Trail Food Menu

The Philmont trail menu is easy to replicate and your crew can purchase surplus trail meals to practice cooking on your shakedowns with the same kind of food you will be eating on your trek. Although the trail menu may change slightly each year, you can most recent complete list of trailmeals and ingredients here. The upcoming summer's meal ingredients are posted after May 1st.

Here is an example of a day's meals:

  • Breakfast
  • Instant oatmeal
  • Pop Tarts
  • Lara Bar
  • Turkey bites
  • Lemonade mix
  • Lunch
  • Ritz crackers
  • Jalapeno squeeze cheese
  • Beef and cheese stick
  • Honey Stinger chews
  • Corn Nuts
  • Gatorade
  • Dinner
  • Chili mac – Mountain House
  • Bacon cheddar pretzels
  • Trail mix
  • Cookies


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.