National Jamboree 2023


Jul 19, 2023 12:00 am to Jul 28, 2023



Summit Bechtel Reserve
2550 Jack Furst Drive
Glen Jean, WV 25846


The Gateway Area Council is now making plans to send male & female SBSA members to attend the 2023 National Jamboree. This may include working with neighboring councils in a shared contingent.


Every four years the BSA organizes the ultimate Scouting experience, the National Jamboree, an event that brings together over 40,000 Scouts and adult leaders from throughout the country. It is the ultimate in Scouting experiences where you will be able to take part in mountain climbing, kayaking, rafting, shooting, SCUBA and many, many more activities, while meeting Scouts from around the country.



Important Details

  • Youth attendees must be age 12  and have achieved 1rst Class rank . As the Jamboree was postponed in 2021 - attendees who are over 18 but not yet 21 can attend this Jamboree as a youth member!
  • The Jamboree will occur over 10 days in July, we will leave July 18th and return late July 28th. 
  • The fee is for 2022 $2,295- October 31st the price will increase by $215.
  • A payment plan and fundraising opportunities will be available.
  • Scholarships are available now from BSA National- apply ASAP.
  • All costs to attend along with all travel fees (meals, transit, tours, etc) are included in the fee. River Rafting is a seperate fee TBD.

Want more information or to express an interest in attending as a youth or adult?

Please submit your contact details.


Position Name Telephone
Gateway Scouting Program (608) 784-4040 Email