Philmont 2017

msf-buckets-on-treesThe Simon Kenton Council sends a contingent to Philmont Scout Ranch every summer.  Imagine backpacking in the Sangre de Cristo mountain paradise of Philmont.  Test your skills in hiking, backpacking, rock climbing, advanced outdoor skills, fishing, and much more!!

Philmont 2017

Arrive into Philmont on 6/18/17 and depart after breakfast on 6/30/17 after spending 12 days of adventure in the backcountry. (Additional days for travel will be required – usually 1-2 days on either side of trek dates)

COST: The estimated cost is $1700.  Final Payment is subject to change based on transportation costs and will be determined in the Spring of 2017.  The total cost will include transportation to and from Philmont, all fees, meals, accommodations, a custom Philmont shirt, with taxes and gratuities all included.

AGE REQUIREMENTS: All participants must be at least 14 years of age on date of arrival or have completed the eighth grade and be at least 13 years of age. For Venturers, females may attend if a female adult 21 or older attends. (NO EXCEPTIONS) (Maximum 4 adults per crew group, youth have priority over adults)

ADULT SUPERVISION: Mandatory 2 adults with each crew. (One may be 18 years old)

CREW SIZE: We have a total of 12 spots (1 Crews) reserved for this trek. A crew is 7-12 members.

If you have any questions: Contact – SKC Program Director – Chris Wiseman- 614-310-1337 or

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