Camp Workcoeman

Summer 2021 Program Update

18 February 2021 — The summer 2021 season at Camp Workcoeman will be atypical but nonetheless rewarding. A series of one and two session daytime merit badge classes will be offered mid-week and on weekends for Scouts BSA. Day camp will be offered for Cub Scouts. Additionally, overnight unit and family camping will be offered any night throughout the summer.

COVID-19 Update

19 March 2021 — Effective 19 March, units in the Connecticut Rivers Council may resume overnight tent camping and expand in-person activities in accordance with state and Council guidance. Please see the Short Term Camping section of this website to reserve a campsite at Camp Workcoeman and for full details.

Reserve Your Spot for 2021

Be sure to reserve your troop’s spot at Camp Workcoeman for the 2021 summer season!

Act now to take advantage of our loyalty program; if your troop registers by October 1st:

  • The $50 campsite reservation fee is waived.
  • $100 Trading Post credit for your troop towards your final invoice if you pay the per Scout deposit by Feb 1st.
  • Preferred discount pricing on off-season paid programs. (Certain programs apply.)
  • A free weekend tent camping site at any of the Connecticut Rivers Council camps before the 2021 season. (Some blackout dates apply.)
  • Exclusive free Scouter pricing for 2021 that includes one additional adult Scouter for free over normal pricing (e.g., 10 Scouts get 3 free Scouters, 20 Scouts get 4 free Scouters, etc.).
  • A personal visit from a camp staff member who will come to your troop meeting in the 2020–2021 off-season to talk about 2021 summer camp.

Visit for a full list of dates and the reservation link.

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 97 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