• 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 Continues Expansion with Program Staff Reorganization

Trekkers Continues Expansion with Program Staff Reorganization

Trekkers, a nonprofit outdoor-based youth mentoring program, continues its six year expansion with the creation of two new roles within the Program Staff. These new roles will help meet the growing needs of the organization as Trekkers expands to serve more students. The reorganization of the Program… Read More

Trekkers’ “Bid Big, Laugh Loud” Auction on November 8 to Benefit Local Students;  With Comedian & Auctioneer Bucky Lewis

Trekkers’ “Bid Big, Laugh Loud” Auction on November 8 to Benefit Local Students; With Comedian & Auctioneer Bucky Lewis

Trekkers’ annual “Bid Big, Laugh Loud” Auction Event will take place on Saturday, November 8th at the Owls Head Transportation Museum. This year’s auction will include some unique items, such as 6-day African safari packages for two, including lodging, all meals and two daily game viewing act… Read More

Trekkers Hires New Program Manager

Trekkers Hires New Program Manager

Trekkers is pleased to announce that Hannah Tannebring has joined the Trekkers team as a Program Manager. Hannah grew up in Beverly, Massachusetts, and has considered Hupper Island, Maine, to be her home since before she can remember. She graduated from the University of Vermont in May 2012 with a B.S. in… Read More

Team Chimera Cross America Expedition

Team Chimera Cross America Expedition

Day One:  Friday, July 25, 2014 We met at Oceanside West at 1:00 a.m. and got on the bus. For the first hour or so there was conversation, but around 2:00 the bus fell silent as the bus’ occupants fell asleep. We arrived at the pre-flight parking area around 5:00 a.m. and unloaded bags. We loaded our ba… Read More

Trekkers Reaches Over 330 Volunteers

Trekkers Reaches Over 330 Volunteers

Trekkers recently completed the 2013-14 program year and would like to thank all the volunteers who gave their time in support of the organization and its students. A community of adult volunteers worked throughout the year to help Trekkers provide a myriad of educational, experiential, and cross-cul… Read More

Patagonia Advanced Trekkers 8th grade expedition

Patagonia Advanced Trekkers 8th grade expedition

Totally not written by Delia•           DAY 1 – June 23 Day one did not consist of much; it was mainly bus rides. This bus ride, however, consisted of many games and talking and reading and sleeping and staying still and silent while the rest of the group went about their merry way. The group d… Read More