The 13th Canadian Jamboree (CJ’17) is taking place in Elderbank, NS, until July 14 where some 5,500 Scouts and volunteers are enjoying the ultimate Scouting experience.
Kids ages 11-14 and from across Canada are having for an unforgettable week of adventure, leadership, new friendships and memories. This jam-packed weeklong camp features more than 60 activities taking place concurrently at Scouts Canada’s Camp Nedooae and in Halifax.
Onsite activities include:
In true Nova Scotian spirit, Scouts will participate in Highland Games featuring the
caber toss, hammer and axe throws, tug of war, fencing and more
Building a wooden catamaran and sailing it across Brown Lake
A mountain mudslide obstacle course and relay race, where Scouts will scale a
muddy half-pipe, escape quicksand and climb a greased pole
A Master Chef inspired cooking challenge
Building cannons, catapults and model rockets – and launching them all
Scouts will be building their version of the Confederation Bridge from two shores
to meet in the middle with rope, suspension and pillars