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They're loading up and they're moving out! Dozens of Boy Scouts from all over West Virginia met at the Cross Roads Mall to pack-up and ship out for the Jamboree.

Their journey starts with a trip to Washington D.C. to meet up with 40,000 Scouts coming from across the country.

The Scouts will tour the nations capital before making their way to the Jamboree site. 59News caught up with some local scouts to find out what they are most excited about!

"The climbing courses, the ropes, the repelling, the rock climbing and zip lining," Liam Jenkins, of Lewisburg said.

"I am excited to be there and to be one of the first girls and I am just excited to have the experience," Betsy Horton of Princeton said.

Stick with 59News during the week of the Jamboree.  The Jamboree kicks off on Monday, July 15.