Ready, set, exercise: US Jamboree venue poses physical challenges to thousands of eager Scouts

  • by: JOHN RABY , Associated Press
  • Updated: July 13, 2013 - 8:53 PM

GLEN JEAN, W.Va. — This year's Boy Scouts of America's national Jamboree is being billed as the most physically demanding in its history: There's rock climbing, rappelling, whitewater rafting and biking. And Scouts will go about the sprawling, hilly landscape the old-fashioned way — on foot.

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