• 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:
Team Everest - May Overnight!

Team Everest – May Overnight!

On Friday, May 27th, Team Everest hopped onto Daisy for an overnight experience in Camden Hills State Park to prepare for the Advanced Trekkers core expedition right around the corner at the end of June. Before heading out, everyone happily joined in some goofy games led by Shane, then we all headed off to H… Read More

Midcoast Community Chorus Concert on June 12 to Benefit Trekkers

Midcoast Community Chorus Concert on June 12 to Benefit Trekkers

Trekkers is honored to have been selected as the 2016 recipient of the proceeds from the Sunday, June 12, Midcoast Community Chorus Concert. The concert will be held at the Strom Auditorium at 7pm. Here is a link to the page with more details on this exciting event: www.mccsings.org/content/concerts_ev… Read More

Trekkers’ 3rd Annual Thomaston Trek 5K/10K Run & 5K Walk on June 5

Trekkers’ 3rd Annual Thomaston Trek 5K/10K Run & 5K Walk on June 5

We will host our 3rd Annual Thomaston Trek 5K/10K Run & 5K Walk on Sunday, June 5. 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 ru… Read More

Teen Trekkers Team Atlas Expedition Trip Log

Teen Trekkers Team Atlas Expedition Trip Log

Early on Friday, May 6th Team Atlas hopped on the bus for their first ever Trekkers expedition to Acadia National Park! Thirteen students and fifteen volunteers met in the TGS parking lot with lots of bubbling excitement. To uphold tradition, we did a quick whistle check, team photo, and a quick goodbye to… Read More

Team Puma visited Temple University, along with 12 other colleges, universities, tech schools and academies over their 10 day College/Career Exploration expedition during April vacation. Pictured in photo on far left: Neal Young (leader), Aidan Giasson, Alex Barstow. Back Row, left to right: Lauren Hatch, Ben Willey and Hunter Dinsmore. Middle Row, left to right: Sam Townsend, Sadie Thompson, Sierra Beal, Trevor Grant, Kate Howarth and Alaina Ennamorati (Trekkers Program Manager). Front Row, left to right: Emma Lee, Haylie Witham.

Trekkers Students Complete Two 11th Grade Expeditions

Team Puma visited Temple University, along with 12 other colleges, universities, tech schools and academies over their 10 day College/Career Exploration expedition during April vacation. Pictured in photo on far left: Neal Young (leader), Aidan Giasson, Alex Barstow. Back Row, left to right: Laure… Read More

Team Puma 11th Grade College/Career Expedition Trip Log

Team Puma 11th Grade College/Career Expedition Trip Log

Team Puma Trip Log 2016 Written by Kate Howarth, Team Puma member In many great documentaries there are many exciting and interesting things. In our case this is especially true. We team Puma (graduating 2017) contain all the great qualities for a documentary. Neal Young, our leading expert in docs, te… Read More