NEW: All Thursday activities have been moved to the South Ridge Logde at Sunday River. Please review our 2017 Sunday River Grid for new locations and times for Thursday events. The flow of Thursday evening activities will be different than in past years, please review our 2017 Sunday River Flow to see how it affects you.
You are required to make your own arrangements for accommodations on Thursday, June 15 if you choose to stay overnight at Sunday River in Newry. Please review the 2017 Trek Across Maine Lodging Options prior to calling Sunday River. You can begin making your reservations for a hotel room starting February 1, 2017. Call Sunday River at 800-543-2754 to make reservations for a hotel room, dorm rooms or camping
You are not required to stay overnight at Sunday River - but you must complete a check in with the American Lung Association staff Thursday evening if you decide to stay at Sunday River on Thursday. If you are arriving on Friday, you can check in on Friday morning before you begin your ride. (See Trekker Handbook for details.)
(Dorms, gym/fieldhouse, and camping areas are all located on campus at UMF and Colby College)
You need to provide your own sleeping linens, pillows, toiletries, towels, etc. Dorms will provide a mattress and shower facilities only.
You need to provide your own sleeping mat or bag, pillows, toiletries, towels, etc. There will be shower facilities available in the gym or fieldhouse building.
Campers will be provided with one additional luggage tag for their tent. ALA luggage trucks will transport and unload with your other luggage bags.
The ALA offers an alternate route option called the Colby Loop. This route is limited to 200 trekkers and offers a shorter riding distance on Saturday, June 17. Dorm rooms are provided; you may choose to camp if you prefer.
Please read for details on the logistics of the Colby Loop route option: