Philmont 2018

Post date: Jan 8, 2017 9:51:49 PM

--The trip is scheduled from 6/14/18 to 6/27/18. This includes travel days.

--We have space for 24 participants (Scouts and Adults). The final number that we submit in January will depend how many sign up.

--A $100 Deposit is due to Philmont by Jan 31, 2017.

--Scouts must be 14 (or 13 and completed 8th grade) by 6/14/18

--Total cost of the trip is expected to be $1600 - $1700 (Primary cost: Registration $940, Plane $400-$500, Bus $100-$200)

--A series of payments will be made starting in the Fall.

--Cost does not include personal equipment purchases. Keep in mind the troop does have some gear that is available.

--There will be a series of prep hikes that will help prepare and educate the participants. Dates are TBD but these hikes are an important and fun part of the experience.

--If you are interested, please contact or sign up on the white board in the scout room, so we can plan accordingly.

--Also pay the deposit to Kellie Rigsbee (Scout funds, check, or cash) by mid-January

--Any questions/comments. Contact Ken Parham by email or 919-280-0055. Ken will also be at the scout meetings. (At least the first half.)

--Web page has more information -