2022 OA Winter Ordeal

All registration is completed online.

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

Onsite check in will be between 6:00 and 7:00pm, Friday December 2nd at the Administration Building (by the red gate).  Please arrive as early as possible.  If you cannot arrive before 7:00pm please call Chris Baker by Thursday December 1st @ 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 10:00am.

Date:  December 2, 2022 - December 4, 2022

Location:  Avondale Scout Reservation, Clinton, Louisiana


  • Annual Pass Holder - $0
  • Annual Pass/Brotherhood Eligible - $20
  • OA Members (Event and OA Dues) - $60
  • OA Members (Event Only) - $35
  • OA Members/Brotherhood Eligible - $55
  • OA Members/Brotherhood Eligible (plus OA Dues) - $80
  • Ordeal Candidate (Includes OA Dues) - $60

NOTE:  $5 late fee for registrations after November 25, 2022.

This checklist may help in your planning for the weekend:

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


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 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