Philmont 70 Mile Backpacking Expedition
by J.R. Glenn
Your getting ready to embark upon a backpacking adventure through a portion of the majestic Rocky Mountains, at Philmont Ranch in New Mexico. As you read, you will learn about an encounter from a hungry bear, who visited our camp while we were asleep. The trek leads 70 miles of adventure with a bear encounter, dehydration, getting lost on the trail, to black powdered rifles, and snow in July.