Ordeal Candidates

Congratulations!
on being elected into the
Order of the Arrow!

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We look forward to seeing you at the last opportunity to take your Ordeal in 2016(details below)

DATES/REGISTER

We look forward to seeing you at your 1 remaining opportunity in 2016 to take your Ordeal (details below)

2017 Spring Induction Weekend: June 2-4, 2017
Roosevelt Scout Reservation
384 Watsons Mill Rd
Elmer, NJ 08318

To Register: Spring Induction Weekend Registration

2017 Fall Induction Weekend: Sept 15-17, 2017
Pine Hill Scout Reservation
120 New Freedom Rd
Pine Hill, NJ 08021

To Register: Fall Induction Weekend Registration

LOCATION

Spring Induction Weekend is at: Roosevelt Scout Reservation (384 Watsons Mill Rd, Elmer, NJ 08318)

Fall Induction Weekend is at: Pine Hill Scout Reservation (120 New Freedom Rd, Pine Hill, NJ 08021)

BASIC WEEKEND SCHEDULE

Friday

  • Registration 6-8 PM – We will not accept any Ordeal Candidates after 8:30 PM – No exceptions

Saturday

  • Ordeal Candidates are not allowed to leave camp – No exceptions
  • We have a Catholic Mass and Interfaith Services Saturday evening

Sunday

  • Weekend ends at 12 Noon. This is at the conclusion of our Lodge meeting and weekend closing
  • We will hold a PARENT'S MEETING AT 10:45AM
  • PARENTS – PLEASE PICK YOUR SCOUT UP AT 12 NOON

You may download a schedule here: WEEKEND SCHEDULE DOWNLOAD

COST

Cost: $65

Price Includes: Food ($20), OA Ordeal Sash ($20), OA Handbook ($5), Lodge Flap ($5), 2016 OA Lodge Dues, welcome packet, and supplies ($15)

WHAT TO BRING
  • Sleeping Bag, Ground Cloth, Poncho, Pocket Knife, Water Bottle, Flashlight (all required for Friday Night)
  • Current BSA Physical From (Parts A & B) (bring a copy, NOT original, to the event to turn in at Check-In / Registration)
  • Medication (you must notify us at registration of any medication)
  • Boy Scout Class “A” uniform (for Saturday night and Sunday only)
  • Work Clothes/Gloves
  • Tent (for Saturday night – you are welcome to tent with others) and other personal stuff you normally take camping
  • All 18+ years old MUST have current Youth Protection Training
FRIDAY NIGHT CHECK IN PROCEDURES

Download printable Schedule and Packing Sheet:

Fall Induction Weekend:
PARENTS LETTER:
Ordeal Candidate Parent's Letter Download

ORDEAL CANDIDATES:
Ordeal Candidate Schedule
Candidate Packing List (IMPORTANT!): Candidate Packing List

 

 

DOWNLOAD THE ORDEAL SCHEDULE and Packing Lists HERE:

2017 Candidate Welcome Letter (3 downloads)
Ordeal Candidate Schedule (85 downloads)
Candidate/Elangomat Packing Sheet (100 downloads)
Map of Pine Hill Scout Reservation (74 downloads)