2017 National Jamboree

Get ready! The 2017 National Scout Jamboree is coming and it ain't your father's jamboree. We're talking seriously high adventure, people! Whitewater rafting, zip-lining, rappelling, mountain biking, hiking, and more - with 50,000 of your closest friends at the brand new Summit Bechtel Reserve in the wilds of West Virginia.


The Jamboree is July 14 - 29, 2017.  A five day tour will be held before the Jamboree flying into Philadelphia, then going into Washington DC.  Some locations will be Independence Square, Liberty Bell, Gettysburg, Washington Monument, Lincoln Memorial, Mint, Ford Theater, Arlington Natl. Cemetery and the Smithsonian Museums.

How Much

The cost of the Jamboree, tour, travel and supplies are $2,850.00.

Participants must be 12 years old and a 1st Class Scout by July 13, 2017 (or 11 yr old and completed the 6th grade) but not yet 18 years old.

Girls can join as part of the Venturing Crew! (14-20 years old, or 13 and completed the 8th grade)

Now Accepting Applications

Youth that are interested in representing the Trapper Trails Council contingent are encouraged to apply today - positions will fill up quick!  You need to sign up in Two places, one at the National Jamboree site - http://www.summitbsa.org/events/jamboree/participants/ -  AND you need to register below with our Trapper Trails Council.

Youth: Register for National Jamboree

Step 1. Create an account (Upper right side of page)

Step 2. Verify Account by clicking on link in email

Step 3. Login with your new account

Step 4. Click “Your Roster” icon

Step 5: Make sure the "switch Event/Facility" is on "2017 National Jamboree"

Step 6. Enter Boy’s information on the right hand side

Step 7. Click the Save Camper button at the bottom

Step 8. Click the “Event Registration” icon

Step 9. Click the “New Camper Registration” Button

Step 10. Select the Boys Name on the Right

Step 11. Select the Troop or Crew you are going with

Step 12. Click the “Create Registration” button

Step 13. Click “Save Camper, Add to Cart” button

Step 14. Click “Cart” icon

Step 15: If you want to pay more this first time, Go to "home" icon and click on event, then "Change amount in cart" 

Step 16. Enter Payment information on the right

Step 17. Click “Submit My Order” button

File Name Description
2017 Jamboree payment schedule Download
2017 Jamboree Refund letter Download
2017 Jamboree Refund policy Download
2017 National Jamboree Flyer Download