Summit Bechtel Reserve Contingent 2019

Event Details

Situated in the wilds of West Virginia, The Summit is a training, Scouting, and adventure center for the millions of youth and adults involved in the Boy Scouts of America and anyone who loves the outdoors. The Summit Bechtel Reserve is home to the James C. Justice National Scout Camp, the Paul R. Christen National High Adventure Base, and is the permanent home to the National Scout Jamborees. 

WHO
Individual or group registrations will be accepted.  Must be a currently registered Boy Scout, Varsity Scout, Venturer, or Sea Scout.

Minimum age: The Summit requires that all youth must be at least 13 years old by September 1, 2019 to attend, and at least 14 years old for some programs. NO EXCEPTIONS. Participants must know and use the Scout Oath and Law as their guide to appropriate behavior.


WHEN

July 8-14 (tentative dates)
 

COST
The total fee for contingent participants will be $1,700.  The fee includes all Summit fees, transportation, meals, and special mementos for the Mid-America Council contingent.

Spots are limited to first-come, first-serve.  A non-refundable $200 deposit is required to reserve a spot.

Participants will receive additional information late 2017, throughout 2018, and early 2019 related to travel arrangements, program opportunities, and trip preparations.  The Mid-America Council reserves the right to add qualified participants to all crews up to the maximum registration limit.

Each participant must complete the required health forms for the contingent trip to the Paul R. Christen National High Adventure Base at the Summit Bechtel Reserve. Click here to download all appropriate health forms.

The Mid-America Council will be sending a council contingent to the Paul R. Christen National High Adventure Base at the Summit Bechtel Reserve in 2019!

Participants will enjoy the Summit Experience, which includes a half-day program at each of the Summit's adventure sports venues - The Canopy, The Rocks, Low and High Gear, The Park, The Trax, The Bows, The Barrels, Bravo Lake and The Ropes. Participants will also get a thrilling ride down the 3,100' Big Zip! The Summit Contingent Committee reserves the right to not accept a registration if the candidate is not fit physically or emotionally for the trip.


John Franklin
Council High Adventure Chair
jjoaquimfranklin@aol.com
402-212-0170
Scott Hanson
Director of Outdoor Programs
scott.hanson@scouting.org
402-431-9272
Christine Salisbury
Camping Director
christine.salisbury@scouting.org
402-514-3006
Durham Scout Center
12401 W Maple Rd
Omaha, Nebraska 68164
Phone: 402-431-9272
When & Where


Monday 07-08-2019 12:00 AM to
Sunday 07-14-2019 11:45 PM
Summit Bechtel Reserve
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Coords: 37.9159862, -81.1229925
2550 Jack Furst Dr
Glen Jean, West Virginia 25846
Phone: 304-465-2800
Fax: 304-465-2819

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