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.
The Citizens of Shawtown is Camp Workcoeman’s volunteer support organization which works throughout the year to provide instructional support for camp programs and to organize, fund, and carry out maintenance projects.
The Citizens of Shawtown will be holding their Annual Meeting and Luncheon on Sunday, February 10th at 2PM. It will take place at the Log House Restaurant on Route 44 in Barkhamsted and is free to all members. Please RSVP to Brian Cornell. More info.
Visit the Citizens of Shawtown page to learn more about the group.
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 95 years, thousands of Scouts and Scouters have had unforgettable Scouting experiences at Camp Workcoeman. This fine tradition of Scouting continues today.