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.

2020 Schedule

We are excited to offer the BSA Family Adventure Camp each week this summer. You can sign up for a full or half week session this summer. Half week sessions run Sunday-Wednesday or Wednesday-Saturday.

Check out a tentative schedule of what will be offered each week!

June 7-13 – Cancelled
June 14-20 – Cancelled
June 21-27 – Cancelled
June 28-July 4 – June 28 – 30 is Cancelled.  A Family Adventure Half Week will resume on July 1st. 
July 5-11
July 12-18
July 19-25
July 26-August 1
August 2-8
August 9-15
August 16-22
September 20-26