At Philmont Scout Ranch in New Mexico, groups of seven to 12 individuals form crews. But why are they called crews?
As Philmont Scout Ranch celebrates its one-millionth camper this summer, take a look at this 1941 map of the base when it was still known as Philturn.
More than 5,000 Scouts will take Amtrak to and from Philmont this summer. But unless a financial dispute gets resolved soon, that option could fade away.
Philmont Scout Ranch teamed up with MSR to perfect the new Thunder Ridge backpacking tent, now available for your unit.
It almost seems unfair. A few older teens and 20-somethings will work at Northern Tier, Philmont, Sea Base or the Summit this summer, and they’ll get paid for it.
Here’s a great chance for y’all, yinz, you guys and you-uns to get top-level training alongside people who speak your language. I’m talking about this
Just like your favorite film, Wood Badge is even better the second time around. Last month, I served as a Troop Guide for Wood Badge course S2-571-13-3, known within the
It seems like just about everyone wants to go (or go back) to Philmont. And so when it comes to the hiking mecca’s 12-day and seven-day summer expeditions, demand far
Kent, before his Philmont-inspired transformation. See the after photo after the jump. Sometimes to gain, you have to lose. Kent Cantrell, a Scouter from the Houston suburb
Forget everything you think you know about conferences. Forget the long lines at the buffet, the windowless meeting rooms at hotels, the boring PowerPoints, and the awkward