• 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’ 2nd Annual Thomaston Trek 5K/10K Run/Walk on June 7

Trekkers’ 2nd Annual Thomaston Trek 5K/10K Run/Walk on June 7

Trekkers will host the 2nd Annual Thomaston Trek 5K/10K Run/Walk on Sunday, June 7th. This year’s event will start and finish at the Thomaston Academy/Thomaston Public Library, located at 60 Main Street in Thomaston. The family-friendly fundraiser is perfect for all ages and all levels of walkers or … Read More


Team K2 Kicks Off Teen Trekkers Program

Team K2 Kicks Off Teen Trekkers Program

Fourteen 7th graders from RSU#13 and fourteen adult mentors took part in a 3-day expedition to Acadia National Park May 8-10th to kick-off their six year journey in Trekkers.

Team K2 was split into two teams: Team Blue and Team Grellow (Green/Yellow!) and paired up with Atlantic Climbing School guides to … Read More


Trekkers Hosting Forum on Internet Safety, May 27

Trekkers Hosting Forum on Internet Safety, May 27

Trekkers is hosting a free community forum on the topic of Internet Safety on Wednesday, May 27th from 5:00 to 6:30pm at the Strand Theatre in Rockland. This informational forum will be open to the public and presented by SASSMM (Sexual Assault Support Services of Midcoast Maine). Trekkers is excited to b… Read More


Trekkers Students Complete Two April Expeditions

Trekkers Students Complete Two April Expeditions

Trekkers’ 12th graders head out for a 36-hour wilderness solo during the Rites of Passage Expedition.

Trekkers had a very busy April with 11th and 12th grade expeditions that had very different itineraries and destinations. Thirteen 11th grade students explored college and career path opportuniti… Read More


Trekkers Students Complete Life Skills Course

Trekkers Students Complete Life Skills Course

Trekkers’ 10th grade students recently completed a 4-week Life Skills Course designed to help them gain professional skills and knowledge through mock job interviews at area businesses. The Life Skills Course is part of the Cross-America Trekkers program that is offered each year to high school sop… Read More