Ordeal Overview

The ordeal is the induction process for the Order of the Arrow, Scouting’s National Honor Society. If you are reading this post, your unit has selected you to become a member of this organization by completing the ordeal. The ordeal is an opportunity for you to give back in service to our scout camps while learning more about the Order of the Arrow. You will learn more about the ordeal process during the weekend.

Registration Dates

Pfeffer Scout Reservation – September 15th-17th

Tunnel Mill Scout Reservation – September 15th-17th



Packing List

When you come to your ordeal, please be sure to bring the following:

Event Schedule

Check-in for the event will not open until precisely 7:30 pm. You will have from 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm to check in and get situated. The event will last until 10:00 am Sunday morning. If you need to arrive or leave outside of the designated times, please either contact your chapter leadership or you can contact us at the information below. Depending on the camp, registration will be in either the admin building or dining hall. We will have people at all events to help direct you to registration. 

Please contact us with any questions at info@nguttitehen.org.