• 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

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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.


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Team Patagonia participants looking out from Great Sand Dunes National Park at sunset.

Trekkers 10th Grade Students from Team Patagonia visit Colorado and Utah in Cross America Expedition

Team Patagonia participants looking out from Great Sand Dunes National Park at sunset. Thirteen 10th graders and six adult leaders completed a 12-day Cross-America Trekkers expedition on August 7th. As part of Team Patagonia with Trekkers, a youth-mentoring organization that connects young people… Read More

10th Grade Cross America Team North Face students taking time for journaling and reflection.

Trekkers 10th Grade Students from Team North Face Return from Cross America Expedition

10th Grade Cross America Team North Face students taking time for journaling and reflection. Eleven 10th graders and three adult leaders completed a 12-day Cross-America Trekkers expedition on July 9th. As part of Team North Face with Trekkers, a youth-mentoring organization that connects young peo… Read More

Celebrating a Legacy of Leadership - Summer Shindig for Don Carpenter on August 18

Celebrating a Legacy of Leadership – Summer Shindig for Don Carpenter on August 18

Don Carpenter, Former Executive Director of Trekkers Don Carpenter, former Executive Director of Trekkers, deserves a party. Mark your calendars and save Thursday, August 18 from 5:30 to 10:00 pm as a time to celebrate Carpenter’s legacy at an appreciation event at Harmony Hill Farm, Warren. Carpen… Read More

Trekkers 8th Grade Students from Team K2 Complete 10-Day Expedition

Trekkers 8th Grade Students from Team K2 Complete 10-Day Expedition

Trekkers Team K2 hiking Mt. Osceola in Waterville Valley, New Hampshire. Eleven 8th grade Advanced Trekkers, along with seven adult leaders, returned to Maine on July 16 after completing their 10-day educational expedition. Team K2 first boarded the Trekkers’ bus on July 7 to begin their travels thr… Read More

Trekkers 8th Grade Students from Team Everest Complete 10-Day Expedition

Trekkers 8th Grade Students from Team Everest Complete 10-Day Expedition

Trekkers’ Team Everest at the Food Bank of Western Massachusetts. Twelve 8th grade Advanced Trekkers, along with six student and adult leaders, recently returned from a 10-day educational expedition. This group of 8th graders, known as Team Everest, was the first group of students to complete their… Read More

Team North Face Cross America Trip Log 2016

Team North Face Cross America Trip Log 2016

Eleven students and 5 adult leaders for Team North Face traveled to Colorado and Utah from June 28th-July 9, 2016, exploring environmental and cultural aspects of the West, while taking time to reflect inward on our own personal and group journey. Here’s the trip perspective from that of its stude… Read More