Matt Moss-Hawkins

Instructor, Alaska Expedition 1a & 2

A Massachusetts native, Matt led backpacking and canoeing trips throughout New England during college. He is a Wilderness First Responder and is returning to Adventure Treks for his second season as an instructor.

  • Education: Bates College; bachelor’s degree in philosophy and economics
  • Why is working for Adventure Treks important to you? There’s a unique sense of community in Adventure Treks’ trip leading setting.
  • What excites you the most about working for AT this summer? The challenge of turning a group of almost 30 people into a dialed and fun-loving team.
  • What do you do when not working for AT? I work at The Leadership School in Kieve, ME, teaching experiential education.
  • Favorite outdoor memory? Climbing up Pharaoh Mountain in the Adirondacks of New York with my family as a kid and exploring the old ranger station at the top.