• 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 Students “Ride Through History” During February Vacation

Trekkers Students “Ride Through History” During February Vacation

Trekkers’ Team North Face touring the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum in Washington, D.C.

As Trekkers celebrates its 21st year of serving local youth, the Thomaston-based mentoring organization completed two educational expeditions for its 9th grade classes during the week of Febr… Read More


Local Businesses Provide Internships for Trekkers’ SEED Program

Local Businesses Provide Internships for Trekkers’ SEED Program

Trekkers student Jenny Carter designing and building a polargraph drawing machine at the Steel House in Rockland (Photo Credit, Tom Weis of The Steel House)

Trekkers’ SEED program (Success through Employment and Educational Development) has now entered the internship phase. Seven high school jun… Read More


Trekkers Students Participate in Two “Short Treks” Expeditions

Trekkers Students Participate in Two “Short Treks” Expeditions

Team Patagonia students in a “caterpillar” teamwork exercise on their overnight expedition.

In preparation for their upcoming 10-day expeditions, two teams of 9th grade Trekkers have been participating in short expeditions focused on building their communication, teamwork and consensus dec… Read More


Trekkapalooza Rescheduled for March 27 at The Strand Theatre

Trekkapalooza Rescheduled for March 27 at The Strand Theatre

Trekkers 10th annual Trekkapalooza event has been rescheduled for Friday, March 27th at The Strand Theatre in Rockland. Ticketholders for the January 24th show can obtain a refund by calling the Trekkers office if they are not able to attend on the new date.

This year’s “Battle of the Bands” compet… Read More