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Adventures in Service

Every Scout and Venturer knows the meaning of cheerful service. At the Summit, we spin service projects into an adventure.

The Easiest Way To Fly In The New River Gorge

The Easiest Way To Fly In The New River Gorge

What’s the easiest way to fly high in the sky in West Virginia? Yep, it’s a zip line canopy tour.

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Climbing In The New River Gorge

Climbing In The New River Gorge

In earlier segments of this Venturing to the Summit series, we watched as members from Venturing Crews 32 and 44 from North Carolina worked and played in and around the New River Gorge.

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Venturing Crews 32 And 44 Work Overtime In The New River Gorge

Venturing Crews 32 And 44 Work Overtime In The New River Gorge

You’ve already seen Venturing Crews 32 and 44 from North Carolina help restore some of the natural habitat near the Gauley River National Recreation Area.

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Taking On The New River’s Rapids

Taking On The New River’s Rapids

In this edition of Adventures in Service: Venturing to the Summit, Crew members learned the basics of paddling, boat handling and safety from local West Virginia whitewater guides.

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How Service Projects Led To Fishing On The New River

How Service Projects Led To Fishing On The New River

After helping the National Park Service restore some of the natural habitat in a high-traffic area on the Gauley River,

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Restoring Habitat In The New River Gorge

Restoring Habitat In The New River Gorge

In this series of Adventures in Service, you will meet Venturing Crews 32 and 44 from North Carolina, as they helped with bit of forest re-vegetation in the NRG.

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Venturing Crew 911 Gives Back To Wounded Veterans

Venturing Crew 911 Gives Back To Wounded Veterans

In this series of Adventures in Service, you will get a chance to meet Venturing Crew 911 from Cincinnati, Ohio, as they help out with the Wounded Warrior Project.

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Leading The Way

Leading The Way

In the 3rd and final part of Adventures In Service: New River Rendezvous, members of Venturing Crew 5.14 were rewarded

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It’s Climb Time

It’s Climb Time

Crew 5.14 put down the tools and picked up the gear in the second installment of Adventures in Service. With

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