The Weekly Traveler – The Weekly heads to camp with Boy Scout Troop 46

Members of Boy Scout Troop 46, based out of the First United Methodist Church in O’Fallon, traveled to the National Scout Jamboree located at the Summitt Bechtel Family National Scout Reserve in Glen Jean, West Virginia, and they brought a copy of the Weekly with them.

The boys with a contingent of scouts from the local area as part of Troop 2245. They were there from July 18-28 camping in tents along with 30,000 other participants and leaders from across the United States and from a few foreign countries. While they were there they were able to experience activities such as scuba diving, zip lining, BMX biking, whitewater rafting, rock climbing, a visit from the President of the United States, patch trading, and so  much more. They all had a great time at this once in a lifetime event!

The scouts pictured are, in the front row, Conner McGinnis, Josh McIntyre, Tommy Fulford,Ryan Pineda, Jack Lloyd. Pictured in the back row are Brady Boisjoli, Braden Gaab, William Haberl, Patrick Bramble, Sam Geideman, and Sam Becker. Jacob Pekala attended but not pictured. Troop 46 meets out of the First United Methodist Church in O’Fallon on Monday evenings.

Thanks for brining us along guys!

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