Upcoming Events

Summer Camp

Start Date: 06/27/21

End Date: 07/03/21

All Day: Yes

Nights: 6

Location: Wente

Description: A week of great fun at Wente! Away from your parents camping and doing merit badges!


Philmont Training Activities

Philmont Training - Hiking:

Start Date: 05/01/21

End Date: 05/02/21

All Day: Yes

Miles: 15

Location: Henry Coe State Park

Description: A hike in training for Philmont *Reservation needed

(Minimum Pack Weight of 25-30lbs)


Philmont Training - Backpacking:

Start Date: 05/08/21

End Date: 05/08/21

All Day: Yes

Nights: 1

Location: Henry Coe State Park

Description: Backpacking Event for Phillmont Training. An overnight event. Henry Coe State Park, Manzanita Point group campsite. This campsite is a 2.5 mile hike in, so it should be nice for an introductory trip.


Philmont Training - Hiking:

Start Date: 05/22/21

End Date: 05/22/21

All Day: Yes

Miles: 10

Location: Mission Peak from Sunol

Description: A hike in training for Philmont

(Minimum Pack Weight of 25-30lbs)


Philmont Training - Hiking:

Start Date: 06/05/21

End Date: 06/06/21

All Day: Yes

Miles: 15

Location: Emigrant Wilderness

Description: A hike in training for Philmont *Reservation needed

(Pack Weight of 25-30lbs)


Philmont Training - Hiking:

Start Date: 06/19/21

End Date: 06/19/21

All Day: Yes

Miles: 10

Location: Briones Regional Park

Description: A hike in training for Philmont *Reservation needed

(Pack Weight of 25-30lbs)


Philmont Training - Hiking:

Start Date: 07/10/21

End Date: 07/11/21

All Day: Yes

Miles: 15

Location: Bridalveil Creek to Ostrander Lake(Yosemite)

Description: A hike in training for Philmont

(Pack Weight of 25-30lbs)


Philmont Training - Hiking:

Start Date: 07/17/21

End Date: 07/17/21

All Day: Yes

Miles: 10

Location: Mt. Diablo State Park

Description: A hike in training for Philmont

(Pack Weight of 30lbs+)


Philmont Training - Backpacking:

Start Date: 07/26/21

End Date: 08/02/21

All Day: Yes

Nights: 0

Location: Philmont Scout Ranch, 17 Deer Run Road, Cimarron, NM 87714

Description: The Crews on 7-day treks will hike for 5 days in the backcountry, with an arrival/departure day in Base Camp on each end of the journey. Crews will be welcomed and accompanied by a Philmont Ranger for their first 3 days and will participate in program activities throughout their trek. 7-day treks include multiple itineraries over 50 miles, as well as the 3 hours of conservation work necessary to earn the Philmont Arrowhead Patch.

Schedule: 7-Day expedition will arrive at Philmont, begins with lunch on 7/26/2021 and will depart Philmont after breakfast on 8/2/2021

Event capacity: 5-9 scouts, 2-3 adults, total 8-12 people

Requirement:

Youth need to be 14 years old OR 13 years old and completed 8th grade by 7/26/2021

Philmont strictly enforces the height/weight requirements for youth and adults to benefit the health and safety of participants. Click here to view the Philmont Risk Advisory/Height & Weight Requirements (https://mandrillapp.com/track/click/30263535/www.philmontscoutranch.org?p=eyJzIjoic3BOcm9jajdneHVfaXdCa1RZY1Z4VV9McDEwIiwidiI6MSwicCI6IntcInVcIjozMDI2MzUzNSxcInZcIjoxLFwidXJsXCI6XCJodHRwczpcXFwvXFxcL3d3dy5waGlsbW9udHNjb3V0cmFuY2gub3JnXFxcL3BoaWxtb250dHJla3NcXFwvdHJla3JlcXVpcmVtZW50c1xcXC9oZWFsdGhtZWRpY2FscmVxdWlyZW1lbnRzXFxcL1wiLFwiaWRcIjpcImJjZTdhODkyYjAzMTRkMTY5ZDYyNjA3MTAyNjIzMGNhXCIsXCJ1cmxfaWRzXCI6W1wiNzQzZDMwYjk2YmYwZGU4Yjc5OGI5ODQ3ZWQ1ODk2NzczYzI4ZmRkMlwiXX0ifQ)

Philmont requires two participants in each crew be certified in Wilderness First Aid and two participants be certified in CPR - any two participants (youths or adults)

Cost, paid through a deposit schedule (see below):

- Scouts: $850-$900 per scout depending on how many scouts sign up

- Adults: about $250, the rest will be distributed among the scouts and the troop

Deposit schedule for one person, to be adjusted based on the funding:

- Deposit of $100.00/person due 3/15/2020

- Advance of $310.00/person due 10/1/2020

- Balance of $310.00/person due 3/1/2021