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

Annual Steak or Chicken Barbecue

The Citizens of Shawtown, Camp Workcoeman’s Support Committee, is pleased to announce that the annual Steak or Chicken Barbecue will be held Saturday, June 4, 2016 in the camp dining hall. Dinner begins at 6 PM with hors d'oeuvres at 5:30 PM. The cost is $25 for adults and $13 for children 10 and under with all proceeds benefiting camp improvement projects. For more information and to reserve your spot, see this flier or sign-up online.

2016 Program Guide Now Available

The 2016 Program Guide is now available! The guide contains everything you need to know to make your troop’s summer stay at Workcoeman successful and fun.

Camp Map App

Always wished you could have a Camp Workcoeman map on your smartphone? Now you can! A Camp Workcoeman Map App is now available. Download the Android app or visit the web app (and add it to the home screen on iOS).

New Promotional Video

Find out more about all Camp Workcoeman has to offer! This new, narrated promotional video is the perfect way to learn more about camp or share your love for camp with others. Watch it on YouTube.

Staff Opportunities

Do you have (or know someone who has) what it takes to be on the Camp Workcoeman staff? Hiring is ongoing for the 2016 summer camp season. A summer on camp staff is an exciting and rewarding experience. New and returning staff are encouraged to apply today! Click here for more information and to apply. CIT opportunities are also available.

Staff interviews wills be conducted at camp Saturday, February 20th from 1:00–3:00 PM and Saturday, February 27th from 9:00 AM–12:00 noon.

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