Duty To God Award

Under the guidance of the crew Chaplain's Aide, each participant in a trek may work to fulfill the following requirements of the Duty to God Award:

  1. Participants must attend a religious service while at Philmont, participate in at least three daily devotionals with their crew, and lead Grace before a meal.
  2. Participants must obtain a Chaplain's Aide signature to certify completion of requirements.
  3. Chaplain's Aide must secure a "Duty to God" brochure for the crew upon completion of the trek.

Once requirements are met, the Duty To God Patch may be purchased in person at the Tooth of Time Traders. For those who have already left Philmont, please complete the Duty To God Patch order form and fax it to the Tooth of Time Traders at 575-376-2542.


About Philmont Scout Ranch

Philmont Scout Ranch, the Boy Scouts of America's premier High Adventure™ base, challenges Scouts and Venturers with more than 214 square miles of rugged northern New Mexico wilderness. Backpacking treks, horseback cavalcades, and training and service programs offer young people many ways to experience this legendary country.