• 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’ 11th Graders Participate in Leadership Training Weekend

Trekkers’ 11th Graders Participate in Leadership Training Weekend

Trekkers’ Junior Leadership Group, from left: Juliette St. Clair, Laken Fournier, Kyle Waters, Brianna Garrett, Anna Walker, Sadie Bartlett, Chloe Finger, Jenny Carter, Alden Mason.

From December 12–14, nine juniors and three adult leaders participated in a three-day leadership training thr… Read More


Junior Leadership 2014 Kicks Off

Junior Leadership 2014 Kicks Off

Friday, December 12, 2014

Soon after school on Friday, nine juniors met up with Don, Hannah, and Emily at Oceanside West to embark on their first of four leadership weekends. Eager to dive into a few days filled with leadership initiatives, challenges, and discussions, the group boarded the bus to head to … Read More


Trekkers Board of Directors and Officers Announced for 2014-2015 Fiscal Year

Trekkers Board of Directors and Officers Announced for 2014-2015 Fiscal Year

Trekkers is pleased to announce our Board of Directors and Officers for the 2014-2015 fiscal year.  Board leadership has been expanded to 16 members to meet the growing needs of our organization as we enter the fifth year of a six-year expansion that is incrementally doubling the number of student cohor… Read More


Home Kitchen Cafe Charity Fundraiser to Support Trekkers and AIO Food Pantry

Home Kitchen Cafe Charity Fundraiser to Support Trekkers and AIO Food Pantry

 

 

Home Kitchen Cafe of Rockland is doing a wonderful charity fundraiser for Trekkers and the Area Interfaith Outreach Food Pantry of Knox County until Christmas!

Every $5 donation is entered to win a $50 Home Kitchen Gift Card with one drawing every week.

Their breakfast/lunch hours: Mon., 7… Read More


Trekkers to Host Talk on December 18 with PEAR Program Founder, Dr. Gil Noam, on Measuring Student Strengths and Resiliencies

Trekkers to Host Talk on December 18 with PEAR Program Founder, Dr. Gil Noam, on Measuring Student Strengths and Resiliencies

Trekkers is hosting a talk by Dr. Gil G. Noam, Ed. D., Ph.D., founder and director of the Program in Education, Afterschool & Resiliency (PEAR) at Harvard University. The presentation will take place on Thursday, December 18 at the Farnsworth Museum’s Gamble Auditorium from 6 – 8pm. PEAR is a nat… Read More


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