High Adventure

Philmont Scout Ranch – Summer 2022

You are invited!

When: Summer 2022
Where: Philmont Scout Ranch, New Mexico
What: Backpacking – a trip of a lifetime
Ages: Scouts who will be 14-17 by June 2022
Deposit: $100

Let us know you’re interested!

Interested in a hike of a lifetime? Every summer, Philmont Scout Ranch welcomes tens of thousands of hikers to its 140,000 acres of back-country beauty. You will immediately fall in love with the stunning scenes of the Sangre de Cristo Range of the Rocky Mountains in northern New Mexico near the town of Cimarron. 

Local High Adventure

Check out the many opportunities for high adventure for your Cub Scout Pack or Boy Scout Troop around town:

LBAC High Adventure Awards

Long Beach Centennial Hike

Long Beach Pike Hike

San Gorgonio Hike Guide

Corn Spring Hike Guide

Cub Scout Cycling Award

Los Fierros Hike Guide

High Adventure Award Application

National High Adventure

Looking for an extreme adventure far away from home? Look no further than FOUR high adventure bases offered by the Boy Scouts of America. Click below for more information on these stellar camping and outdoor opportunities. 

  1. Philmont Scout Ranch – New Mexico
    More than 1 million Scouts, Venturers, and leaders have experienced the adventure of Philmont since the first camping season in 1939.

    For phenomenal outdoor experiences and specialty treks listed below, click here.

  • Rayado
  • Roving Outdoor Conservation School
  • Trail Crew Trek
  • Order of the Arrow Trail Crew
  • Ranch Hands
  • Mountain Trek
  1. Florida Sea Base – Florida
  • Bahamas Tall Ship Adventure
  • Out Island Adventure
  • Sea Exploring (Keys Tall Ship)
  • Coral Reef Sailing
  • Eco-Adventure
  1. Northern Tier – Minnesota
  • Crews paddle in almost 6 million acres of canoe-access only wilderness from Minnesota to Manitoba. Trips range in length from 6-14 days.
  1. Summit Bechtel Reservation, West Virginia