Camp Workcoeman

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In recognition of Camp Workcoeman’s Ninetieth Anniversary, we present a series of historical vignettes. These can be found on this site as well as on the camp’s Facebook page.
2014 Camp Patch

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.

News & Events

J. Moray Roy

It is with great sadness that I must announce that our friend Mo Roy passed away on Sunday, July 13 from his cancer illness.

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Ninetieth Anniversary Reunion

Camp Workcoeman’s ninetieth anniversary reunion will be held on Saturday, July 26, 2014 starting at 3:00pm. Reconnect with generations of Scouters to celebrate ninety years of good camping on West Hill Pond. Take some time to tour camp and note the many changes that have occurred over the years before joining us for a chicken cookout. Whether you were a camper, staffer, or volunteer you will enjoy this opportunity to reunite with your past.

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Beaver Day

Beaver Day is scheduled for Saturday, June 7, 2014. This very important day will bring Scouters together from all over the council to tackle the huge task of preparing Camp Workcoeman for the summer camp season.

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Why should your troop attend summer camp at Camp Workcoeman?

  • A Quality Program

    A flexible program, tailored to the needs of your troop from the new Scout to the veterans.
  • A Dedicated Staff

    A Camp Director with 34 years experience and a trained, high quality staff that return every year. Flexibility, caring, and dedication are the essential qualities that make up the Camp Workcoeman Staff.
  • A Consistent Philosophy

    You want the best summer program, and the staff is here to deliver the finest program available to your Scouts!

About Camp

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.

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  • Camp Workcoeman

    Office: (860) 379-2207
    Nurse: (860) 379-1756
    Fax: (860) 379-1311
  • Connecticut Rivers Council

    Office: (860) 913-2700
    Fax: (860) 289-6447


169 Camp Workcoeman Road
New Hartford, CT 06057