2023 OA Summer Ordeal

All registration is completed online.

If your Troop has had their election and you were elected, join us at the Summer Ordeal by registering below.

Onsite check-in will be between 6:00 and 7:00 pm, Friday, August 11th at the Administration Building (by the red gate).  Please arrive as early as possible.  If you cannot arrive before 7:00 pm please call Chris Baker by Thursday, August 10th @ 225-572-4372 or e-mail Chris Baker.  We will attempt to accommodate late arrivals.  Arrive in full uniform but bring your work clothes for Saturday also.  Friday supper will not be served, so eat before arrival or bring your food.  You are expected to stay for the Sunday activities, including the General Lodge meeting.  Sunday activities will conclude by 10:00 am.


Order of the Arrow Candidate $60 (includes OA dues)
Order of the Arrow Members $35 (additional $25 if you have not paid OA dues)
Order of the Arrow Members-Brotherhood Eligible $55 (additional $25 if you have not paid OA dues)

This checklist may help in your planning for the weekend:

1.  Complete Scout Uniform              9.  Toiletries and Towels
2.  Work Clothes & Gloves 10.  Sleeping Bag & Ground Cloth
3.  Sack Dinner for Friday 11.  Rain Gear 
4.  Pay fees 12.  Tent
5.  Medical form (Parts A & B) 13.  Money for Trading Post
6.  Water Bottle 14.  Flashlight
7.  Mess Kit & Utensils  
8.  Camp Chair  


The following documents must be brought to the OA Ordeal.

Annual Health & Medical Form (Part A & B)
Medical Screening Checklist Fillable

Annual Health and Medical Record

Click here to view the OA candidate video.

Click here to view a message for parents of an OA candidate.

File Name Description
BSA Pre-Event Medical Screening Checklist - Fillable Update 3/2022; Posted 9/2022 Download
Council Refund Policy Download