Camp Workcoeman is used year-round for short-term camping for all Scouting Cub Packs, Scout Troops, and Venture Crews, as well as for district and Order of the Arrow activities.
During the six week summer camp season, over 1,200 Scouts enjoy unforgettable Scouting experiences. The summer camp season consists of 5 weeks of Boy Scout Resident Camp and one week of Webelos Resident Camp and Cub Scout Day Camp. It is also home to Laurel Music Camp.
As part of the Connecticut Rivers Council STEM Merit Badge Experience, the Archery, Rifle Shooting, Shotgun Shooting, and Wood Carving merit badges will be offered at Camp Workcoeman on Saturday, October 25 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. Space is limited so, register today!Read more »
The Citizens of Shawtown is Camp Workcoeman’s volunteer support group. Over the last 30 years, the group has provided tremendous contributions of skill, materials, and labor for new camp projects as well as maintaining the existing camp facility. To become a member, contact Brian Cornell.Read more »
Thank you all for making the 90th anniversary season a huge success! To all the Scouts and Scouters who attended this year, we appreciate your support. As a reminder, registration for the 2015 camp season is now open. Sign your troop up today!.Read more »
Camp Workcoeman is located in the hills of northwest Connecticut in scenic New Hartford and Barkhamsted. The camp consists of approximately 427 acres on the shore of beautiful West Hill Pond, possibly the cleanest in Connecticut.
Established in 1924, it is one of the oldest continuously operated Scout camps in the country. For 90 years, thousands of Scouts and Scouters have had unforgettable Scouting experiences at Camp Workcoeman. This fine tradition of Scouting continues today.