Tag Archives: 2017 national jamboree

By Makenzie Wistisen
Sep 22, 2017

First All-Girl Venturing Crew at BSA National Jamboree Shares Their Adventure

In July of this year and for the first time ever, an All-Girl Venturing Crew attended the 2017 National Scouting Jamboree from the Utah National Parks Council. Girls between the ages of 14-20 were invited to join Crew C16 and participate in Scouting’s highest adventure for 10 whole days of everything Scouting has to offer: […]

By Michelle Carpenter
Jan 21, 2017

Why Boys Want to Go to Jamboree 2017

Saturday, January 14th, a large group of leaders and youth from across Utah clamored into a LDS church building. They grabbed muffins and juice. They scribbled notes during classes and asked questions. They collaborated on details for a Scouting event still nearly six months away–Jamboree 2017. According to Wikipedia, “The national Scout jamboree is a […]

By Melany Gardner
Dec 05, 2015

All-Girl Venturing Crew Going to the National Jamboree in 2017

Ever since I joined the Scouting movement, I realized what I missed as a young women not involved in Scouting. Rock climbing, archery and skills-based training are just some of the things I wish my young woman camping experience would have included. But, recently I realized the aspect of Scouting I missed out on the most […]