Philmont Summer Programs

Are you looking for advanced training to better your unit or program?  

Would you like to find a unique summer experience for your teen? 

How about a chance to learn and spend time having fun with your family?

Check out the Summer Program at the Philmont Training Center athe Philmont Scout Ranch in Cimmarron, New Mexico.

The Philmont Training Center offers a variety of summer programs, training and conferences for Scouting volunteers from all backgrounds, and provides a way to combine learning with a family adventure vacation.

Garden State Council Philmont Ambassador David Lyons has put together an abridged flyer and Key to courses (see below) to help identify which summer programs may be right for you. Click here for the flyer. 

Below is the Key to navigating the abridged flyer. 

Click here for complete information on all the 2016 Philmont Training Center Conferences and Summer Programs. 

In addition, please check out the Philmont Training Center website to see what other opportunities are available including the Individual Opportunity programs and Family Programs. Individual Opportunities (which a Scout can attend without a unit) include a range of Treks for Boy Scouts, Venturing Crews and OA members that deal with horse back riding, leadership and outdoor skills, environmental science and natural resource management, trail construction and maintenence, and STEM adventures.  

Note: If the Key 3 from the district or council wants to attend, all three can attend but the group is only charged for two. 

A variety of videos about Philmont and the Training enter are available, ranging from aerial tours of the ranch and accomodations to informational videos about Key 3 training and tips on camping at Philmont.

Video Link: http://www.philmontscoutranch.org/Multimedia/Videos.aspx

Click here for the link to the training center.

For specific questions about the Philmont Training Center and programs please send an email to PhilmontAmbassador@GardenStateScouting.org

Or, you can call Philmont directly and speak with a live representative at: 575-376-2281