BlogBus service at the Jamboree is expanding

Posted on July 14, 2016 by

Your hiking boots just got a little happier. Thanks to feedback from staffers in 2013, next summer’s Jamboree will feature a greatly expanded busing system. Here are the 11 planned routes for the 2017 National Scout Jamboree:

Staff Support (staff only routes)
Shuttle Description Frequency Service Hours Route
Staff Parking Hourly/Continuous 6:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. Staff Parking lot to Echo Staff Camp
Alpha/Bravo to Echo Breakfast & Dinner 4:30-7:30 a.m. & 4:30-7:30 p.m. Bravo HQ – Alpha HQ – Echo Dining Hall
Program Support (staff and participants eligible to ride)
Shuttle Description Frequency Service Hours Route
Loop Road Continuous Loop 7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Echo – Foxtrot – Jamboree HQ – Charlie HQ – Charlie 4
Upper Ridge Road Continuous Loop 7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Oasis – Bows – Barrels West – Barrels East
Valley Loop Road Continuous Loop 7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Jacks Landing East – The Ropes – Low Gear – The Rocks – A/B Intersection
Staff Work Site Distribution Support: (Shuttle to disperse staff to work locations in morning and return to Echo at end of shift/program hours)
Shuttle Description Frequency Service Hours Route
SOC (Glen Jean Armory) AM Shift / PM Shift TBD Echo – SOC
LOC & Post Office (ALC) AM Shift / PM Shift TBD Echo – ALC
Rocks, Ropes & Low Gear AM load – PM Return TBD Echo – Jacks Landing East
Garden Ground Mountain AM load – PM Return TBD Echo – Garden Ground
Oasis & Bows AM load – PM Return TBD Echo – Pools/Scuba – Oasis – Bows
Barrels & High Gear AM load – PM Return TBD Echo – Barrels West – Barrels East – High Gear

 

Note: Staff Work Site Distribution Support hours will be determined in consultation with the Program Group