The Philmont trip will be departing July 6th and will return July 20th. The actual Philmont trek will be 11 days staring on July 8th.
1. Travel to Colorado/Philmont July 6
2. Pre-Camp Blue Sky Adventure (deluxe plus trip option) July 6-8
3. Philmont Trek July 8- 20
4. Travel Home July 20
The following helpful information on Philmont was distributed by Troop 119.
Information on gear to bring
Here are a few great online resources to stay up to date on what's happening at the ranch:
PhilCast - Each Monday we post a new videocast about a different aspect of Philmont Scout Ranch. Subscribe to the Philmont YouTube channel for the latest updates: http://www.YouTube.com/PhilmontScoutRanch.
Facebook - For daily Philmont updates, pictures, and more, check out Philmont's Facebook page. You can add your own comments and even post your favorite Philmont pictures when you come off the trail!
Twitter - If you have a Twitter account, be sure to follow us for daily Philmont tweets!
PhilNews - Philmont's weekly newspaper was originally designed to keep our backcountry staff up to date - but guess what? Our campers love it too! Read it online here: http://www.PhilmontScoutRanch.org/PhilNews.
PhilTips - For any last minute gear questions, check out the "PhilTips" videos on our YouTube channel. They'll teach you what you need to pack to be prepared! But don't worry if you forget something - anything you might need can be purchased onsite at our official store, the Tooth of Time Traders: http://www.ToothofTimeTraders.com.