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Best trails in Philmont Scout Ranch

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Looking for a great trail in Philmont Scout Ranch, New Mexico? AllTrails has 26 great hiking trails, trail running trails, views trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Ready for some activity? There are 18 moderate trails in Philmont Scout Ranch ranging from 3.4 to 59.5 miles and from 6,509 to 11,735 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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#1 - Bonita Canyon and Middle Point Creek
Philmont Scout Ranch
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Length: 11.2 mi • Est. 5 h 8 m
#2 - South Philmont: Zastrow Turnaround to Tooth of Time
Philmont Scout Ranch
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Length: 32.2 mi • Est. Multi-day
Trail within the Philmont Scout Ranch. Registration required to enter, hike, and camp in the park.Show more
#3 - Hunting Lodge Staff Camp to Tooth of Time to Tooth Ridge Trail Camp
Philmont Scout Ranch
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Length: 8.4 mi • Est. 5 h 3 m
Trail within the Philmont Scout Ranch. Registration required to enter, hike, and camp in the park.Show more
#4 - Philmont Trek 10
Philmont Scout Ranch
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Length: 53.8 mi • Est. Multi-day
This is the tenth trek at Philmont Scout Ranch. For more information, including full itineraries, visit: https://www.philmontscoutranch.org/Show more
#5 - Baldy Mountain Loop
Philmont Scout Ranch
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Length: 7.1 mi • Est. 4 h 38 m
Please see the Philmont Scount Ranch for more information on the trail: https://www.philmontscoutranch.org/Show more
#6 - South Ponil Creek and Santa Claus Canyon
Philmont Scout Ranch
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Length: 18.2 mi • Est. 9 h 17 m
#7 - Graveyard Canyon to Templeton Canyon
Philmont Scout Ranch
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Length: 36.3 mi • Est. Multi-day
#8 - Cimarron Range Loop
Philmont Scout Ranch
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Length: 53.7 mi • Est. Multi-day
Trail within the Philmont Scout Ranch. Registration required to enter, hike, and camp in the park.Show more
#9 - Urraca Philmont Trail
Philmont Scout Ranch
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Length: 3.4 mi • Est. 1 h 59 m
Trail within the Philmont Scout Ranch. Registration required to enter, hike, and camp in the park.Show more
#10 - Crater Lake to Phillips Junction via Trail Peak
Philmont Scout Ranch
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Length: 9.3 mi • Est. 5 h 11 m
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