Silverados (Adults)

Wives, husbands, and other adult family members find that a wide range of activities are planned that may include museum visits, local history, Indian arts programs, pottery-making demonstrations, guided nature walks and programs, Villa Philmonte tours, COPE, fishing, and trips to nearby towns such as Red River or Angel Fire. Silverados carpool to any hike or activity away from PTC.

An extensive day-hiking program is available for Silverados. Hikes range from easy one-mile nature walks to somewhat strenuous all-day hikes of three to eight miles. Possible hiking destinations include Abreu Camp, Lover's Leap, Cathedral and Window Rock, Carson Meadows, Zastrow Camp, Urraca Trail, and others.


About Philmont Scout Ranch

Philmont Scout Ranch, the Boy Scouts of America's premier High Adventure™ base, challenges Scouts and Venturers with more than 214 square miles of rugged northern New Mexico wilderness. Backpacking treks, horseback cavalcades, and training and service programs offer young people many ways to experience this legendary country.