Trek Planning & Advanced Outdoor Skills

Participants will leave prepared to teach other Scouters the outdoor skills needed for extended-stay outdoor activities. The conference includes planning and conducting a backcountry trek during the week. Participants will not have an opportunity to be with their family during the week. BSA Annual Health and Medical Record – parts A, B, C and D required. After successful participation the attendee will earn a National Camping School certification as a Trek Leader.


Week 11: September 15-21


About Philmont Scout Ranch

Philmont Scout Ranch, the Boy Scouts of America's premier High Adventure™ base, challenges Scouts and Venturers with more than 214 square miles of rugged northern New Mexico wilderness. Backpacking treks, horseback cavalcades, and training and service programs offer young people many ways to experience this legendary country.