National Jamboree 2021

Attention All Scouts and Scouters 

Face The Challenge – 2021 National Jamboree – Date July 19th – 30th 

Get Ready , Get Excited !! The 2021 National Jamboree is coming, and you will not want to miss this once in a life time Scouting experience. Scouting’s flagship event is one of a kind . The 2021 NJ is a gathering of over 40,000 Scouts (Male and Female) and volunteers who gather together every four years to experience the best Scouting has to offer .   

What should attendees expect at the NJ – Serious High adventureone of the longest zip line courses in North America , a world class skate park , ATV offerings, tree top canopy tours, rock climbing , shooting sports, whitewater rafting, mountain biking ,patch trading and much more .   

The Jamboree will be held at the Summit Bechtel Reserve in the mountains of West Virginia. Mount Baker Council is planning on 108 scouts and a minimum 12 adults attending as Scoutmaster and Assistant Scoutmasters . This number will include both male and female patrols/troops along with trained leaders.   

We need to hear from you !  Do you want to be a part of this amazing lifetime event ? If so we want to hear from you. Let us know if you are interested in participating and attending the 2021 National Jamboree. The Mount Baker NJ committee has already started the organizational process . Our next steps are to identify interested Scouts (who want to attend) and Scouters who may want to be considered for leadership positions .  We have already heard from a number of Scouts and Scouters and we want to hear from you . 

Adult Leaders for Jamboree Contingent: Leader interviews are happening THIS MONTH! Sign-up online to get your name on our list: 


Scouts Attending Jamboree: The application process for Scouts to join the Council Contingent will begin soon. Add yourself to our interest list at the following link: 


You can get a sneak peak at Jamboree plans at the website: https://jamboree.scouting.org 

Should you have questions please do not hesitate to contact either Mark or me. We look forward to hearing from you very soon  

Dave Edenfield                                          

Co-chair Mount Baker National Jamboree 


Mark Hallerman  

Co-chair Mount Baker National Jamboree