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.
Please join the Citizens of Shawtown at 9 AM on Saturday, September 15, 2018 as they work to finish the roof of our pole barn and wrap up any remaining summer projects. Lunch will be provided. Please confirm attendance to either Ranger Frank or Lou Seiser. Members of the Citizens of Shawtown, their friends, and all others interested in helping are invited.
Now is the time to start planning your troop’s return to Camp Workcoeman next summer. Campsite reservations are now open for 2019. Reserve your’s today!
Did you know Camp Workcoeman offers exciting specialty camps? Scouts can return later this summer for even more fun! Offerings include Scuba, Trail to Eagle, and more! A $100 Encore Week discount is offered for Scouts that return for a second week of camp. Remaining specialty camps run July 29–August 4. Click here for more information and sign up today!
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 94 years, thousands of Scouts and Scouters have had unforgettable Scouting experiences at Camp Workcoeman. This fine tradition of Scouting continues today.