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Philmont 2017 - Slots Available!

posted Jan 10, 2017, 7:50 PM by Lynn Hamilton

Philmont 2017 - Slots Available!
Slots available for Scouting's premier high adventure --- Philmont Scout Ranch!   Troop 233 (Bethesda) is looking for up to five persons from other troops to fill out its trip to Philmont next summer.    The troop has seven members (including one adult) signed up, but has a total of 12 slots available.  One other adult needed.  Our troop has often had persons from other troops and had a jolly time of it.  Here are some details:

Dates: July 23, 2017 to Aug. 7, 2017 (including 12 days at Philmont). 

Age requirement: scout must be 14 by July  25, 2017, OR scout must be 13 by that same date AND have completed 8th grade.

Cost: the total cost per person will be $1800 to $2000, including Philmont fees, airfare and all other meals and transportation (provided by Blue Sky Adventures).  

To lock in a slot, Troop 233 needs a deposit of $500, with the check made out to the troop.  Please contact Mac Thornton, an ASM for Troop 233, at or 301-814-4155
Mac Thornton, ASM, Tr 233