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      The Summit Bechtel Family National Scout Reserve, often shortened as Summit Bechtel Reserve (SBR), located in Mount Hope, West Virginia, near Beckley, is one of four facilities managed by the National Council of the Boy Scouts of America (BSA). The SBR is the home of the national Scout Jamboree, The Summit High Adventure Base, and the National Center for Scouting Excellence. It is 10,600 acres (43 km2) in size. The facility hosted the 2013 National Scout Jamboree.

      At the moment The Summit is only open to special programs and events. See http://www.summitbsa.org/ for more information.
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails
      50
      Total Distance
      53.2 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      25.2 miles
      Total Descent
      2.9 miles
      Highest Trailhead
      2,638 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,483 ft
      Reports
      58
      Ridden Counter
      66

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      Recent Trail Reports

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      13 - Grandma's Cookies
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      Mountain Bike Routes

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