Camp Workcoeman

Upcoming Programs at Camp Workcoeman

9 May 2023 — The 2023 Camp Workcoeman Scouts BSA Summer Program Guide is now available! It contains all the information you need to plan your summer adventures at Camp Workcoeman.

Registration for all summer programs—for both Scouts BSA and Cub Scouts—is now open. Visit for full details.

News & Events

$100 Encore Week Discount

Want to spend a second week at camp this summer? If so, we have great news! The Connecticut Rivers Council is once again offering a $100 encore week discount. Scouts that attend any Scout camp, high adventure base, or the National Jamboree during the summer of 2017 are eligible. The discount can be applied to Trail to Eagle and other Specialty Camps (excluding Scuba). Click here to find out more!

2017 Staff Application Now Available

Staff and CIT applications are now available! Working at camp is a fun and rewarding experience. Click here for more information. If you think you have what it takes, apply today!

2017 Campsite Reservations

Now is the time to plan for the 2017 summer camp season. Wondering if your troop has registered? A list of the troops that have reserved campsites for the 2017 Workcoeman summer camp season is now posted at the bottom of the registration page. If your troop has yet to reserve a campsite, sign up today!

Reserve the Climbing Wall

Did you know that your unit can reserve Camp Workcoeman’s new Douglass Climbing Center for off-season use? The wall is available most weekends September to June, weather permitting. To reserve the wall, contact Paul McClain. Click here for more information.

Help Build a Campsite Pavilion

Make your campsite more enjoyable! Your unit can help contribute to and construct a campsite pavilion. Pavilions cost $2000; the project can be funded by one troop or split amongst other troops that use the campsite. An example pavilion was constructed this spring in the Tenderfoot’s Compass area behind the camp office. Click here for more information or contact Ranger Frank.

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 99 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