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The Summit Bechtel Reserve in West Virginia

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Latest News

Archery is one of many activities Scouts and Venturers can do at The Summit
August 28, 2014

2014 Programs: Summit Images

The first season of programs at the Summit Bechtel Reserve is in the books. Scouts and Venturers from all over pushed themselves further this summer and took their Scouting to a new level. For a…

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Scout camp at The Summit is a great way to have fun and take your scouting further
July 18, 2014

Scout Camp 2015, Summit Style

Scout camp—the learning, the merit badges, the advancement—it’s pretty cool, a classic Scouting experience. The new Walter Scott Summit Center at the Summit Bechtel Family National Scout Reserve—with its lakes, trails, zip lines, boulder cove,…

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37 North Outfitters Website - Shop for all your Summit gear here
July 7, 2014

Summit Gear Online

A trip to The Summit not in the cards this year? No worries. You can still get your hands on Summit gear. Whether on a day hike or a week-long trek, check out 37 North…

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Scouts at The Ropes during the opening week of Summit 2014 Program
June 27, 2014

Opening Week: 2014 High Adventure – Gallery

Opening week of 2014 high adventure programs at The Summit Bechtel Reserve kicked off June 8, 2014 and we’ve captured some of the sights. From setting up camp to mountain biking to shooting sports, participants…

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We're looking for volunteers for the 2017 jamboree
June 23, 2014

Volunteers For The 2017 Jamboree

Volunteers Like You! That’s who we’re looking for to make the 2017 National Scout Jamboree at The Summit Bechtel Reserve an amazing Scouting experience. Volunteers in the Boy Scouts of America know what it means to…

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