Tag: Summit Shakedown




Get Ready For High Rollin' Adventure

Skatepark At The Summit: A Firsthand Look

When most people think high adventure they think of backpacking, rock climbing, and mountain biking. But, as participants at the Summit shakedown learned, high adventure can be much more than the standard fare.

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How Does Shakedown Shape Up?

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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What's For Lunch?

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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Zip, Zip, Hooray!

Zippin’ Away

Did you know that when you’re 40 feet above the ground, going 40 miles an hour, you get a pretty insane adrenaline rush? It’s really exciting riding on a zip line. So, after a full…

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Shakedown Village

Tent City, In Effect!

Within just a couple hours, what was an empty field became a tent city as hundreds of Scouts and Venturers set up for the Summit Shakedown.

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