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Photos needed Back 2017 Trek 7 Forward Virtual Tour


Challenging; Approximately 56 miles; Maps required: North,Valle


Beautiful peaks, lush valleys, and exciting program fill this Central and South Country trek. Your crew will have a great first night at Cathedral Rock Camp before rock climbing at Cimarroncito. Enjoy the solitude of serene Webster Parks for the night. The next day, you'll follow a lightly traveled trail on your way up beautiful Sawmill Canyon. Learn to reload and shoot .30-06 rifles when you arrive at Sawmill. Hike over Comanche Peak on your way to Mt. Phillips Camp and be sure to watch one of the best sunsets at Philmont from the western summit. Views of the Moreno Valley, Wheeler Peak, and Baldy Mountain will be a prized reward for the hard work that it took to get there! Enjoy firing .50 caliber muzzle loading rifles at Clear Creek before camping at Porcupine for the night. At Beaubien, test your roping skills, eat a chuckwagon dinner, ride horses, and kick back for a cowboy campfire. Work on a forest restoration project before hiking over Trail Peak to check out the wreckage of a B24 Bomber that crashed on top in 1942. Continue on over Fowler Mesa and through Aguila where another view awaits your arrival. Hike on to Abreu where you'll enjoy a cold root beer at the cantina and a Mexican dinner at the Mexican homestead. Next, continue on to Urraca, where you will test your crew's skills on the challenge course and be treated to an evening campfire that tells of the mesa's haunted past. Wake up early and watch the sunrise from Inspiration Point to preview your final challenge. Navigate across Lovers Leap, scale the Tooth of Time, and hike all the way to Base Camp to finish your trek!

Dry Camps: Webster Parks; Mt Phillips; Tooth Ridge;

Trek
Day
CampProgram FeaturesCampsite Features
1Trailbound Tent City Opening Campfire Commissary; Trading Post;  
2Cathedral Rock Bus to Cito TurnaroundTrail Camp; 


Ranger Training Trail Camp; 
3Webster Parks Rock Climbing & Rappelling @ CimarroncitoTrail Camp (Usually dry); (Showers; at Cimarroncito)


Water @ CimarroncitoTrail Camp (Usually dry); 
4Sawmill Shooting/Reloading - .30-06 Showers (wood stoked);  
5Mt Phillips Hike over Mount Phillips Trail Camp (Usually dry); 


Hike over Comanche Peak Trail Camp (Usually dry); 


Water @ SawmillTrail Camp (Usually dry); (Showers (wood stoked); at Sawmill)
6Porcupine Rocky Mountain Fur Company @ Clear CreekTrail Camp; 


Muzzle Loading Rifles @ Clear CreekTrail Camp; 
7Beaubien Food Pickup @ Phillips JunctionShowers (wood stoked);  (Commissary; Trading Post; Showers; at Phillips Junction)


Western Lore / Branding Showers (wood stoked);  


Chuck Wagon Dinner Showers (wood stoked);  


Evening Campfire Showers (wood stoked);  
8Beaubien Conservation Showers (wood stoked);  


Horse Rides Showers (wood stoked);  
9Abreu Hike over Trail Peak Showers;  


Mexican Homestead Showers;  


Cantina Showers;  


Mexican Dinner Showers;  
10Urraca Challenge Events  


Evening Campfire  
11Tooth Ridge Tooth of Time Trail Camp (Always dry); 


Water @ StockadeTrail Camp (Always dry); (Trail Camp; at Stockade)
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
Hike via Hidden Valley / Window Rock at Cimarroncito on day 3
Advanced Rock Climbing Instruction at Cimarroncito on day 3
Shooting/Reloading - .30-06 at Sawmill on day 5 Double Dip
Hike over Mount Phillips at Clear Creek on day 6 Double Dip
Fishing Opportunities at Phillips Junction on day 7
Western Lore / Branding at Beaubien on day 8 Double Dip
Hike over Trail Peak at Beaubien on day 8 Double Dip
Visit the Villa Philmonte at Homebound Tent City on day 12
Seton Memorial Library and Philmont Museum at Homebound Tent City on day 12