SUMMIT BLOG

Flying High With BMX
Posted on August 24, 2012 by Russell Smart

Mayhem Mountain: How Did It Get So Good?

Both [BMX riding and skateboarding] are part of our world-class program experience which have higher energy and are more diverse, more intense, and more physically challenging than ever before.

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Are You Ready To Go Big?
Posted on August 22, 2012 by Dan McCarthy

What Will The Jamboree Program Look Like At The Summit?

Within each adventure area, progressive skill levels will be offered so that Scouts at any level of proficiency may participate, from beginner to advanced. It’s a totally different concept from past jamborees.

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The More You Know...
Posted on August 20, 2012 by Gina, Summit Blog Staff

Betcha Didn’t Know! [Infographic]

We’ve arranged the fascinating facts and figures in a handy, dandy infographic to get those mind wheels of yours spinning.

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Breaking Ground At The Summit
Posted on August 17, 2012 by Kevin M., Patrol Z Reporter

SummitCorps: Bringing It Back Home

When SummitCorps wrapped up in West Virginia at the end of July last year, over 1,000 Arrowmen had built almost 13 miles of trail.

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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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