- a migration or expedition, especially by ox wagon.
- a stage of such a journey, between one stopping place and the next.
Origin of trek
OTHER WORDS FROM trekun·trekked, adjective
How to use trek in a sentence
The trek from Rochester will take around seven hours, but there are nonstop flights from Rochester to the Washington area.Nationals have a new Class AAA affiliate in Rochester Red Wings|Jesse Dougherty|November 19, 2020|Washington Post
Garcia made the trek north in the spring of 2018 to escape the street gangs and poverty of Huehuetenango, the capital city of the western state of the same name.Inside the Lives of Immigrant Teens Working Dangerous Night Shifts in Suburban Factories|by Melissa Sanchez|November 19, 2020|ProPublica
On May 29, 1810, Katherine Fritsch, a sister in the Moravian Church, boarded a coach in Lititz, Pennsylvania, along with a group of her friends and began the 75-mile trek to Philadelphia.When Science Was the Best Show in America - Issue 93: Forerunners|Lee Alan Dugatkin|November 18, 2020|Nautilus
The only issue with them was on the slippery, snowy parts of the trek.Recreating Historical Adventures in Old-Fashioned Gear|Ailsa Ross|November 12, 2020|Outside Online
In any case, Todbaum parks his supercar in the town square, serves coffee from his special stash and holds forth every day with an endless stream of thrilling stories about his trek across America.Jonathan Lethem’s ‘The Arrest’ imagines a kinder, gentler apocalypse|Ron Charles|November 10, 2020|Washington Post
Part of that, Dr. Khan says, was a direct result of the global trekking PepsiCo is doing.
Trekking at altitude is no easy feat, and each woman pushed herself harder than she thought possible.Motherless Daughters and Parentless Parents Trek to the Andes to Aid Orphans|Allison Gilbert|August 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This would be their home base while they spent around 10 days trekking through the jungle in search of the perfect new botanical.When a Modern-Day Indiana Jones Met an Adventurous Gin Distiller|Ann Binlot|July 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
On dry land there were dozens of trekking outlets, each offering bike rides, hikes, and laundry service.
A week later—and many more miles of trekking over mountains, across valleys, and through swamps—we found the ruins.
It might be a portrait of Hendry or Sander bonneted in his glengarry, armed with a target, and trekking off with two terriers.Archaic England|Harold Bayley
When two people, trekking together beyond the confines of civilisation fall out, the situation becomes unpleasant.A Frontier Mystery|Bertram Mitford
I'm going to lie here so that I can keep you children from falling out while we're trekking.Poppy|Cynthia Stockley
Little Oliver, who was then only seven months old, also went along, thus early in his life learning what trekking in Africa meant.South and South Central Africa|H. Frances Davidson
Across the sands of all the world, followed by the sun's flaming sword, to the west, trekking to evening lands.Ulysses|James Joyce