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Welcome to the Melrose Boy Scout Troop 68
1998 Philmont Photo Gallery #1

    In July, 1998, ten members of Troop 68, along with two adult advisors, took part in the council's trip to Philmont Scout Ranch in New Mexico. Troop 68 filled one of the three council contingients that went on this adventure.
    The following pictures were taken before the ten day trip into the back country began.

All of the pictures are thumbnailed. Click on any picture to see a full size copy.

The itenerary of the crew was marked by many of the staffed camps..

The CMC continient,
all three crews.

The troop 68 crew,
one third of the CMC contingient.

Crew 720-H3 is ready to leave from St. Cloud.

Arriving at Mount Rushmore.

The crew at Mount Rushmore.

The gateway greets all who arrive at Philmont Scout Ranch!

The Philmont welcome center,
the first stop apon arriving at Philmont.

City city, where we stay before and after the trip into the backcountry.

Members of the crew wait at the welcome center to meet our ranger.

Our ranger conducts a shakedown to finalize what gear will be taken.

Crew equipment needed to be checked over as it was assigned to the crew.

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