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BSA Family Adventure Camp

BSA Family Adventure Camp is a unique chance to experience the Philmont Scout Ranch like never before! Open to all registered members of the BSA and their families, you will have a chance to participate in all of the incredible activities offered at Philmont and make memories with your family that will last a lifetime.

The BSA Family Adventure Camp is designed to meet the needs of families and build bonds through exciting and interactive programs. The program will operate in an open enrollment format where you and your family will have the chance to choose activities that appeal to you. Families will meet for two program sessions daily: Morning and Afternoon. A parent must accompany their family on all participated program. 

What to Expect

Your family can expect to take part in our Adventure Activities which include: Hiking, Craft Center, Shooting Sports, COPE, Horseback Riding and so much more!

The Family Adventure Camp Guidebook covers the details of your adventure including arrival details, what to expect, what to bring, and activity descriptions. LEARN MORE 

Although the BSA Family Adventure Camp offers a packed schedule for families to enjoy the outdoors together, it should be noted that you are not required to attend all scheduled events. They may choose to shop at the Tooth of Time Traders, enjoy an ice cream cone from the Cantina, check out the Philmont museums, or explore the surrounding areas such as CimarronEagle NestAngle Fire, and Taos.

Family Adventure Camp Guidebook

Learn more about arrival/departure, schedule, what to expect, and more in the Family Adventure Guidebook.

2021 Schedule

*Some weeks will have both full and half-week options available. Arrivals on Sundays and Wednesdays for half-week adventures. 

January

Jan. 27th – 30th – Half Week

February 

Feb. 7th – 13 – Full Week & Half Week Options
Feb. 21st – 27th – Full Week & Half Week Options
February 28th – Mar 6th – Full Week & Half Week Options
 

March

Mar. 7th – 13th- Full Week & Half Week Options

Mar. 14th – 17th – Half Week
 

*Some weeks will have both full and half-week options available. Arrivals on Sundays and Wednesdays for half-week adventures.

June 
June 6th – 12th – Full Week & Half Week Options
June 13th – 19th – Full Week & Half Week Options
June 20th – 26th – Full Week & Half Week Options
June 27th – July 3rd – Full Week & Half Week Options

July
July 4th – 10th – Full Week & Half Week Options
July 11th – 17th – Full Week & Half Week Options
July 18th – 21st – Half Week 
July 25th – 31st – Full Week & Half Week Options
 

August

Aug. 1st – 7th – Full Week & Half Week Options
Aug. 8th – 14th – Full Week & Half Week Options
Aug. 15th – 18th – Half Week
Aug. 25th – 28th – Half Week (Limited Hike Availability – North Country Only)
Aug. 29th – Sept. 1st – Half Week 
 

*Some weeks will have both full and half-week options available. Arrivals on Sundays and Wednesdays for half-week adventures.

September 
Sept. 19th – 25th – – Full Week & Half Week Options
Sept. 26th – Sept. 29th – Half Week 

October
Oct. 3rd – 9th – Full Week & Half Week Options
Oct. 10th – 16th – Full Week & Half Week Options
Oct. 17th – 23rd – Full Week & Half Week Options
Oct. 24th – 30th – Full Week & Half Week Options

Oct. 31st – Nov 6th – Full Week & Half Week Options