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Philmont 2016 Information

Posted by Marc Velasco on Jul 23, 2016

Troop 82 has slots to send two crews to Philmont in the summer of 2016.  Two crews means space for 20 Scouts and 4 leaders.  Scouts must be at least First Class, 14 years old by July 23, 2014 or be 13 years old and have completed 8th grade.  Here are the details:

Where?          Philmont Scout Ranch, Cimarron, NM
What?           Backpacking, hiking through the mountains, activities selected by the Scouts, adventure of a lifetime
When?           Approximately  July 23, 2016 thru August 6, 2016  (after the expected end of York summer school and before the expected start of Fall sports)
How much?       Program fee is $870 plus transportation.  Train could be $250 - $300 and flights (with charter from airport) could be $500 - $600.
What’s next?    If you are interested (Scouts and leaders), contact Mr. Salek ( or 708-752-3165) and send in a deposit of $100.

More info?      Go to    Philmont Gear Listing

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