Section C-1B Conclave

Key Event Information

Date: September 17-19, 2021
Location: Camp Decorah (W7520 Council Bay Rd, Holmen, WI 54636)
Cost: $40
Early Bird Discount: Register before Labor Day, save $5!

What is Conclave?

Section Conclave is an annual event where five lodges from Central Region Section 1B come together for fellowship, training, and fun while celebrating the traditions of the Order of the Arrow.

The Arrow Games

The Arrow Games will be a weekend of fun and enjoyment for all Arrowmen. We will be holding our opening ceremony on Friday with representatives of each lodge showcasing their torch. The weekend will consist of multiple different types of events; skill, physical, and mental based, in which each lodge will competing against each other to obtain the gold. Check out our Program Guide and Schedule below to see everything we’re offering at Conclave this year! 

Why Should I Attend?

Join Arrowmen from across Section C-1B for our annual Section fellowship and training event. There’s something for everyone from the newest Ordeal to the most experience Vigil. Check out the Conclave schedule for everything you’ll see there!

What Does Conclave Offer?

This event will showcase the best of the Order of the Arrow! Learn about history and traditions of the Order as well as skills you can use in and outside of Scouting.

COVID Protocols

In order to keep everyone safe and have an enjoyable Conclave, all participants and staff will be required to complete a 14-day COVID self-screening in addition to the standard BSA Medical Form (Parts A and B). Click here to download a copy of the COVID screening form, or find it linked below in the Participant Materials.

Masks are encouraged while indoors or when social distancing is not practicable,  but not required.


All participants will have indoor housing in a rustic cabin (no heat or electricity) that sleeps 2-4 people (roughly the size of a canvas tent). A bed is provided, but not a mattress. Please bring a sleeping pad or air mattress to place on top of the bed’s hard (plywood) surface.

Getting to Conclave

Construction on WI-53 has elimited the left turn from southbound WI-53 onto Council Bay Road into Camp Decorah. A detour has been established as shown in the map to the right.

To access Camp Decorah from the north, continue south of Council Bay Road and turn left on County Road T. Continue to Council Bay Road and turn left. This road will lead to Camp Decorah from the east.

This construction does not impact northbound traffic.

Click here to download larger version of the image to the left.

Section Officer Elections

Interested in running for Section Chief, Vice Chief, or Secretary? Each position has different responsibilities within the Section and elections for each position will occur during the 2020 Section C-1B Conclave. Details will be announce soon. Check out the Section Planbook for information on each position. If you’ve decided you want to run, complete this interest form and obtain written approval from your council’s Scout executive and submit it to the Section Adviser at

Scenes from past Conclaves