Boy Scout Troop 202
Carmel, IN

 

Philmont Scout Ranch


Proposed Trek:

June 13 to June 25, 2017 (plus travel days)
Status: Sign-up is underway now.
Planning Info:
   
Location: Cimmaron, NM
What's There: Philmont Scout Ranch is located in the Sangre de Cristo range of the Rocky Mountains in northern New Mexico.  Treks include a variety of activities such as summitting mountains, rock climbing, shooting, C.O.P.E. high ropes courses, tomahawk throwing, and a number of other attractions.  Trek mileage and difficulty varies.  Specific itineraries are selected by the crew.
Age Requirement: 14 to 18 years old; Venturers also allowed
Rank Requirement: Life rank or Venturing Award
Crew Size: 12 members per crew, majority youth
Estimated Cost: $1500.00 including transportation, food, and program
Special Gear: Sturdy hiking boots, trekking backpack
Versatile layered clothing
Personal sleeping and eating items
Preparation: - Attend planning meetings with Troop 202 contingent
- Shakedowns to test gear and practice skills
- Fitness and maturity for extended trek
- High Adventure Part A/B/C health form for youth & adults