Philmont; a history of New Mexico"s Cimarron country

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University of New Mexico Press , Albuquerque
Philmont Scout Ranch, Colfax County (N.M.) -- Hi
Statementby Lawrence R. Murphy
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 261 p.
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Open LibraryOL17885677M
LC Control Number76076828

Here is the first comprehensive history of the Colfax County area of northeastern New Mexico. Best known today as the home of the Philmont Scout Ranch, where thousands of Boy Scouts from around the world gather every year, this beautiful country has a violent and varied past.5/5(3).

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The summer staff at the Boy Scouts of America Philmont Scout Ranch outside Cimarron, New Mexico are often working their first “real” job. Philmont; a history of New Mexicos Cimarron country book For Lawrence R Murphy in the s, that job became the springboard to a history degree and a master’s thesis on the Baldy Mountain mining district, part of.

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at the best online prices at. Philmont Scout Ranch is a ranch located in Colfax County, New Mexico, near the village of Cimarron; it coversacres ( sq mi; km²) of wilderness in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains of the Rocky d by oil baron Waite Phillips, the ranch is owned and operated by the Boy Scouts of is a National High Adventure Base where crews of Scouts and Venturers take Location: Cimarron, New Mexico.

Philmont: A History of New Mexico's Cimarron Country (English Edition) eBook: Murphy, Lawrence R.: : Kindle Store5/5(2). Philmont Scout Ranch - 17 Deer Run Rd, Cimarron, New Mexico - Rated based on Reviews "Just an amazing place to be, the backcountry staff is /5().

Tooth of Time Traders and the Ernest Thompson Seton Memorial Library carry a huge selection of books about almost anything you can imagine about Philmont and the Southwest history. Hotels near Philmont Scout Ranch: ( mi) Express St. James Hotel ( mi) Cimarroncita Ranch ( mi) Laguna Vista Lodge ( mi) Casa del Gavilan Historic Inn ( mi) Cimarron Inn and RV Park; View all hotels near Philmont Scout Ranch on Tripadvisor5/5().

This book can be read with the confidence that this is "the way it was." Tells the story of Philmont primarily with pictures. A grouping of representative historical and modern photographs of the New Mexico Scout Ranch.

11" x " x ", pages; Author: Stephen Zimmer and Larry Walker. Cimarron was settled inand became an important stop on the Santa Fe Trail 20 years later. It is a historic place, not a ghosttown, but we include it here because it is a part of the lives of two of New Mexico's most important people, Kit Carson and Lucien Bonaparte Maxwell.

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A collective history to document public memory.5/5. Philmont Scout Ranch Trek 1 is a mile lightly trafficked point-to-point trail located near Cimarron, New Mexico that features a river and is rated as difficult.

The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from June until August. Dogs are also able to use this trail.5/5(1). So here's some pictures/videos of my trek to Philmont. Please Enjoy:). ENJOY PHILMONT SCOUT RANCH The headquarters of Philmont Scout Ranch is located four miles south of Cimarron on SR 21 and houses the Philmont Museum & Gift Shop and Seton Library, which also serves as Philmont’s Visitor is the magnificent Villa Philmonte, built by Waite Phillips in the late s; tours may be arranged at the Philmont Museum.

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Philmont's lowest point is the southeast corner at 6, feet (2, m) and the highest point is the peak of Baldy Mountain, located on the ranch's northwest boundary, at 12, feet (3, m). The average rainfall at Philmont ranges from 14 inches ( mm) around Base Camp to 30 inches ( mm) in the backcountry.

There are nine major watersheds at Philmont - the Rayado River. - Explore klynchpinterest's board "scouting - Philmont", followed by people on Pinterest.

See more ideas about Boy scouts, Boy scout camping and New mexico pins. Philmont Scout Ranch: Philmont High Adventure Hike - See traveler reviews, candid photos, and great deals for Cimarron, NM, at Tripadvisor.5/5().

Philmont Scout Ranch: Itinerary 9 is a mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near Cimarron, New Mexico that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, nature trips, and backpacking and is best used from June until August.5/5(1). Will Jr and some of his Boy scout Troop spent a grueling week backpacking and doing other activities at Philmont Scout Ranch.

We put this video together to show part of his trip. Sep 8, - Being the only female in a household of men I have learned to love all things tan, olive green, and Boy Scout. Where to go for family vacation?.

Sunny Florida. Romantic New England coastline. Boy Scout camp to sleep in tents!with bears. And coyotes.

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Oh yes, and rattlesnakes!. See more ideas about Boy scout camping, Scout camping and New mexico pins. As hiked by o Philmont Trek 16 for is a hiking trail near Cimarron, New Mexico, United States - Description.

tors come into Philmont from Raton over U.S. High which enters the area of the model aboutatthecenter of its eastedge. The highway swings sharply west and passes through Cimarron town,byfarthe largest permanent settlement.

For 50 years after its founding by Lucien Maxwell in aboutCimarron was a majorFile Size: 2MB. Philmont Trek 23 for Philmont Trek 23 Q2 is a hiking trail near Cimarron, New Mexico, United States - Description.

In late June of Brian, Gary and 10 others from Adamstown Boy Scout Troop 61 traveled with a contingent from the PA Dutch Council to the Philmont Scout Ranch for a backpacking adventure in the Rocky Mountains near Cimarron New Mexico.

Above is a photo of the entrance to the Ranch, and below is a great picture of the view of 'the Tooth of Time' mountain behind the Ranch.14x Philmont Scout Ranch Sticker Cimarron New Mexico BSA Boy scouts NOS w/ case.

AU $ + Shipping.If not for Philmont Scout Ranch just down the road, “Cimarron would be a ghost town,” says Judy LeDoux, mayor of this New Mexico village of 1, people.