially outfitted buses are used to transport students and mentors during Trekkers educational expeditions. This year, Trekkers will provide 19 expeditionary lea… Read More


Big Trek/Little Trek Program Kicks Off

Big Trek/Little Trek Program Kicks Off

Trekkers has begun the tenth year of Big Trek/Little Trek, an afterschool mentoring program that pairs high school students with 3rd and 4th grade students from St. George School and Lura Libby School. This year, twelve students from Oceanside High School are participating as “Bigs” for the fall se… Read More


Trekkers’ “Bid Big, Laugh Loud” Auction on November 8

Trekkers’ “Bid Big, Laugh Loud” Auction on November 8

The families of Trekkers’ students have collected more than $50,000 worth of donated items for the “Bid Big, Laugh Loud” Auction Event on Saturday, November 8th at the Owls Head Transportation Museum.

CLICK ON THE LINK HERE FOR THE AUCTION CATALOG:

Auction Catalog 2014

This year’s event wi… Read More


Team Allagash Fall Festivus 2014 Trip Log

Team Allagash Fall Festivus 2014 Trip Log

Written by Ella Finger, 8th grade

Dayton as “King Leaf”

Day One: Friday, October 17, 2014

We all met up outside of Oceanside West at 2:30 and mingled for a little while. Fifteen minutes later we boarded a bus named Lucy and started out. For the whole bus ride, people laughed and talked and made so… Read More


Trekkers Receives Grant from United Mid-Coast Charities

Trekkers Receives Grant from United Mid-Coast Charities

Trekkers is the proud recipient of a recent grant from United Mid-Coast Charities. The grant will support this year’s expansion of the Advanced Trekkers program for 8th graders, the Ride Through History program for 9th graders and the Leadership Program for high school juniors and seniors.

Trekkers… Read More