Camp Workcoeman

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2018 Program Guide Now Available

The 2018 Camp Workcoeman Program Guide is now available! It contains all the information you need to plan your week of Boy Scout camp at Camp Workcoeman.

2018 Staff Application Now Available

Applications are now being accepted for the 2018 Camp Workcoeman staff! Serving on the summer camp staff is an exhilarating and rewarding experience! Apply today!

The 2018 CIT application is also available.

You can find the application on the Staff / CIT Opportunities page.

2018 Summer Camp Kick Off

Join us at Cabela’s in East Hartford on Saturday, 27 January from 11 AM to 3 PM for the Connecticut Rivers Council 2018 Summer Camp Kick Off. Staff from all three of the council’s camps will be present to give you all the information you need and to answer any questions you may have.

Click here for more information.

Reserve a Campsite for 2018

November 1st is the deadline to sign your troop up for a week at Camp Workcoeman in 2018 and pay just $50 to reserve a site! Join us on one of the cleanest lakes in Connecticut in the beautiful Northwest Hills at Camp Workcoeman and your Scouts will experience an unforgettable week of Scout Camp.

Click here to register.

2017 Merit Badge Completion Day

On Friday, 11 August 2017, Camp Workcoeman will host a Merit Badge Completion Day.

Scouts looking to finish merit badges are invited to work with the staff to work on requirements towards the completion of specific merit badges.

Check-in begins at 9:30am and final departure is 3:00pm; Scouts may depart early once merit badges are completed.

The following merit badges are available for completion during the day: Archery, Basketry, Camping, Canoeing, Climbing, Fishing, Forestry, Leatherwork, Metalwork, Nature, Orienteering, Pioneering, Rifle Shooting, Rowing, Shotgun Shooting, Small-Boat Sailing, Swimming, Wood Carving

Please email with requests for different merit badges as staff or materials may not be available. Questions should be directed to Program Director, Tom Leisten at [email protected].

Registration for Merit Badge Completion Day can be completed here.

Fee for the day is $15 and includes lunch. The fee will be collected upon check-in Friday. No new merit badges may be started.

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 94 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