2024 Spring Inductions Weekend at Charles S. McNeil Scout Ranch at Peaceful Valley
May 3 @ 6:00 pm - May 5 @ 9:30 am
Registration Closes April 28th
Our adventure begins on Friday night with staff check in starting at 5:00 pm, Ordeal and Brotherhood check in from 6pm to 7:30pm at Camp Cris Dobbins HQ. All members will check out on Sunday morning at 9:30 am. The Ordeal and Brotherhood candidates will complete Inductions on Saturday afternoon. Saturday late afternoon and evening will include training, patch trading, a post dinner party and much more!
Come prepared! All registrants must bring the following:
A signed copy of Scouting Medical Forms A&B complete with vaccination dates, Colorado immunizations for under 18, and a copy of your insurance card are required for the weekend. The OA keeps health forms for a year so please bring copies and not originals. The lodge does not have access to the internet, email, printer or copy machine at camp.
NOTE: 2023 forms are not on file!
Tent and camping equipment
Work clothes and gloves
Ordeal Candidates: print and bring the “What to Bring Letter”
Sign up to be a Staff member. We need Bistro members (Over 18), Elangomats to protect the Tourists, Ceremonialists, General staff members, etc. Many hands make light work!
As a reminder:
The Ordeal Candidates and Brotherhood Candidates must arrive before 7:30 PM.
No Dinner is served Friday evening.
Ordeal Candidates – “Be Prepared” – print a copy of the “What to Bring Letter”
Bring some spending money to shop at the Tahosa Lodge Trading Post on Saturday evening.
Brotherhood Candidate (Friday to Sunday) – Is an Ordeal member for a minimum of 6 months that wants to Continue the Journey through the Brotherhood Ceremony. Includes 2 nights camping fee and insurance, meals (Saturday Breakfast through Sunday Breakfast) and a Brotherhood OA Sash. Brotherhood candidates cannot serve as Elangomats!
OA Member (Friday to Sunday) – includes 2 nights camping fee and meals (Saturday Breakfast through Sunday Breakfast)
Sign up here to help the lodge! Elangomats, Ceremonialists, Bistro and much more!
OA Member (Saturday only) – includes Saturday Lunch and Dinner
Sign up here for the work crew -
OA Members and Brotherhood Candidates need to be current with 2024 annual dues of $25.00. You can pay your dues while completing the registration for this event.
Registration for this event closes on April 28th at midnight.
No Late Registrations or walk-ins will be available.
If you have any questions – email us!!