trekking at altitude is no easy feat, and each woman pushed herself harder than she thought possible.
On dry land there were dozens of trekking outlets, each offering bike rides, hikes, and laundry service.
This would be their home base while they spent around 10 days trekking through the jungle in search of the perfect new botanical.
A week later—and many more miles of trekking over mountains, across valleys, and through swamps—we found the ruins.
By the year 1855, the Transvaal elephant-hunters were trekking very far afield in search of ivory.
So before noon we were again "trekking," and that, too, straight for the Potomac.
The 18th of September, 1900, found us trekking along an old disused road in a northerly direction.
In ten minutes after, they were trekking to the south-east, en route for Port Natal.
Once I dashed into a herd of trekking game so suddenly, that a springbok, unable to stop itself, leapt right over me.
I shall have to do a lot of trekking in the wild, outlying parts.
1849 (n.); 1850 (v.), "to travel or migrate by ox wagon," from Afrikaans trek, from Dutch trekken "to march, journey," originally "to draw, pull," from Middle Dutch trecken (cf. Middle Low German trecken, Old High German trechan "to draw"). Especially in reference to the Groot Trek (1835 and after) of more than 10,000 Boers, who, discontent with the English colonial authorities, left Cape Colony and went north and north-east.