The Capitol Area Council is sponsoring a two-week long backpacking trip
to Philmont Scout Ranch in the summer of 2015, and the following
summers. We will be leaving Austin June 28, 2015 and will return July 11,
2015. A limited number of positions for Scouts and adult leaders are
If you have interested “financially challenged” Scouts and adult leaders
who meet all the requirements, there will be a presentation and
interviews for joining the Philmont Opportunity Crew at the Frank Fickett
Scout Training and Service Center in December 2014 and January 2015.
Generous scholarships are available.