What to bring to Ordeal Weekends (2018)
Curious as to what you should bring with you each Ordeal Weekend?
Wonder no more, click the link below to see and download what you should bring with you.
(Note this is a general list and will provide the very basics of what you will need.)
The Deadline for Fall Ordeal registration has passed.
Here is the link for registration for Fall Ordeal:
Ordeal is a time for Ordeal Candidates, just elected and called out, to go through their ordeal. Ordeal Candidates have one year from their election to go through Ordeal.
You should plan to arrive no later than 7:00 pm CDT and stay through orientation on Sunday morning.
After 10 months or more as an Ordeal member, you are eligible to seal your membership in the Order by taking the next step. This step consists of five brotherhood challenges.
You may also use the national OA website to help you gain an understanding of Brotherhood membership:
You will submit your letter, which is one of the challenges, when you check-in at Ordeal weekend.
For all other Arrowmen it is a time of fellowship, service, and fun at Skymont Scout Reservation.
You will need to bring a copy of your medical form.
Check-in begins at 5:30 pm CDT on Friday. Check-out is at 10:30 am CDT on Sunday.
Remember all times are Central Time.
Friday 09/21/2018 5:30 PM –
Sunday 09/23/2018 10:30 AM
$20.00 per Arrowman
$40.00 per Brotherhood Candidate
$50.00 per Ordeal Candidate
After 9/12/2018, a fee of $10.00 will apply to all Arrowman Registrants.
After 9/12/2018, a fee of $10.00 will apply to all Brotherhood Candidate Registrants.
After 9/12/2018, a fee of $10.00 will apply to all Ordeal Candidate Registrants.
Refund requests must be received in writing and will be granted in accordance with the General Refund Policy of the Cherokee Area Council, BSA.
*One last item if you could:
Click on/and download the link provided below, fill it out (it is editable) and email it to
Ranger David at Skymont.
It is the Skymont Service Corp Camp Resource Skill Survey.
It is so we can have on file, individuals with certain work and handyman skills
that can help with projects at Skymont.
Your help is greatly appreciated. ~Thanks
Talidandaganu’ Lodge Chief
You may now pay your 2018 OA dues online.
Just click the link below to pay!
Talidandaganu’ Lodge Chief
The purpose of the Arrowman Service Award (ASA) is to encourage Arrowmen to recommit themselves to the ideals of the Order, increase their level of service to their local unit and council, and participate in the 100th anniversary celebration of the OA. The award will have three categories of criteria with various requirements that Arrowmen can complete. These include components on personal growth, service to Scouting, and participation in the centennial celebration.
For more information, check out http://www.oa-bsa.org/pages/content/centennial-update-2014-07-3
The requirements for the youth and adult awards are below: