2019 World Scout Jamboree

New information Road Show Dates added 05/09/17 -
Extra date added - see below:


The 24th World Scout Jamboree is being held at the Summit Bechtel Family National Scout Reserve in West Virginia, USA from 22nd July to Saturday, 2nd August 2019 (see World Scout Jamboree 2019 website for more details)

To all Scouts and Explorer Scouts
born between 22nd July 2001 and 21st July 2005
in all Districts
in Durham County

We would like to invite you to join us for the 24th World Jamboree taking place in West Virginia, USA in 2019.

This is a once in a lifetime experience to share a camp with 40,000 Scouts and Guides from over 150 Countries and territories from around the world!

How can I get more information?

We still don't have a great deal of information to share but what we do have you can find here:

World Scout Jamboree 2019 Information Letter

How can I apply?

To apply to represent the County at the World Scout Jamboree, complete the application form below:

World Scout Jamboree 2019 Application v-1-2

Jamboree Road Shows

For more information join us for a Jamboree Road Show This will give you a chance to meet the Unit leaders and ask more specific questions.

Upcoming dates are as follows:

Date Location Address
Tuesday 12th September
1st Whickam Scout HQ Heron House
Park Drive
NE16 4SP
Friday 15th September
1st Burnmoor Scout Hall Robert Forster House,
End of Gill Cresent North,
Fence Houses,
Houghton le Spring,
County Durham
Monday 25th September
Elvet Explorers - Durham Elvet Church Hall
Old Elvet
Thursday 28th September
Explorer,YL & Network Conference Moor House Adventure Centre
Rainton Gate

So far we have held a road show in Sunderland on Thursday 20th July. We are planning to hold further events at the beginning of September. It is our intention to run other information events around the County. If you would like us to visit your district - please invite us!