Angels Falls. Video by BBC

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The River. New River Gorge. North Florida Scouts doing white water rafting on their way to 2013 National Scout Jamboree at @BechtelSummit. Pic by @ScoutmasterJose. #whitewaterrafting #adventuresports #adventuresports

This is the outfitter we used. Adventures on the Gorge.

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A picture can teach different kind of lessons. Exploring a new city is an opportunity to learn about culture, history, economics, living style and much more. This is just an example. Venice, Italy uses water ways to function as a dynamic city. #exploringvenice #transportation #tourism #history

Float outdoors. Explore new adventure sports. #AdventureSports #HoverBoards


2015 StJohnsRiverBase

Located in Orange Park, FL along the shores of Doctor’s Lake the St Johns River Base is home to the North Florida Council’sAquatics Camp in addition to many other programs offered throughout the year.

For more information on programs offered go to

Founded in the early 1920’s the River Base has 8 large campsites, a dining hall, meeting rooms, plus many pavilions and program areas to fit your Scouting needs.

Other Features include:

  • Shooting Sports geared to help Cub Scouts and adults learn about safe Archery and BB gun activities.
  • A climbing wall for Webelos, Boy Scouts, and Venturers.
  • A swimming pool
  • A beautiful river with great opportunities for sailboating, motor boats, canoeing, kayaking, and much more!

St Johns River Base is open from September through April every year. Aquatics Camp opens May through August. To learn more about our Aquatics Camp go to

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Hart Bridge, Jacksonville, Florida

St. Johns River flows under many bridges before reaching the sea. Jacksonville is a River City where rivers and bridges connect our citizens. Outdoors University is an informal and social academia with the mission of connecting outdoors learning adventures with people. We will share the places, events, and opportunities to learn outdoors. Be part of our outdoors learning adventures and share your lessons here. Contributors are always welcome and this site is always under construction. Like our Facebook page. 

Photo by @DrLepervanche. Professor of Management & Systems. SCA Survivor. TEDxFSCJ Organizer.  National Distinguished Scoutmaster @scoutmasterjose.  Global Learning News @globallearningnews.