Philmont Contingent

Be apart of the Great Trail Council 2019 high adventure trip to Philmont Scout Ranch in New Mexico!

When: June 15 - 28, 2019

Where: Philmont Scout Ranch, Cimarron, NM

Cost: $1,950 per person

The council has secured two crews (12 people per crew) with potential for additional crews to travel to Philmont Scout Ranch in Cimarron, New Mexico June 15-June 28, 2019 (June 15 is the travel/touring day). The cost of this trip is $1,950 and includes all airfare, touring, meals, two custom sweat wicking T-shirts, GTC Philmont hat, all Philmont fees and transportation in NM! This is a highly popular, once in a lifetime trip, and participants will be assigned, first come (with deposit), first served! Guaranteed participant registration deadline is September 27, 2018.

Who Can Apply

This trip is open to Scouts, Venturers and registered adults. Great Trail Council members will be given first priority. Youth must be at least 14 by January 1, 2019 or must complete the 8th grade in June of 2019 to be eligible. Participants must be physically capable to complete a backpacking trek in the mountainous region of Philmont (6,000-12,441’ elevation). All participants must meet the health and medical requirements set by Philmont. Visit www.philmontscoutranch.org for more information on these requirements.

Fee Schedule

Deposit with application: $400
Payment 1 ($400), due Nov 23, 2018
Payment 2 ($400), due Jan 16, 2019
Payment 3 ($400), due Mar 27, 2019
Payment 4 ($400), due May 15, 2019

Tentative Itinerary

~June 15, fly to NM, tour
June 16, arrive at Philmont Scout Ranch, begin adventure
June 28, leave Philmont, return home!
Have great memories forever!

Travel dates may be adjusted based upon available travel. Refunds for non-participation will only be made after a paid replacement is located. Download and send in the form below with your deposit to secure your place!

Got questions? Contact the GTC Philmont advisor, Nate Watson (Nathan.Watson@scouting.org).
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Veronique Hart-Saxton,
May 15, 2018, 5:33 PM