Camp Workcoeman


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.

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News & Events

Beaver Day — Saturday, June 4, 2016

Join us on Saturday, June 4th for the annual Camp Workcoeman Beaver Day. This work day allows us to get a head start on setting up camp for another exciting season. We’ll gather in the Dining Hall at 8:30 AM before beginning work at 9:00 AM. Lunch will be provided. Click here for more information. Any and all help is greatly appreciated.

2016 Summer Camp Kickoff

Join us at Cabela’s Saturday, January 30th for the council wide Summer Camp Kickoff. It is the perfect time to meet with our staff to begin shaping your 2016 summer camp plans. The event runs from 11 AM until 3 PM and may include a laser shooting gallery, inflatable BB range, and/or Nerf archery. Click here for more information.

Troop Sign-up for Summer 2016

Now is the time to make your 2016 site reservation. The early bird site fee is $50; after November 1st, it goes up to $100. Visit the 2016 campsite reservation page and select your week to begin the reservation process. When you reserve your site, please include everyone that you wish to receive summer camp news; summer camp information will be sent to everyone identified on your reservation. This should include the Scoutmaster and whomever will serve as Scoutmaster at camp during the week you attend. See you in 2016 for another great summer of Scouting adventures at Camp Workcoeman!

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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 36 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 92 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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Phone

  • 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

Address

169 Camp Workcoeman Road
New Hartford, CT 06057