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The Bechtel Summit Reserve isn't just for boy scouts anymore.

All summer long, anyone is welcome to visit The Summit in Fayette County where thousands of Boy Scouts gathered for the National Jamboree last July.

Purchasing a summit center action pass gives anyone access to a few of the attractions, such as the sustainability tree house, zip lines, canopy tours and bike trails. Anyone can a visitor pass, as well, which would be perfect for anyone who just wants to sight-see at the summit. That pass gives access to the tree house, wetlands, the visitors center and Consol Energy bridge.

Visitors are welcome Fridays and Saturdays until August 16.

Action passes cost $55 and visitor passes are $25. For details or to purchase a pass in advance, visiting The Summit website.