New and more finely detailed recreational trail maps for the Bechtel Summit Reserve are being posted around the site. Here, Rob Seiter, program manager for TrinityWorks and maintenance volunteer, staples laminated maps to a signboard in Base Camp D. Information booths at Summit Center are also receiving the updated maps. Photo by Axel Anderson.
Gill Clay, center, granddaughter of Lord Robert Baden-Powell, founder of the Scouting movement, drops in for breakfast with Scouts from Chief Seattle Council's Troop D108 at the 2013 National Scout Jamboree. BSA photo by Tom Copeland.
"The hospitality is really good," says Aileen Forbes, a Scout from Kahrs, Sweden, who is attending the 2013 National Scout Jamboree. (In the headline, "Hej!" means "Hello!" in Swedish.)
In addition to the Scouts and Venturers from all corners of the United States, the 2013 National Scout Jamboree hosts Scouts from across the world. International participants and staff contribute to and enjoy amazing programs at the Summit Bechtel Reserve.
A number of special faith-based events are scheduled for the 2013 National Scout Jamboree. These events are open to all and everyone is invited to investigate and participate in them.