Scouts interested in going to Philmont in late June and early July 2015 should contact Mr. Verrill (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Troop 8 will be sending a crew to Philmont Scout Ranch in the summer of 2015. Departure will be on June 26 and the crew will return onJuly 10. This is a fantastic 2 week adventure in the Rocky Mountains of New Mexico, near the town of Cimarron. See www.philmont.orgfor additional information.
Interested Scouts should contact Mr. Verrill (email email@example.com) as he will be the Lead Adult Advisor. To be eligible Scouts must be (by the time they arrive at Philmont):
- First Class in rank
- 14 years of age or have completed 8th grade.
- Completed a Northeast Backpacking trip with the Troop 8 Venture patrol.
- Approved by the ASM Venture and the Scoutmaster
Please see Mr. Verrill at the next troop meeting if you are interested in going.