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Summer Order of the Arrow Ordeal

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Summer Order of the Arrow Ordeal

  • Camp Thunderbird 11740 Summit Lake Road Northwest Olympia, WA, 98502 United States (map)

Summer Order of the Arrow Ordeal

Congratulations on your election as a candidate for membership in the Order of the Arrow and Nisqually Lodge #155! Your election is only the first step on your journey in the Order of the Arrow. To receive membership rights, you must now undergo the Ordeal. Please choose from one of the two Ordeals for 2017 and complete the form below. The cost of the Ordeal is $60 and includes: Saturday and Sunday food, your OA sash, lodge flap, OA handbook, and dues.

Summer Ordeal is August 18th-20th at Camp Thunderbird

Registration Deadline is Monday, July 31.

Please arrive at Camp Thunderbird Friday afternoon between the hours of 6 pm and 8 pm. Dinner will not be served Friday night, so please eat before you arrive. Activities will begin at 8 pm so please do not be late. The Ordeal weekend officially concludes Sunday morning at 10am. Parents should plan on picking up their sons between 10 am and 11 am.

Please bring complete Boy Scout uniform, sleeping bag, ground cloth/tarp, rain gear, toiletries, change of clean clothes, heavy footwear (boots), work pants, work shirt, old jacket, work gloves, flashlight, and watch.

There will be a Trading Post with Order of the Arrow Nisqually Lodge t-shirts, hats, patches, etc. These items are not available in the Scout Store and only available at Order of the Arrow events.

Candidate Registration:

Member Registration:

Earlier Event: July 19
2017 National Jamboree
Later Event: August 26
Wood Badge Reunion