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Philmont Contingent

THE PHILMONT EXPERIENCE
Philmont Scout Ranch, the Boy Scouts of America’s premier High Adventure™ base, challenges Scouts and Venturers with more than 214 square miles of rugged northern New Mexico wilderness. Backpacking treks, horseback cavalcades, and training and service programs offer young people many ways to experience this legendary country.

For more information visit philmontscoutranch.org

CREW ORGANIZATION
Organized into crews of 7-12 people, including at least two adult leaders, participants hike Philmont’s mountains for ten full days, spending nights at various backcountry camps.  Crews can participate in a variety of programs presented by Philmont backcountry staff at these camps.  Programs include horseback riding, burro packing, gold panning, rock climbing, 30.06 rifle shooting, archaeology, mountain biking and interpretive programs such as homesteading and “Mountain Man Rendezvous”.

YOUTH PARTICIPATION REQUIREMENTS
All participants are required to be in top physical condition, must be at least 14 years of age by January 1st, 2018 (or 13 and have completed the eighth grade by July 2018), and must be a registered member of the Boy Scouts of America

2018 COUNCIL CONTINGENT DATES
July 12 – 28, 2018
(Includes travel and trek)

COST:
$2,200  (Includes:  Philmont fee, airfare, travel and touring)
Fundraising opportunities will be available.

APPLICATION PROCESS:
Complete the application either online or offline and submit with your $300 Deposit by October 15, 2017.

The application process is available online and offline for youth and adult participants

YOUTH APPLICATION

Youth Application – Online

Youth Application – Offline
ADULT APPLICATION

Adult Application – Online

Adult Application – Offline

PAYMENT SCHEDULE:

PAYMENT DATEPAYMENT AMOUNT
October 15, 2017$300Deposit due with Application
January 30, 2018$400Payment 2
February 28, 2018$400Payment 3
March 30, 2018$400Payment 4
April 30, 2018$400Payment 5
May 30, 2018$300Final Payment

HIGH ADVENTURE

CONTACT

Eliga Gould
Council High Adventure Chairman

E:   Lige.Gould@gmail.com

Mark Callahan
Camping Director
P:  603-625-6431, Ext. 105
E:  mark.callahan@scouting.org

Program Department
P:  603-625-6431, Ext. 116
E:  camping@nhscouting.org

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