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Photos needed Back 2017 Trek 33 Forward Virtual Tour


Super Strenuous; Approximately 88 miles; Maps required: South, North


This program filled trek hikes through the entire North Country, climbs Baldy Mountain, and hikes in to Base Camp via the Tooth of Time! Pack burros will even carry a portion of your gear! Start off by seeing the world’s first confirmed T-Rex track… it’s right here in the North Ponil Canyon! Camp at Anasazi and tour the fascinating petroglyphs left by the Ancestral Puebloan people prior to 1300 CE at Indian Writings before continuing on to Horse Canyon for the night. Work together on the challenge course at Dan Beard before camping at Sioux. Pick up burros at Ponil and continue to Pueblano. Climb spar poles, cut cross ties, and be entertained at the Company Meeting Campfire by the staff of the Continental Tie & Lumber Company. Return burros at Miranda and throw tomahawks before camping at Maxwell for the night. A two day stay there will enable your crew to climb Baldy Mountain and visit historic Baldy Town. Enjoy passing by the site of an old sawmill at New Dean, camp at Black Jacks, and explore outlaw Black Jack Ketchum's hideout on the following day! Hike down beautiful Turkey Creek Canyon and up to Harlan to reload your own shotgun shells before firing them at a scenic shooting range. Help the Conservation Department build a new trail on your way to Cimarroncito, and test your skills on several rock climbing routes. Be sure to try out the rock gym and see if you can make it around the wall. Tour Mr. Phillips' Hunting Lodge, visit the Demonstration Forest, and ride horses at Clarks Fork before camping at Upper Clarks Fork for the night. Rest up because one last challenge awaits… The Tooth of Time

Dry Camps: Black Jacks; Upper Clarks Fork;

Trek
Day
CampProgram FeaturesCampsite Features
1Trailbound Tent City Opening Campfire Commissary; Trading Post;  
2Anasazi Bus to Six Mile GateTrail Camp; 


Tyrannosaurus Rex Track @ Six Mile GateTrail Camp; 


Ranger Training Trail Camp; 
3Horse Canyon Tour Petroglyphs @ Indian WritingsTrail Camp; (Showers; at Indian Writings)


atlatl @ Indian WritingsTrail Camp; 


Archaeology @ Indian WritingsTrail Camp; 


Hike over Hart Peak Trail Camp; 


Water @ Horse Canyon catchmentTrail Camp; 
4Sioux Challenge Events @ Dan BeardTrail Camp; (Low Impact Camp; at Dan Beard)
5Pueblano Burro Packing @ Ponil (Commissary; Trading Post; Showers; at Ponil)


Western Lore / Branding @ Ponil 


Food Pickup @ Ponil 


Continental Tie & Lumber  
6Maxwell Return Burros @ MirandaTrail Camp; 


Mountain Man Rendezvous @ MirandaTrail Camp; 


Muzzle Loading Rifles @ MirandaTrail Camp; 
7Maxwell Side Hike Baldy Mountain Trail Camp; 


Mining History @ Baldy TownTrail Camp; (Commissary; Trading Post; Showers; at Baldy Town)


Assaying @ Baldy TownTrail Camp; 


Food Pickup @ Baldy TownTrail Camp; 
8Black Jacks Water @ Black Jacks catchmentTrail Camp (Usually dry); 
9Harlan Shotgun shooting/reloading - 12 Gauge  


Burro Racing  
10Cimarroncito Conservation @ HarlanShowers;  


Rock Climbing & Rappelling Showers;  


Food Pickup @ Ute Gulch CommissaryShowers;  (Commissary; Trading Post; at Ute Gulch Commissary)
11Upper Clarks Fork Tour Hunting Lodge @ Hunting LodgeTrail Camp (Usually dry); 


Visit Demonstration Forest @ Clarks ForkTrail Camp (Usually dry); (Showers; at Clarks Fork)


Horse Rides @ Clarks ForkTrail Camp (Usually dry); 


Water @ Clarks ForkTrail Camp (Usually dry); 
12Homebound Tent City Tooth of Time Showers; Trading Post;  


Hike in via Tooth Ridge Trail Showers; Trading Post;  


Awards Campfire Showers; Trading Post;  
Warning: Itinerary details provided by PhilSearch are for planning purposes only.  Only the current year's "Treks" book and the addendums to it, if any, should be used for final trek selection.
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Program opportunities not included on the official itinerary

This list is not complete and is dependent on the route you take each day.
Visit the Villa Philmonte at Trailbound Tent City on day 1
Seton Memorial Library and Philmont Museum at Trailbound Tent City on day 1
Tyrannosaurus Rex Track at Anasazi on day 2
Cantina at Ponil on day 5
Hike over Hart Peak at Ponil on day 5
Gymkhana at Ponil on day 5
Cavalcade at Ponil on day 5
Cowboy Action Shooting at Ponil on day 5
Side Hike Baldy Mountain at Miranda on day 6 Double Dip
Side Hike Baldy Mountain at Baldy Town on day 7
Tour Historic Baldy Town at Baldy Town on day 7
Hike via Hidden Valley / Window Rock at Cimarroncito on day 10
Advanced Rock Climbing Instruction at Cimarroncito on day 10
Burro Racing at Harlan on day 10 Double Dip
Shotgun shooting/reloading - 12 Gauge at Harlan on day 10 Double Dip
Western Lore / Branding at Clarks Fork on day 11 Double Dip
Hike via Hidden Valley / Window Rock at Hunting Lodge on day 11
Visit the Villa Philmonte at Homebound Tent City on day 12
Seton Memorial Library and Philmont Museum at Homebound Tent City on day 12