Philmont National Scout Ranch is the largest youth camp in the world and is located in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains in the Rocky Mountains of northeastern New Mexico. The ranch encompasses 137,500 acres, or about 214 square miles. Philmont offers 34 staffed camps and 55 trail camps for your backpacking pleasure.
Want to know more? To arrange a visit at Roundtables, Venturing Crew and Troop meetings contact Karen Heiss, Philmont Ambassador for the Longhouse Council, (315) 323-0185 or visit www.philmontscoutranch.org.
2015 Longhouse Council Philmont Trek
2015 Council Philmont Trek Registration
GEOLOGY MERIT BADGE PROGRAM The Herkimer Diamond Mines will be conducting a Boy Scout Jamboree Oct. 24-26. Cost is $23 per Boy Scout for program and mining fee. Adult and sibling cost is $7.50 per person for mining only fee. Reservations are required – please visit http://www.herkimerdiamonds.com/index.htm or call 315.717.0175.
The Boy Scout Geology Merit Weekend is solely for Senior Level Boy Scouts who need their blue card signed in order receive their Geology Merit Badge.
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Longhouse Council has recently partnered with Centscere to make donating even easier! Centscere is a great way to link you social media accounts and donating to a charity/non-profit of your choice. Every time you post on Facebook or tweet you can donate any amount you would like (even as little as 5 cents!).
Now you can register on Centscere to donate to the Longhouse Council just through posting a status on Facebook or tweeting!
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Check out our video and find out more about our programs at Sabattis Scout Reservation. Check out our 2013 programs.
(Not ready for Sabattis? Check out our Cub Camp programs!)