Philmont Scout Ranch - 2020 Council Contingent
Philmont Treks 2020: An Experience of a Lifetime!!!!
Imagine backpacking for 12 days at Philmont Scout Ranch, a large, rugged, mountainous ranch located near the town of Cimarron, New Mexico, covering approximately 137,500 acres of wilderness in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains of the Rocky Mountains of northern New Mexico. Philmont is a National High Adventure Base in which crews of Scouts and Venturers take part in backpacking expeditions and other outdoor activities. It is the largest youth camp in the world in land area.
Trip dates (tentative) Tuesday, July 14, 2020 to Tuesday, July 28, 2020.
Initial registration fee $500
Youth requirements - male and female: Must be 14 years old by July 1, 2020 or 13 and have completed the 8th grade. Two crews, 12 Youth and adults in each crew. No more than 4 adults per crew.
Note: Finalized costs are not determined; they are estimated to be $2,495. Each trek participant must meet Philmont’s conditioning and weight requirements.
To register: www.jerseyshorescouts.org/philmont. Click on the events dropdown/event registration Questions? Contact Bob Krehely via cell: 732-278-4851 or by email firstname.lastname@example.org