• 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:
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. This year’s event will feature many one-of-a-kind items during both the silent and live … 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


Team Penobscot's Trektoberfest 2014 Trip Log

Team Penobscot’s Trektoberfest 2014 Trip Log

Advanced Trekkers Team Penobscot traveled on a 3-day Trektoberfest expedition over the Columbus Day long weekend.

First Picture on Right. The whole crew on top of the hay pyramid at Beth’s Farm. Top (left to right): Jack, Dylan, Cameron, Amos, Alex, Jacob, Domonick; Middle Row (left to right): AnRead More


Trekkers’ Team Penobscot Celebrates “Trektoberfest” During Columbus Day Weekend

Trekkers’ Team Penobscot Celebrates “Trektoberfest” During Columbus Day Weekend

Trekkers’ 8th grade Team Penobscot recently completed a three-day “Trektoberfest” expedition during Columbus Day weekend, to kick off their Advanced Trekkers program. The focus of this local, short-term expedition was to provide an outdoor-based experience for the students and mentors. Th… Read More