Aaronic Priesthood Commemoration Campout

Where: 11 Bigelow Rd, Princeton MA

When: May 17-18, 2019. 

Come as early as you want in the afternoon. Fireside begins at 8:30pm.

After lunch this year stay and participate in Scouting Activities for all age groups.

The campout will conclude by 3PM on Saturday

Who: Men and boys of all ages. Seriously, all ages.

  • Bring your own dinner and water bottles
  • Bring hiking boots for the hike up Mt. Wachusett
  • Each ward young men presidency please coordinate with your ward on your assignments
    • FIRES, S'MORES, NIGHT GAMES: Nashua 1 & 2
    • BREAKFAST: Merrimack/Peterborough
    • LUNCH: Lowell 1 & 2
    • PORTA POTTIES:  Stake
    • DRINKING WATER:  Stake
    • (see details below)

Ward Assignments

BACKUP WATER: Stake YM Presidency 

Bring enough water to provide backup for the camp (50 gallons).  

This will be placed in a central location and announced at the Fireside. 

CAMPFIRE: Nashua 1 & 2

Bring enough wood for the campfire, have fire going by 8:00 pm, 

clean up fireside area after fireside, including making sure fire is out. 

Bring buckets to hold water for fire safety and putting out fire. 

Our stake will reimburse for wood purchase, if wood is purchased.

SMORES:  Nashua 1 & 2

Purchase graham crackers, marshmallows, and chocolate. 

Distribute following campfire. Clean up wrappers afterwards. 


Provide games for all. Make sure these are announced at breakfast and fireside the night before.

These games can be sports-related, or other.  Please ensure a plan for safety-especially the

night games.  Plenty of open field space for both Friday night & Saturday.

BREAKFAST:  Merrimack/Peterborough

Pancakes, sausage, OJ. Please save all receipts and submit to Stake Young Men Presidency. 

WACHUSETT HIKE: Keene/Acton Wards

Copies of Trail maps for participants.   Mark the trail that we will be using.

Indicate the starting location of the hike so everyone knows where to meet.

Coordinate rides for participants over to Mt Wachusett. 

LUNCH:  Lowell 1 & 2 Ward

Deli Sandwiches & Peanut butter and jelly. Set out and clean up. Please save all receipts and

 submit to Stake Young Men Presidency

FIRESIDE - Littleton Ward


Electricity, screen, PA system and setup: 

Musical number: 

Keynote presentation: Pres Holland & Pres Gustafson ?


Join the Nashua Stake for our Annual Aaronic Priesthood commemoration campout! Men of all Ages and religious backgrounds are welcome. Our theme will be "Come All Ye Sons of God".
Aaronic Priesthood fireside - 8:30 P.M.
Nightgames - 9:00 P.M.
S'mores at 8:00 P.M.
Breakfast - 7:30 to 9:00 A.M.
Optional Service Project - 9:00 to 11:00 A.M.
Swimming/Canoeing & Field Games- 9 AM-1 PM
Lunch - 11:00 A.M.
All Depart - 2 P.M. or prior


  • Address:
    • 11 Bigelow Rd
    • Princeton, MA

  • Rt 2 West
  • Take exit 33 - I-190 South
  • Go 9.6 miles
  • Take exit 5 - Rt 140 towards West Boylston/Princeton
  • Go 2.2 miles
  • Turn Right onto MA-62W
  • Go 6.2 miles
  • Turn Left onto Ball Hill Rd
  • Go 0.3 miles
  • Turn Right onto Wheeler Rd
  • Go 0.3 miles
  • Turn Left onto Bigelow Rd
  • Go 0.2 miles

  • Carpool as much as possible… parking space is limited.