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Team Everest Advanced Trekkers Expedition 2016!

Team Everest Advanced Trekkers Expedition 2016!

  Day #1: Driving to Vermont Hi, Skylar here from the team Everest 8th grade trip Blog! Yesterday we left for the trip. It was a six-hour drive, but it didn’t feel that long because of all the fun we had on the bus. I personally loved getting to know some of the leaders and students that I usually don’t t… Read More

Trekkers’ Team Everest Celebrates “Trektoberfest” in early October

Trekkers’ Team Everest Celebrates “Trektoberfest” in early October

Trekkers’ 8th grade Team Everest completed a three-day “Trektoberfest” expedition in early October, to kick off their Advanced Trekkers program. The focus of this local, short-term expedition was to provide an outdoor-based teambuilding experience for the students and mentors. The Trektob… Read More

Team Penobscot 8th Grade Students Complete Expedition

Team Penobscot 8th Grade Students Complete Expedition

Eleven 8th grade Advanced Trekkers, along with three student and three adult leaders, returned to Maine on July 18 after completing their 10-day educational expedition. Team Penobscot first boarded “Daisy,” the Trekkers’ bus, on July 9 to begin their travels throughout New England. The studen… Read More

Trekkers 8th Grade Students Complete 10-Day Expedition

Trekkers 8th Grade Students Complete 10-Day Expedition

Thirteen 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 Allagash, was the first group of students to complete their Trekkers expedition this summer. They departed on June 28th and r… Read More

Advanced Trekkers Team Allagash Trip Log

Advanced Trekkers Team Allagash Trip Log

This Trip Log is a compilation from several members of 8th grade Team Allagash, describing their 10-day Advanced Trekkers 2015 summer expedition throughout New England, down to Pennsylvania and back. Day One: On day one, we left Oceanside West at 9:00am. Everyone was really anxious to get to our camp in V… Read More