Ponil



Staffed Camp;
Water: purified;
Facilities: Commissary; Trading Post; Showers;
Programs: Cantina Show Climb Hart Peak Gymkhana Pick Up Burros Cantina Cowboy Breakfast Chuck Wagon Dinner Western Lore / Branding Horse Rides Cavalcade Cowboy Action Shooting
Treks Camping at Ponil: 12-3 12-14 12-15 12-17 12-23 12-24 7-7 9-4 9-6 9-11
Treks taking program at Ponil: 12-2 12-3 12-6 12-14 12-15 12-17 12-22 12-23 12-24 12-29 12-30 12-32 12-34 7-1 7-6 7-7 7-9 7-15 7-16 9-2 9-4 9-6 9-8 9-11 9-13
Located at 7150; Latitude 36.6211 x Longitude -105.0381; Google Map
Ponil looking from stables Long View - Ponil aka PhilTurn Rocky Mountain Scout Camp Ponil Feeding time at Ponil Cavalcade arriving at Ponil
Pick Up Burros
Returing burros at Ponil Burro Instruction at Ponil Heading out With the Burro from Ponil Getting the burro ready A friendly Burro at Ponil Burro Packing Class at Ponil Burro Instruction at Ponil
Cantina
Solving the nail puzzle at the Ponil Cantina Downtime at the Ponil Cantina Cantina at Ponil Cantina at Ponil Cantina at Ponil Enjoyng a root beer at the Ponil Cantina Cantina at Ponil
Cowboy Breakfast
Chuckwagon Breakfast at Ponil Chuckwagon Breakfast at Ponil Chuckwagon Breakfast at Ponil
Chuck Wagon Dinner
Chuck Wagon Dinner at Ponil Chuck Wagon Dinner at Ponil Chuck Wagon Dinner at Ponil Chuck Wagon Dinner at Ponil
Western Lore / Branding
Boot Branding at Ponil roping at Ponil.JPG Roping with Cantina / General Store in the background Troop
Horse Rides
Trail Ride from Ponil
Cantina Show
Cantina show at Ponil Ponil Cantina Show Cantina show at Ponil Cantina show at Ponil Cantina Show at Ponil Tom Latimer of crew 291 as 'Clementine' Tom Latimer of crew 291 as 'Clementine'
Climb Hart Peak
On the 'Ponil Skyline' ridge trail, heading towards Hart Peak (note that this trail was burned off in 2002, and is currently semi-abandoned) Hart Peak, Baldy in the distance On the 'Ponil Skyline' ridge trail, heading towards Hart Peak (note that this trail was burned off in 2002, and is currently semi-abandoned)
Food Pickup
Food pickup at Ponil Food pickup at Ponil
Return Burros
Burros on the trail to Ponil
Points of Interest
Closeup of PhilTurn mark on original Rocky Mountian Scout Camp builiding Philturn Rocky Mountain Scout Camp sign Original PhilTurn Rocky Mountain Scout Camp building at Ponil
Staff Cabin
New Staff Cabin View from new Staff Cabin Porch Ponil Trading Post
Crew Campsite
Ponil Campsite (fire damage) Terraced campsites at Ponil (these are fairly new, I think) Campsites at Ponil - Note recovering burn area from 2000 Ponil Complex Fire
Conservation Project
Conservation at Ponil Conservation at Ponil
Recreation
Horseshoes at Ponil with General Store in background Horse Dung Baseball at Ponil
Cowboy Action Shooting
Cowboy Action Shooting Cowboy Action Shooting Cowboy Action Shooting