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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2016 Merit Badge Completion Day

The 2016 Merit Badge Completion Day will be held at camp on Saturday, September 10th beginning at 10 AM. The cost to attend is $15 and registration must be completed on the council website. The deadline to register is September 1st. Stay tuned for merit badge selection instructions. Click here for more information.

2016 Cub Scout Leader Guide Now Available

The 2016 Cub Scout Leader Guide is now available. It contains all the latest information necessary for you and your Cub Scout to get the most out of a week at camp.

Cub Scout Summer Camp Open House

On Saturday, May 14th from 1:00–4:00 PM, an open house will be held for anyone interested in attending or already signed up to attend Cub Scout summer camp at Camp Workcoeman. Attendees will be invited to spend time touring the property; BB and archery shooting will be available and the Trading Post will be open.

If you would like to reserve your spot to attend or have any questions, please contact Jeff Seiser at [email protected].

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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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  • 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