Contact: Amie Hutchison
41 Buttermilk Drive
Thomaston, ME 04861
Phone: 207.594.5095

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. Our year-round program begins in seventh grade and continues through twelfth-grade graduation with a major grade-specific expedition each year.

Trekkers serves more than 200 7th through 12th grade students from the communities of Cushing, Owls Head, Rockland, South Thomaston, St. George and Thomaston.  Learn how you can be one of the 300 volunteers that help us make this possible.


Rockland — Trekkers' 13th annual Trekkapalooza concert will showcase a diverse and talented set of Maine-based acts in an energizing and fun Battle of the Bands on Friday, April 27 at 7 p.m. at the Strand Theatre, located at 345 Main Street in Rockland. Trekkers is seeking musical acts for this ...
Trekkers Alumni Engagement Committee Initiative

Thomaston, ME – In late January, several Trekkers Alumni met with members of the Trekkers staff to discuss Alumni involvement with the organization. This was the first meeting of a new initiative focused on ways to actively engage alumni with Trekkers. This initial Alumni Engagement Committee ...
Kathleen Meil Joins Trekkers’ Board of Directors

Trekkers is pleased to announce that Kathleen Meil of Rockport has joined the Trekkers' Board of Directors. Kathleen Meil's passion for lifelong learning and sustainability grew from her strong background in education, science, and community development. She began her career as an educator, ...
Tori Willaeur Joins Trekkers’ Board of Directors

Trekkers is pleased to announce that Tori Willaeur of Owls Head has joined the Trekkers' Board of Directors. Tori Willauer is an experienced facilitator, climber and wilderness instructor. She has extensive coastal and offshore sailing experience and is a member of the Cruising Club of America ...
Trekkers’ Students Complete Short Treks in January

Trekkers' 9th grade Teams Atlas and Beacon, along with 10th grade Team Everest completed Short Trek expeditions in January. The focus of these weekend expeditions is to provide a quality teambuilding experience for students and mentors. All three Short Treks incorporated the chance for the ...