Adirondack Treks

Empowering Youth Through Adventure!

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About Treks

Adirondack Treks was founded in 2009 to provide outdoor activities for children and their parents in The South-Central Adirondack Park including the Towns of Johnsburg, Indian Lake, Long Lake, Newcomb, Minerva, Chester, Schroon Lake, Thurman and Wells. 
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Join Treks!

There are Five ways to join Treks:  Youth Participant aka Trekker (ages 8-18), Guide in Training aka GIT (ages 15-18), A Parent Participant, Adult Co-Leader and Supporter.  Learn More…

Our Trips!

Treks Offers Trips year ’round.  Read about hiking trips, kayak and canoe instruction and trips, Cross Country Skiing trips and instruction, whitewater rafting and more!
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Summer 2015 Programs

Summer 2015 Programs

Summer 2015 Programs – Adirondack Treks Click a Tab Below to Open/Close Rock Climbing July & Aug Kayaking With Rick Morse Rock Climbing: Sunday July 12 and Friday August 7 Sign up with Andrea Hogan 251-9938. Andrea will coordinate transportation to the climbing sites on Lake George. Treks will furnish helmets and harnesses. Climbers need appropriate shoes, lunches, suits and towels, as well as sunscreen. Cost per participant: $15/day for anyone age 10 or older; younger participants must be accompanied by parent. Kayaking TREKS WHITEWATER KAYAKING: Monday, Wednesday and Friday: July 27, 29, & 31 Sign up with Rick Morse 494-4094 or morses2@gmail.com. Rick and another experienced adult will teach the kayaking skills. Kids who have some kayaking experience will assist with instruction as guides-in-training. On Monday we will learn skills at a lake, on Wednesday we will kayak on moving water, and for those who have the skills, on Friday we will kayak on whitewater. Treks and Wild Waters Outdoor Center will provide the kayaks, paddles, helmets, and life jackets. Kayakers need swimsuits, lunches, and towels, as well as sunscreen. Cost per participant: $15/day for anyone age 10 or older; younger participants must be accompanied by parent. There are 6 spots available; first come, first served. Here is some information on TREKS whitewater kayaking this summer. The Friday trip will probably be on the Sacandaga River in Hadley. If enough people volunteer to help out, we will be able to expand the offering. We need adults who can drive and transport kids and boats as well as paddlers. -Rick Adirondack TREKS summer kayaking program will take place during...

Adirondack Treks

Adirondack Treks PO Box 23, Johnsburg, NY 12843