• Book of Jamboree 2013 Memories
    08 2013 November

    New Book Keeps Memories of the 2013 Jamboree Forever

    “The 2013 National Jamboree was truly a historic event,” says Chief Scout Executive Wayne Brock. “There had never been a Jamboree like this one – partly because there had never before been a Jamboree site...

  • Jack Furst shares a laugh prior to the dedication of Jack Furst Drive, Wednesday July 17, 2013. Jack was responsible for finding, designing and building the Summit. Photo by Ron Kuenstler
    07 2013 August

    Jack Furst: A Force Behind the Adventure

    Not long ago, the Summit Bechtel Reserve was little more than an abandoned coal mine and sawmill — and lots of pristine wilderness. No grand lakes, no canopy tours and no shooting ranges. Certainly no...

  • QBSA's mobile studio is at Summit Center. Photo by Reed Skyllingstad.
    29 2013 July

    QBSA Gave Voice to Jamboree

    “We are the soundtrack of the jamboree,” says Michael J. Thorp, chairman, general manager and program director of QBSA Jamboree Radio.Thorp, who has been a radio program director outside of Scouting for 40 years, organizes...

  • Jamboree Today reporter Chad Rodenberger (l) interviews Anthony DiSalvo, who has attended almost every national jamboree since 1937. Photo by Richard Diesslin.
    28 2013 July

    Counting Jamborees? Start With 1937 and Anthony DiSalvo

    The 2013 National Scout Jamboree had a lot of remarkable people in attendance. His Majesty Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden, a life long Scout. TV host Mike Rowe, an Eagle Scout. There were corporate CEOs...

  • Doing The Wave at the Opening Show at the AT&T Summit Stadium. It's great to see Scouts and Venturers enjoying the show. Photo by Trey Spivey.
    27 2013 July

    Jamboree Was “Prime” and “Choice,” Say Scouts

    “Days at the Summit are long and fun-filled, but the weeks fly by,” said Life Scout Ryann Syvertsen of Cincinnati, Ohio, about the 2013 National Scout Jamboree experience. The event was a huge success, if...

Upcoming Events

all-day 2015 World Scout Jamboree in Japan @ Kirara-hama
2015 World Scout Jamboree in Japan @ Kirara-hama
Jul 28 – Aug 8 all-day
The kanji character “wa” means harmony, unity, friendship, and peace. It is in this spirit that the Scout Association of Japan will welcome Scouts from [...]