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TrekAmerica is the leading company when it comes to young & fun small group adventures across North America.

After more than 40 years of operating adventure tours, we know where all the great and unusual sites & activities are and how to give you an outstanding gap year travel experience in America that's both fun and great value for money.

With over 50 trips to choose from ranging from 3 - 80 days throughout USA, Canada, Alaska & Central America we have it covered!

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Get the most out of your Gap Year

  • Live the American dream on your Gap Year. Cruise along the freeway, tunes cranked, wind in your hair, not a care in the world and getting off the beaten track with a whole continent in front of you to discover! Whatever you're looking for we have the USA covered - from the canyon lands of the Southwest to the mean streets of New York; from the beaches of Florida to the mountains of Alaska - TrekAmerica has a tour with your name on it!
  • TrekAmerica offers a unique travel experience embraced by travellers around the world. Designed for 18-38's you're guaranteed to be travelling with others of a similar age , and by experiencing those unique travel moments with a small group you will make new, life-long friends quickly and easily. And don't worry about travelling by yourself, over two-thirds of Trek's passengers join alone.
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Some of the top Gap Year ideas waiting for you:

  • Hiking in the National Parks including the Grand Canyon, Yosemite, Yellowstone, Arches, Bryce, Zion and many more.
  • Exploring Monument Valley with Navajo Indians.
  • White Water Rafting on America's mighty rivers.
  • Horseback riding on an authentic western ranch.
  • Mountain Biking on the "slickrock" trail in Utah.
  • Casino hopping in Las Vegas.
  • Hang out in San Francisco, Los Angeles, New York, Washington, Chicago, New Orleans and many more great American cities.
  • Take a boat cruise to the base of Niagara Falls.
  • And don't forget canoeing, zip-lining, kayaking and much, much more!
  • So whether you're travelling alone or with a group of friends, there's no better way to fully experience America than with TrekAmerica. Our adventure tours help you get the most from your Gap Year.
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    21 days from NEW YORK AREA

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    USA East - Lodging

    Discover the bustling excitement of Washington DC, the beauty of the Carolinas and Southern gems of Nashville, Mississippi and New Orleans on this 21 day adventure. Enjoy the laid back East and soulful Deep South region on this heck of a road trip!

    Highlights: Washington DC | New Orleans | Southern States

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    8 days from KAILUA-KONA

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    Hawaii - Camping

    Say "aloha" to America's 50th state, Hawaii, with its outstanding natural beauty and culture in eight awesome days. Stay in beautiful ocean side campsites, snorkel with turtles, kayak with dolphins and witness one of the most active volcanoes in the world.

    Highlights: Hawaii Volcanoes National Park | Stunning Beaches

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    21 days from NEW YORK AREA

    Apr-Oct from

    Cross Country - Camping

    Our most popular tour for 40 years, thanks to its blend of eastern energy and slow-paced Deep South charm and let's not forget the mountains, canyons and deserts, before a laid-back West Coast sign off. This is what road trip dreams are made of.

    Highlights: Our Most Popular Trek | Great Mix of Everything

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    14 days from LOS ANGELES

    Mar-Oct from

    USA West - Camping

    California, Nevada and Arizona; good things definitely come in threes. The Pacific Coast will surprise you with its eclectic mix of awesome cities and stunning beaches. Add the Grand Canyon and Yosemite into the mix and you've got the ultimate road trip!

    Highlights: An All Time Favourite | The Best of the West

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    8 days from NEW ORLEANS

    Jan-Nov from

    USA East - Lodging

    A jam-packed round trip from New Orleans, venturing into historical Birmingham, Alabama before exploring the wild surrounds of the Great Smoky Mountains. Visit the birthplace of blues and rock 'n' roll before learning to line dance in Nashville.

    Highlights: Great Smoky Mountains | Nashville | Memphis

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    14 days from NEW YORK AREA

    May-Sep from

    USA East - Camping

    Start amidst the corridors of power then veer off the tourist paths. Chicago and NYC are fast-paced, but we even the balance with soaring peaks, Great Lakes and Niagara Falls. Add a soundtrack of blues, country & western and you've got the East covered.

    Highlights: Washington DC | Chicago | Niagara Falls

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    63 days from NEW YORK AREA

    Apr-Aug from

    Cross Country - Camping

    If you have two months to venture stateside, then look no further! We've combined two of our most awesome treks to create one epic 63 day road trip! Seriously, if you want full throttle adventure across 29 US states and 2 Canadian provinces, this is it!

    Highlights: The Mother of all Road Trips | 33 States

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    12 days from VANCOUVER

    Jun-Sep from

    Canada - Camping

    The Rockies line up a supreme vision of the wild. Hiking is top-drawer and mountain bikers will be on cloud nine. Add in the wildlife, horseback riding, whitewater rafting and canoeing and you won't find a more exhilarating Canadian adventure.

    Highlights: Spectacular Canadian Rockies | Guided Glacier walk

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    13 days from SAN JOSE

    Jan-Dec from

    Costa Rica - Lodging

    An adventurer's paradise filled with wildlife, towering volcanoes, and lush scenery. Brave river rapids, cycle through awesome scenery, walk through cloud forests and swim on tropical beaches on this Costa Rican adventure.


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  • THE GREAT 48

    80 days from MIAMI

    May from

    Cross Country - Camping

    Want to see it all? How about the chance to travel through the great 48 states of America's 50 in one incredible road trip extravaganza? Snake the continent taking in 18 national parks, countless small towns and some of the craziest cities.

    Highlights: Visit all 48 contiguous states of America

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