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Business as usual at Summit Bechtel Reserve

Since the planning stages, The Summit has been designed and laid out to host scouts. All scouts. Our facilities are tailored to host National Jamborees, HIgh Adventure, Scout Camp program and this year a World Scout Jamboree.   Since our

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Summit Visits CMI

On Wednesday February 6th the Summit was invited to visit the CMI (Colorado Mountain Industries) factory in Franklin, WV for a tour and to discuss the development of climbing and zip line gear. This company manufactures a variety of rescue and climbing

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2019 High Adventure Planning Guides

All of our High Adventure Planning Guides for 2019 have been updated and can be found at: https://www.summitbsa.org/programs/national-high-adventure-base/high-adventure-overview/   or here   2019 Council & Unit Planning Guide 2019 New River Trek Planning Guide 2019 Polaris ATV Trek Planning Guide 2019

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Welcome Thom Merkle

All, Please join us in welcoming Thom Merkle to The Summit Team as the Wheeled Sports Program Manager. A little about Thom: Thom is a northern Minnesota native who has lived in the New River Gorge area for the last 12

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Midland Trail Football team visits Summit Bechtel Reserve

  The Midland Trail High School Football Team recently visited Summit Bechtel Reserve for a day of “exploration, education and excitement”. The local team from Fayette County often participate in weekend outings to promote and foster team camaraderie among players.

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WEST VIRGINIA TRIFECTA PRESENTED BY WEST VIRGINIA TOURISM

AUG 25-26, 2018 https://www.spartan.com/en/race/detail/3510/overview Summit Bechtel Reserve is widely known for its natural beauty, its unbeatable white-water rafting, and the fact that every four years, its 10,000+ acres of pristine land play host to the National Boy Scouts Jamboree. This

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USA Cycling at the Summit Bechtel Reserve

Spandex and Carbon Fiber? You may have wondered about the group that was ripping around the Summit a while back with fancy bikes and tight clothing. That was the USA Cycling East Coast Mountain Bike Talent I.D. Camp, an invite-only

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VenturingFest App

We are counting down the days till Venturers from all across the country come together at the Summit for the 20th Anniversary at Venturingfest. Participants will be doing full days of fun and exciting program. The Venturingfest App is one

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