Tag Archives: High Adventure

By Lenard Brunsdale
Feb 13, 2015

Wilderness Adventure and Kodiak Experiences

Wilderness Adventure and Kodiak Experience (WAKE) is an information service made available at no cost by council volunteers  to help crews plan and conduct quality super-activities “after proper training for the ultimate outdoor experience and fun” while incorporating youth leadership opportunities and Kodiak leadership training in the process.  WAKE challenges youth to “do hard things […]

By Utah National Parks Council
Mar 21, 2014

How to Submit a Tour Plan

Sat­ur­day, April 1st, 2017, the Tour and Activ­i­ty Plan was dis­con­tin­ued. As part of the announce­ment, BSA stat­ed: “The Scout­ing pro­gram, as con­tained in our hand­books and lit­er­a­ture, inher­ent­ly inte­grates safe­ty con­sid­er­a­tions. How­ev­er, no pol­i­cy or pro­ce­dure will replace the review and vig­i­lance of trust­ed adults and lead­ers at the point of pro­gram exe­cu­tion.”  Get details here  […]

By Boy Scouts of America
Nov 26, 2013

Sustainability Treehouse Featured in Dwell; Wins AIA Award

Sustainability in the BSA is much more than a merit badge, and the media is taking notice. A recent article in Dwell magazine showcased the Sustainability Treehouse at the Paul R. Christen National High Adventure Base at the Summit. Standing 125 feet tall and featuring 4,000 square feet of interactive exhibits demonstrating sustainable practices, the […]

By David Warner
Nov 08, 2013

Northern Tier High Adventure an Unsurpassed Wilderness

Northern Tier – Bissett, Manitoba – Canada An Unsurpassed Wilderness Northern Tier provides epic wilderness canoeing trips in remote Manitoba Canada.  Trips feature a float plane ride, unsurpassed freshwater fishing and hundreds of thousands of acres of virgin wilderness to explore.  This is one trip that will change your life. Every summer, hundreds of Scouts […]

By Boy Scouts of America
Nov 08, 2013

Summer Programs at Bechtel Summit Take Scouts to the Limit

What could possibly be cooler than having YouTube celebrities, Dude Perfect, pay a visit to the Boy Scouts’ outrageous new high adventure base in West Virginia and turn it into their very own trick shot playground for a couple of days? Yes, Summer Programs at Bechtel Summit Take Scouts to the Limit! How about experiencing the […]

By Bryan Wendell
Nov 08, 2013

Trick-shot Tacticians Dude Perfect Use the BSA Summit Bechtel Reserve as Their Latest Playground

What happens when you send the purveyors of insane basketball and football trick shots to the BSA’s newest high-adventure playground? You won’t believe me until you see for yourself. Last month the guys at Dude Perfect, with 1.7 million YouTube subscribers to their name, visited the Summit for their latest round of extreme trick shots. […]