The “Philmont Expedition Registration for 2010″ packet confirms the rumors that Double H High Adventure Base will be closing after the 2009 summer season.
PLEASE NOTE: The Double H High Adventure Base will conclude six years of operation with the 2009 season. no reservations will be accepted for the Double H for 2010.
The Double H High Adventure Base, is a partnership between the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation (RMEF) and the Boy Scouts of America. The Double H Ranch was opened in 2003 and is operated by Philmont Scout Ranch. With no established trail system, the Double H is a rugged southwestern experience covering over 100,000 acres and elevations over 7,000 feet. Treks hike cross country utilizing the principles of “Leave No Trace”.
Calls to Philmont Scout Ranch confirmed that Double H High Adventure Base will be closing, however staff did not provide an explanation for the closure.