Notes From The Road

Author: Jordan Carr

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Instructor Spotlight: Spencer DrakeUnderkoffler and Lauren Richert

Our students will agree that Adventure Treks instructors are pretty incredible people. From planning 30-person meals for 30 days to fixing broken tent zippers to tending wounds to making sure we’re in the right place at the right time, AT instructors are constantly working to make sure our students are having the best and most […]

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Introducing Kilee Davis as our Admissions Manager!

We are very excited to welcome Kilee Davis as our new admissions manager! Originally from California, Kilee’s love for the outdoors began with Big Sur family camping trips and soccer tournaments. She jumped into the outdoor and youth development career at Camp High Rocks and Camp Rockbrook in western North Carolina, where she quickly realized […]

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Your Favorite Adventure Treks Meals… At Home!

Backcountry meals you can make at home Whether it’s your first summer with Adventure Treks or your fifth, the meals you make on your trip will be memorable. We are known for delicious food! Everything we make outdoors can be made in your kitchen as well. Here are three beloved AT recipes to whip up […]

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Benefits of Outdoor Adventure Camps for Youth Development

What is it about wild spaces that draw out our curiosities, connect us with the past, and prepare us for the future? The outdoors connect us to an infinitely complex and interconnected world for exploration and help us build relationships with each other and the world around us—often leading us to better adapt to a […]

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Adventure Treks is an Accredited Gap Semester Program!

Adventure Treks is thrilled to announce that we are now an accredited gap semester program with the Gap Year Association! Roisin Low spearheaded this time-intensive and demanding process, and we are grateful for all of her efforts to achieve accreditation. What does being accredited mean for Adventure Treks? The Gap Year Association (GYA) is the […]

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The Benefits of Journaling in the Outdoors

Self-care doesn’t have to pause while you are on an Adventure Treks trip (#treatyoself). Some of the regular practices that we keep in our daily lives can carry us through tough days on trail so we have the energy and mental fortitude to be our best outdoor adventuring selves. I am a big cheerleader of […]

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