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Month: February 2020

Visit the Philmont Training Center in 2020

Registration for the Philmont Training Center and BSA Family Adventure Camp is now open! Book your 2020 Philmont Adventure as soon as possible so you can spend part of your summer at the BSA’s premier national training center. There are more than 50 different week-long conferences available over more than 10 weeks during the summer. […]

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Winter Moisture Leads to 450 Slash Piles Burned

Members of the Philmont Conservation Team have taken advantage of significant winter snow events to burn more than 450 slash piles since January 1st! Crews have been building these piles for the past couple of years from branches and slash created by forest management projects designed to restore historic forest structure and increase fire resiliency. Crews […]

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Amtrak BOGO Sale Could Save Your Crew Money

Each summer thousands of Scouts travel by Amtrak to Philmont via the Raton, NM station. The train has been viewed as a safe and educational experience for Scouts. From February 13th to February 17th, Amtrak is running a buy one get one free promotion for any ticket used between March 9th and August 30th! This […]

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