Camp Workcoeman

Upcoming Programs at Camp Workcoeman

7 Sep 2023 — Camp Workcoeman has a variety of programs taking place this fall for both Scouts BSA and Cub Scouts. In addition, training opportunities and campsite/facility rentals are available. We hope to you at camp!

News & Events

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.

Beaver Day — Saturday, June 4, 2016

Join us on Saturday, June 4th for the annual Camp Workcoeman Beaver Day. This work day allows us to get a head start on setting up camp for another exciting season. We’ll gather in the Dining Hall at 8:30 AM before beginning work at 9:00 AM. Lunch will be provided. Click here for more information. Any and all help is greatly appreciated.

2016 Summer Camp Kickoff

Join us at Cabela’s Saturday, January 30th for the council wide Summer Camp Kickoff. It is the perfect time to meet with our staff to begin shaping your 2016 summer camp plans. The event runs from 11 AM until 3 PM and may include a laser shooting gallery, inflatable BB range, and/or Nerf archery. Click here for more information.

Troop Sign-up for Summer 2016

Now is the time to make your 2016 site reservation. The early bird site fee is $50; after November 1st, it goes up to $100. Visit the 2016 campsite reservation page and select your week to begin the reservation process. When you reserve your site, please include everyone that you wish to receive summer camp news; summer camp information will be sent to everyone identified on your reservation. This should include the Scoutmaster and whomever will serve as Scoutmaster at camp during the week you attend. See you in 2016 for another great summer of Scouting adventures at Camp Workcoeman!

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