• 2013 Photo Treks in Lewiston with friends from Tree Street Youth

  • “From the ‘Hood to the Woods” on Monhegan Island

  • 7th Grade Teen Trekkers at Acadia National Park

  • 8th GradeTrekkers visiting orchards in Up State New York

  • 10th Grade Trekkers in Colorado at Sand Dunes National Park

  • Trekkers at Oregon Sand Dunes

  • 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:
Fired Up: A Foodie Event to Benefit Trekkers, July 20

Fired Up: A Foodie Event to Benefit Trekkers, July 20

SOLD OUT!!!  Trekkers is in full swing with planning for Fired Up, a summer fundraising event to be held on Thursday, July 20 from 5:30 to 8:00 pm at the site of the former Waterman’s Beach Lobster at 343 Waterman Beach Road, South Thomaston. Trekkers is bringing together the area’s best chefs: Kerry Read More

7th Grade Teen Trekkers Embark on Six-Year Journey

7th Grade Teen Trekkers Embark on Six-Year Journey

Teen Trekkers Team Osprey at Blackwoods Campground. Trekkers, an outdoor-based mentoring organization based in Thomaston, has accepted 40 new 7th grade students into the Teen Trekkers program. Trekkers’ unique model follows students over a six-year period that starts when students are in the 7th… Read More

Alyssa Rolerson Joins Trekkers’ Board of Directors

Alyssa Rolerson Joins Trekkers’ Board of Directors

Trekkers is pleased to announce that Alyssa Rolerson of Rockland has joined the Board of Directors. A 2008 alumna of Trekkers, she is the second former Trekkers student to join the organization’s board. Alyssa participated in the Trekkers program from 2003-2008 as a student and served as a student lea… Read More

Trekkers Welcomes new AmeriCorps VISTA Summer Associates

Trekkers Welcomes new AmeriCorps VISTA Summer Associates

Trekkers is pleased to announce that Matthew Ansart and Jordan Carpenter have joined the Trekkers team for the summer as our AmeriCorps VISTA Summer Associates. Matthew and Jordan are graduates of Oceanside High School, Class of 2015, and Trekkers alumni. They have been part of the Trekkers program as s… Read More