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.
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, 2020 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.
June 22 - 28 (tentative dates)
Participants will receive additional information late 2018, throughout 2019, and early 2020 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.