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Summit Spotlight Venue: The Rocks

Summit Spotlight Venue: The Rocks

The Summit has taken the best of rock climbing in the New River Gorge in West Virginia and, with the help

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Climbing At The Summit: Construction Update [PHOTOS]

Climbing At The Summit: Construction Update [PHOTOS]

Construction at the Summit continues full steam ahead. Seriously. Check out what’s going on at The Rocks, the Summit’s climbing

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Can Artificial Climbing Walls Get You Ready For The Real Thing? [Video]

Can Artificial Climbing Walls Get You Ready For The Real Thing? [Video]

Check out how Elaina, who shows off some sweet moves in the New River Gorge, successfully took her climbing skills from plastic to the cliff.

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Who’s Ready For Rock Climbing At The Jamboree?

Who’s Ready For Rock Climbing At The Jamboree?

Watch this video of feedback on the rock climbing at the Summit Shakedown. Want to try climbing at the national jamboree? This is just a sample!

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Teach Me to Climb

Teach Me to Climb

Since climbing is a fun, yet somewhat risky activity with much to learn in order to keep everyone safe, these Scouts completed the training in just under 18 long hours of both vigorous studying of the Climb On Safely rules and hands-on training on their tower.

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Are There Going To Be Additional Fees For Rafting At The Jamboree?

Are There Going To Be Additional Fees For Rafting At The Jamboree?

What we have done is work with the local rafting companies to provide an exceptional value for those that will participate in the white water rafting experience during the Jamboree.

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‘Climb On’ Everything, Adventure Areas Part 4

‘Climb On’ Everything, Adventure Areas Part 4

The Summit has big plans for big rocks. And by this, we are talking about the activity area for climbing, which will allow you to boulder, top-rope climb and/or rappel when you visit for the 2013 National Scout Jamboree.

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Must-Know Facts About High Adventure At The Summit

Must-Know Facts About High Adventure At The Summit

Are you excited for the Summit? Because, you know, it’s not that far away! Read more for some high adventure facts.

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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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