A special Wood Badge beading ceremony at Philmont this past summer elevated an already meaningful moment into something truly remarkable.
"It's a story of five boys adventuring together." Friends from Troop 820 of Chapel Hill, N.C., have seen Scouting take them to every high-adventure base.
With great conferences, terrific volunteers and professionals, and activities for children, Philmont Training Center is the ultimate family destination.
A Philmont crew reunited to re-create a photo taken 34 years prior. This is the story behind the most-viral photo in Scouting magazine Facebook history.
Casting for Recovery provides free fly-fishing retreats for women with breast cancer. For the past six years, Philmont has hosted one of those retreats.
The Philmont Photo Archive, a window into Philmont's past through official group photos, has reached a new milestone in its steady journey back in time.
Amtrak's Southwest Chief will continue service to Raton, N.M., meaning Scouts can enjoy a rugged train adventure before their rugged Philmont adventure.
Philmont is hiking paradise. More than 1 million Scouts have experienced its rugged trails, breathtaking views and incredible backcountry camps since 1939.
For attending all four bases, Owen Buzan of the National Capital Area Council became the first recipient of the Grand Slam of High Adventure Award.
Scouts and adults who visit three or four BSA national high-adventure bases can earn the Grand Slam or Triple Crown of National High Adventure awards.