verb (used without object), trekked, trek·king.
verb (used with object), trekked, trek·king.
- a migration or expedition, especially by ox wagon.
- a stage of such a journey, between one stopping place and the next.
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Writer Leath Tonino devised a 200-mile solo desert trek, following the path of the legendary cartographer who literally put these contentious canyons on the map.
So, we just made the decision to continue on with the trek, but to do it as conscientiously and as low-impact as possible.
He says that the team was able to show microbes would be able to survive the trek from Mars to Earth without shielding from the dangers of space if they clump together.Clumps of bacteria could spread life between planets|Paola Rosa-Aquino|August 27, 2020|Popular Science
During their latest trek they checked these survey stakes and determined the speed with which the ice masses creep.50 years ago, scientists clocked the speed of Antarctic ice|Maria Temming|August 20, 2020|Science News
Until now, measuring these effects has required arduous treks through trackless swamps.
During his trek, Brinsley twice passed within a block of a police stationhouse and he almost certainly saw cops along the way.
Overall, few travelers have made the trek into the desert of Sudan to see these architectural wonders.
Horst Ulrich, a 72-year-old German on a trek with a group of friends, watched four Nepali guides swept away by an avalanche.
People like me could work on them at our offices instead of having to trek out to College Park to listen to them every day.
Next step: Sykes will trek in the Himalayas to discover a live yeti.
Want to trek back to the shore and leave these two in peace?The Outdoor Chums on the Lake|Quincy Allen
This trek would have brought the emigrants into collision with the English settlers who had shortly before entered Mashonaland.Impressions of South Africa|James Bryce
Early in March Park was again out on trek, upon one occasion covering seventy miles in a single day.The Great Boer War|Arthur Conan Doyle
Ere we were ready for the trek, the servants appeared with their “valuables,” the hoards and savings of many years.The Cape and the Kaffirs|Harriet Ward
It had found freedom and light; what the Romany folk call its own 'tan', its home, though it be but home of each day's trek.The World For Sale, Complete|Gilbert Parker