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Philmont Scout Ranch
is a large, rugged, mountainous ranch
located near the town of Cimarron, New Mexico
, covering 140,177 acres (219.027 sq mi) of wilderness in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains
of the Rocky Mountains
of northern New Mexico
. The ranch, formerly the property of oil baron Waite Phillips
and now that of the Boy Scouts of America
, is a National High Adventure Base in which crews of Scouts and Venturers take part in backpacking
expeditions and other outdoor activities
. It is the one of the largest youth camps in the world in land area. Between June 8 and August 22 around 23,000 Scouts and adult leaders backpack across the Ranch's extensive backcountry while over 1,130 seasonal staff personnel maintain the Ranch's summer operations.
Philmont is also home to the Philmont Training Center
and the Seton Museum. The Training Center is the primary location for BSA's national volunteer training programs. Philmont is also operated as a ranch, maintaining small herds of cattle, horses, burros
The only documented Tyrannosaurus rex
track in the world was discovered within the camp's boundaries in 1993 in North Ponil Canyon by the Anasazi Trail Camp. It was formally identified in 1994.
The model is created at a scale of 1:150,000 with 3x exaggeration. It features a built-in base, so it sits perfectly on a desk or in a frame.
Model Data Sources: USGS (Elevation) and USDA (Imagery)