The VOA has developed a weekend specifically to assist venturers in having the most fun possible! This Zombie themed camp-out will be exciting and thrilling as we bring spirit gear and apocalyptic games.

Date: May 25th to 27th (Memorial Day)
Location: Gold Head State Park
Cost: 35 Dollars
For More Information…

Ricky Rubio
Vice President of Program

Venturing Training Day 

This is a day of Training! We are offering a day event in which a venturer will be able to take different courses in the single day. Loads of fun! You can sign up now for free, but we are NOT accepting any walk ups. Register now at the NFC website.

Date: April 21st
Location: St Johns River Base at Echockotee
Cost: Free, but bring your own lunch

For more information....

Joshua Roberts
Vice President of Training


 Venturing Fest 2018

This high-adventure experience invites participants to explore the best that the Summit Bechtel Reserve has to offer. We’re talking rock climbing, skateboarding, BMX biking, water sports, shooting sports, zip lines, challenge courses, and so much more!
Our NFC Contingent will depart on June 30, 2018 and return on July 7, 2018 with a stop on the way up for an activity. The fun starts before we even reach camp!

Date: June 30th- July 8th
Location: Summit Bechtel National Scout Reserve
$75 Non-Refundable Deposit due at time of Registration
$625 per Youth Scout / $525 per Adult Scout

Venturefest organizational meeting for all youth interested! We will be holding it on March 8th at 7:00PM in Room E303 at the following location:

Mandarin United Methodist Church

11270 San Jose Blvd

Jacksonville, Fl 32223

For more information....

Ed Painter


High Adventure Opportunity

Crew 288 is going to Sea Base 2019 and registration is now!

Interested in spending a week living on a boat in the Florida Keys? This adventure is the
Coral Reef Sailing Adventure (crew of 6 to 8 ventures sailing on a boat for a week)

  • The adventure would take place March 17-23, 2019
  • Price anticipated to be around $1,100 per person. 

This covers transportation, lodging, and the adventure.  Budgets will be developed for the trips as we move on.

NON-REFUNDABLE $100 per person deposit is required. 

The Deposit is required by March 20th so we can send it in by the deadline.

Half of the payment is required by August 15th, 2018 with the full payment due by the end of 2018.

For more information...
Advisor for crew 288 Richard Basye