Atlanta Area Council  
   

Live Scouting's Adventure at the BSA National Jamboree

National Jamboree 2017

Summit Bechtel Reserve, West Virginia

July 19-28, 2017

Don’t miss out on the biggest gathering Scouting has to offer, the 2017 National Jamboree. Experience hundreds of adventures over ten days, for a once in a lifetime experience.

The Atlanta Area Council will send a council contingent consisting of 6 Troops (216 Boy Scouts/24 Leaders) and 2 Venturing Crews (16 Venturers/4 Advisors) to the Jamboree.

Registration is now open for Youth and Adult Participants. Visit www.BSAJamboree.org for more information and registration. Jamboree contingent fees will be announced later this year.

Please contact Damon Edmondson (Contingent Leader) or Bion Jones (Staff Advisor) for more information. 

 

Participant Qualifications:

Scout Participant Qualifications:

  • Scouts and team members MUST have a current BSA membership with a Boy Scout Troop or Varsity Scout Team.

  • Must be at least a First Class Scout.

  • Must be at least 12 years of age by the first day of the Jamboree or an 11 year old that has graduated the 6th grade, but has not reached their 18th birthday by the last day of the Jamboree.

  • Be approved by the unit leader and local council.

  • Must have appropriate parent/guardian to complete the online parental consent.  

  • Participate in pre-Jamboree training experience with local council and unit leader.

  • Filed a BSA Health & Medical Record with their council within one year of attending the Jamboree.

  • Submit all registrations fees per the local council’s payment schedule.

Venturing Participant Qualifications:

  • Crew members must have a current BSA membership with a Venturing crew.

  • Be approved by the unit leader and local council.

  • Must have appropriate parent/guardian to complete the online parental consent.  

  • Participate in pre-Jamboree training experience with local council and unit leader.

  • Filed a BSA Health & Medical Record with their council within one year of attending the Jamboree.

  • Submit all registrations fees per the local council’s payment schedule.

ATLANTA AREA COUNCIL
BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA

1800 Circle 75 Parkway SE
Atlanta, GA 30339

phone: 770.989.8820

Hours of Operation:
8:30am - 6:00pm (M-F) 
9:00am - 1:00pm (Sat.)
Closed (Sun.)

ATLANTA SCOUT SHOP

1800 Circle 75 Parkway SE
Atlanta, GA 30339

phone: 770.989.9912

Hours of Operation:
8:30 A.M. - 6:30 P.M. (M-F) 
9:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M. (Sat.)
Closed (Sun.)