For many Scouting youth, a distant adventure to a major event is often a major highlight of their time in a Section. In recent years, thousands have enjoyed amazing Scouting experiences far from home—thanks especially to the 2017 Canadian Jamboree at Camp Nedooae in Nova Scotia and last summer’s Pacific Jamboree at Camp Barnard in British Columbia.
What epic Scouting adventure can your Section look forward to next? Look beyond our borders, and you’ll find your Section is spoiled for choice! There are heaps of international adventures to choose from over the next few years. We’ve collected many of them on the International Events page. Here’s just a taste of the events listed:
Join In Jamboree – Oshawa, Canada: July 31-August 3, 2020
An international adventure doesn’t always mean that you need to leave Canada. The Join In Jamboree at Camp Samac in Oshawa, Ontario (White Pine Council) hosts Scouting youth from abroad year after year. The camp is open to Cub Scouts, Scouts, Venturer Scouts and Rover Scouts!JOIN IN
Essex International Jamboree – Essex, UK: August 1-8, 2020
Scouts and Venturer Scouts are welcome to attend the Essex International Jamboree just outside of London, England. The event will have all kinds of exciting activities, including zorbing, mountain biking, kayaking, archery, abseiling, caving—and many more!FIND OUT MORE
VenturingFest – West Virginia, USA: July 28-31, 2020
Members of Scouts Canada fortunate enough to attend the World Scout Jamboree in 2019 were able to enjoy the Boy Scouts of America’s Summit Bechtel Reserve—a world-class Scouting facility that can not only host thousands of Scouts, but also offer a wide variety of awesome high adventure activities. Venturer Scouts are invited to VenturingFest 2020 at the same remarkable site. Those who attend will experience rock climbing, skateboarding, ziplining and much more!DISCOVER MORE
Jamboree21 – Norra Åsum, Sweden: July 31-August 7, 2021
Scouts and Venturer Scouts are invited to Sweden in 2021 to take part in a jamboree that will explore the theme of “Scouts for sustainability” and the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals.EXPLORE MORE
16th World Scout Moot – Dublin, Ireland: July 19-29, 2021
Ireland will host the 16th World Scout Moot for Rover Scouts. Participants will be put in patrols with other Rovers from around the world. They’ll then head out on 10 days of adventure around Ireland, engaging with different communities, exploring nature and taking part in service projects.MOOT WOOT!
26th Australian Jamboree – Campaspe Shire, Australia: January 3-13, 2022
Kick off 2022 down under! Enjoy a break from winter by trekking to the southern hemisphere. Our Aussie friends are promising ten days of adventure, excitement and fun at AJ2022 in Victoria.ADVENTURE DOWN UNDER
25TH World Scout Jamboree – Saemangeum, South Korea: August 1-12, 2023
There’s nothing like a World Scout Jamboree—tens of thousands of Scouting youth from around the world coming together in a single site to share in the power of the Scouting movement. The next WJ will take place in South Korea, and will include an exciting variety of high adventure activities, cultural experiences, STEAM programming—and much more!DRAW YOUR DREAM
An international Scouting adventure requires a great deal of planning—from securing passports and visas to booking travel and accommodations. Fundraising is also an important element—don’t forget to make selling Scout Popcorn a part of your plans for an amazing international Scouting adventure!