The Troop

The Great Rivers Council is accepting applications and deposits for one TROOP of 36 Scouts to attend the 2017 National Scout Jamboree to be held at The Summit Bechtel Family Reserve in West Virginia.2017JamboLogo-4

Adult Leaders

Adult leaders for the Council Troop are Scoutmaster David Crane and the Assistant Scoutmasters are still being selected by the Council and the Planning Committee.

The Troop’s Adventure

Current plans are to leave on Monday, July 17, 2017; travel to Dayton, Ohio and tour the National Air Force Museum on Tuesday and then arrive at the National Jamboree on Wednesday, July 19, 2017.  The return travel will be on Friday July 28, 2017.  Travel will be by bus coach.  Exact dates and times will be determined as travel arrangements are confirmed.


The Great Rivers Council fee for Scout participants will likely be $1,900.00 or less; the final amount will be available soon.

The fee includes the National Jamboree fee, transportation, meals, lodging en route to and from the Jamboree, special shoulder and Unit numeral patches, t-shirts, a Jamboree duffle bag, and a daypack.  This also includes pre-jamboree training events.  All Troop equipment is being provided by the National Jamboree.

How to Register

Youth application forms will be available soon on the Great Rivers Council website in the “Forms” category, or by clicking here.

All particpants will also need to register at the National Jamboree Web page.

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