Compare 2017 Trek 703 to 2016 Trek 703

2017 description: 'This challenging trek will enable your crew to attain new heights and enjoy meaningful program opportunities in Philmont's South Country. Begin your trek at the Zastrow Turnaround before hiking to Rayado River Camp for the night. On the following morning, pack up your gear and enjoy a cool root beer at Abreu Cantina before continuing on to Carson Meadows to help the staff with a search and rescue mission that will require your crew to work together. Enjoy the view from the Notch and the gorgeous hike up Rayado Canyon to Waite Phillips fishing lodge at Fish Camp. Fish the banks of the Agua Fria and Rayado Creeks before continuing on to Agua Fria Camp for the night. The following day, you will have the opportunity to help Philmont's Conservation Department with a trail construction project on the way to the homestead at Crooked Creek. From there, enjoy the hike down Bonito Canyon and check out the wreckage of a B24 bomber that crashed on top of Trail Peak in 1942. Continue on to Crater Lake where the Continental Tie & Lumber Company will teach you to scale spar poles before including you in their Company Meeting Campfire. Enjoy the view of the Tooth of Time and the loggers stories. Be sure to hike over Lovers Leap on the following morning. Next stop… Base Camp!'

Day2017 Trek 703 Campsite2016 Trek 703 CampsiteProgram Differences
1Trailbound Tent City  
2House Canyon Ranger Training not included in 2017 trek 703
3House CanyonIndian WritingsRanger Training included in 2017 trek 703
4Dan Beard  
5Pueblano Continental Tie & Lumber included in 2017 trek 703
Campfire included in 2017 trek 703
Company Meeting not included in 2017 trek 703
6Santa Claus  
7Homebound Tent City Hike to not included in 2017 trek 703