SUMMIT BLOG

How Does Shakedown Shape Up?
Posted on August 15, 2012 by Dan McCarthy

How Does The Shakedown Compare To The Jamboree?

One thing that struck me from reading the suggestions is there’s still some confusion over what Shakedown was about and how the Shakedown experience relates to what you can expect at the 2013 National Jamboree. To clarify: It really doesn’t relate.

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Thumbs Up For Teamwork
Posted on August 13, 2012 by Leigh, Summit Blog Staff

With A Little Help From Their Friends

For every jamboree held at the Summit, each attending Scout will donate approximately 6 hours of service work to areas surrounding the Summit.

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Into Shooting Sports?
Posted on August 10, 2012 by Russell Smart

We’ve Got Target Sports!

[Target sports] is another part of our world-class program experience which is more diverse, more intense, higher energy and more physically challenging than ever before.

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What's For Lunch?
Posted on August 8, 2012 by Dan McCarthy

About Those Lunches

Our objective is to ensure we provide a healthy meal with the greatest acceptability possible while ensuring our Scouts/Scouters are safe from foodborne illness.

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Pretty cool shot, Patrol Z!
Posted on July 30, 2012 by Patrick B., Patrol Z

Scouting At NAS Pensacola

Scouts from Fleur de Lis District in Southeast Louisiana Council took a weekend hike across the Naval Air Station Pensacola (NAS) in Florida.

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Look At Us!
Posted on July 27, 2012 by Connor M., Patrol Z Reporter

New Online Map Views Of The Summit

It’s official: You can see the Summit Bechtel Reserve on Google Maps and Google Earth. Check out these bird’s eye views of the home of the national jamboree.

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Biking At The Summit
Posted on July 25, 2012 by Dan McCarthy

Shakedown Observations

Scouts participating at the Shakedown only received a taste of what will be offered at the 2013 jamboree.

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Posted on July 23, 2012 by Gina, Summit Blog Staff

Making A Splash At The Summit [Infographic]

Want to try SUP (stand-up paddleboarding)? What about a water obstacle course? Into kayaking? How about breathing underwater as a scuba diver?

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