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2017 Jamboree and NCAC

posted Jun 28, 2016, 7:15 PM by Lynn Hamilton

The National Capital Area Council is currently forming troops for the 2017 National Jamboree.  If you are interested in having a presentation made to the youth in your troop, please contact Phil Dennis at:  The National Jamboree is your opportunity to camp with 30,000 of your newest and closest Scout Buddies!

Scouting’s PREMIER Adventure experience! Includes: whitewater rafting, rock climbing, rappelling, zip lines, mountain biking, canopy tours, shooting sports, BMX racing, skateboarding, kayaking and more. You will to love the arena shows with 30,000 of your closest friends.

When: The 2017 National Jamboree is July 19 - 28, 2017
Where: Summit Bechtel Reserve, New Hope, West Virginia 

Requirements: Your Leader’s approval and Boy Scouts: First Class and at least 12 years of age by July 19, 2017 Venturing: At least 14 years of age by July 19, 2017

How Much: $1250 per Scout or Crew Member. Fees include all food, equipment, as well as the use of a tent, cot, dining shelters, stoves, fuel and cooking. The fee also includes transportation to and from the Summit on motorcoach buses. No major additional costs. Just show up with your own camping gear and uniform.

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