Frequently Asked Questions FAQ's

1. Q: Where do I sign-up?

A: Youth can sign-up right here!


Adult Registration is wait listed. To sign-up on the priority wail list, go here:

2.  Q: Who can Attend?

A: Anyone registered in Scouting 14 or older on June 9, 2019. The Summit is open to anyone interested, from beginners to experts.

3. Q: Is the Summit available for youth to attend?

A: Not only is it available to youth, youth are encouraged to attend.

4. Q: What is the cost of the Summit?

A: $555 for Adults; $495 for Youth (under 21 years of age on June 15, 2019)

5. Q. Who is putting on this Philmont Training Course (PTC)?

A: The National Scouting Historian Summit is a joint project of the Order of the Arrow and the National Scouting Museum.

6. Q: Can Family members do things at Philmont while I am attending this course?

A: Yes! Family Members are encouraged to attend. Philmont offers a great program for family members of all ages. See:

7. Q: I am planning on flying or taking the train to Philmont. Where do I travel to and is there a shuttle service?

A: Information for where to travel to and shuttle services can be found here:

8. Q: What should I bring for my trip to Philmont Training Center (PTC)?

A: PTC provides lists of what to bring here:

9. Q: Can I see a schedule?

A: The Summit schedule will be available in early 2019. The typical week’s Philmont Training Center schedule can be found here:

10. Q: I know I will need a BSA Medical Form. Where do I find the right ones for my family and me?

A: You can find that information here:

11. Q: What facilities does the Philmont Training Center offer? What is in a tent? How do showers work?

A: Learn about the PTC facilities at:

12. Q: What are some of the activities available at Philmont besides the Summit?

A: For activities offered see:

13. Q: Where can I learn more about the National Scouting Historian Summit?

A: By visiting our web site:

14. Q: Does Philmont Training Center have a webpage for FAQs for them?

A: Yes! See: