Philmont Scout Ranch

10 days

Summary

Philmont Scout Ranch is a premier Scouting weeklong experience, traversing 140,177 acres of countryside.


Description

Philmont Scout Ranch is the Boy Scouts of America’s largest National High Adventure Base. Born in 1938 as Philturn Rocky Mountain Scout Camp, Philmont has become a bustling center for high adventure and training. It covers 140,177 acres of rugged mountain wilderness in the Sangre de Cristo range of the Rocky Mountains in northeastern New Mexico

Introductory Philmont Video

Philmont Scout Ranch operates 35 staffed camps and 55 trail camps across the rugged terrain that ranges in elevation from 6,500 to 12,441 feet.

Available Crew Slots

Fees
  • 12-Day: $1,065 for 2021
  • 9-Day: $965 for 2021
  • 7-Day: $720 for 2021
Details
  • Register: By crew
  • Season: Summer
  • Age: 14 or 13 and have completed 8th grade
  • Crew Size: 8-12, including adult leadership
  • Leadership: 2 adult leaders per crew required minimum, 4 adult leaders maximum
  • Registration: October/November, 18 months prior to trek

Itinerary

  • Day 1 - Fly to New Mexico
  • Day 2 - Arrive at Camp
  • Day 3-10 - Trek
  • Day 10 - Fly home