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Colonneh Lodge Trail Crew

Instead of relaxing over spring break, members of Colonneh Lodge of the Sam Houston Area Council were at their local resident camp working hard to rebuild and revamp some trails over a week-long experience.

Nov 14, 2017   Lodge Ledger
Wiatava Scout-O-Rama Camp Promotions

In the Order of the Arrow (OA), a key point that we focus on is service, whether it be to your fellow Scouts, friends and family, or the community. In our mission to serve others, we must continuously act cheerfully and innovate, the latter so to maintain relevance.

Nov 14, 2017   Lodge Ledger
Tipisa Lodge Winter Ordeals

As December quickly approaches, Arrowmen across the country begin to count down the days. For members of Tipisa Lodge of Central Florida Council though, it is the most wonderful time of the year for a slightly different reason.

Nov 14, 2017   Lodge Ledger
OAHA Foreman Feature

Aubrey Cover has recently returned from his second summer as a foreman for the OA Trail Crew (OATC) program at Philmont Scout Ranch. He first became interested in the OA Trail Crew program in 2011, a couple years before he had went as a participant.

Oct 03, 2017   OA Today
A Legacy of Service: Christiansen Appointed Western Region Chairman

After being a member of the Order of the Arrow (OA) for the past forty-five years and serving as an adviser at the chapter, lodge, and section level, Gary Christiansen was announced as the next Western Region chairman.

Oct 03, 2017   OA Today
Justin Abshire’s Link Between Success and Scouting

Arrowman Justin Abshire can always find something or someone interesting in New Orleans, even on days aside from Mardi Gras.

Oct 03, 2017   OA Today
Scouting Aboard the USS Ford

A stairway leads inside to a large photo of the 38th President of the United States of America proudly standing at a podium. Down the hall to the entry door, the presidential seal welcomes visitors. Through the door is a rounded room, with walls covered with memorabilia.

Oct 03, 2017   OA Today
Why does Operation Arrow staff #ChooseOA?

#ChooseOA is a marketing and social media campaign which allows active OA members to share the reasons they became involved and chose to stay involved with the Order of the Arrow; simply put, why they #ChooseOA.

Aug 17, 2017   Pulse
Hike and camp, hack or NOAC? Find your next adventure!

The end of the OA’s record-breaking involvement at the national jamboree doesn’t have to be the end of your adventures of a lifetime. Hack, code and brainstorm at the OA Hackathon. Learn, compete and make new friends at NOAC 2018. Hike or paddle while giving back through OA High Adventure.

Aug 17, 2017   OA Today
Thank you for fueling Scouting’s adventure!

Brothers, What started in 1950 as a small group of 30 Arrowmen has grown to become a staple in the program of a national jamboree, thanks to you. Just a few weeks ago, we assembled the largest Order of the Arrow staff ever to perpetuate this legacy of service

Aug 17, 2017   Pulse
NOAC Contingent Leaders – Word on the Street

The National Order of the Arrow Conference (NOAC) is the one of the most exciting events in the Order of the Arrow. However, when thousands of Arrowmen converge onto a college campus, it takes a lot of planning and logistics. For this very reason, each lodge picks a youth and adult contingent lea

Aug 09, 2017   Lodge Ledger
The Road Less Traveled: Finding Creative Ways to Travel to NOAC

Attending a National Order of the Arrow Conference (NOAC) is an adventure in and of itself, but Kon Wapos Lodge took it one step further. Kon Wapos Lodge, headquartered out of Appleton, WI, covers the eastern half of Wisconsin north of Milwaukee, and the majority of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.

Aug 09, 2017   Lodge Ledger