Council Philmont Trek
July 17 @ 8:00 am - July 30 @ 5:00 pm$206 – $515
The Philmont Trek for 2019 is sold out. Contact Morgan Fjord to be put on the waiting list, or to get more information about other high adventure opportunities!
WHAT IS PHILMONT?
Philmont is BSA’s premier High Adventure base. It encompasses 214 square miles of rugged wilderness in northern New Mexico. Scouts backpack between program areas and participate in a variety of programs. Typical backpacking mileage for a 12-day trek like ours is 75 miles.
DATE: July 17 – July 30, 2019
COST: Approximately $1800
Flight will be Oakland to Albuquerque, NM
Jan-Mar 2019: Two or so crew meetings
Apr 13-14: Backpacking campout
Jun 22-23: Backpacking campout
Fill out online registration HERE.
Submit $200 deposit check (refundable if not selected) payable to “Piedmont Council BSA” with Philmont Deposit on the memo line. Mail or drop off check at:
10 Highland Way
Piedmont, CA 94611
*All payments can be made by check to Piedmont Council BSA. Any payments made by credit card are charged a 3% fee.
Initial Deposit $200
Second Payment $500 due by 2/15
Third Payment $500 due by 3/15
Fourth Payment $500 due by 4/15
Final Payment of remaining cost (approximately $100) due by 5/15
Scouts will be selected based on backpacking experience, physical fitness, good attitude, and ability to participate in preparation hikes/campouts.
Adults will be selected based on need and availability; priority will go to scouts if possible