Camp Workcoeman

Upcoming Programs at Camp Workcoeman

24 Apr 2024 — All pages of the camp website have been updated with info on the 2024 summer season, and registration is open for all summer programs. The Scouts BSA Summer Program Guide is now available.

News & Events

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.

2016 Merit Badge Completion Day

The 2016 Merit Badge Completion Day will be held at camp on Saturday, September 10th beginning at 10 AM. The cost to attend is $15 and registration must be completed on the council website. The deadline to register is September 1st. Stay tuned for merit badge selection instructions. Click here for more information.

2016 Cub Scout Leader Guide Now Available

The 2016 Cub Scout Leader Guide is now available. It contains all the latest information necessary for you and your Cub Scout to get the most out of a week at camp.

Cub Scout Summer Camp Open House

On Saturday, May 14th from 1:00–4:00 PM, an open house will be held for anyone interested in attending or already signed up to attend Cub Scout summer camp at Camp Workcoeman. Attendees will be invited to spend time touring the property; BB and archery shooting will be available and the Trading Post will be open.

If you would like to reserve your spot to attend or have any questions, please contact Jeff Seiser at [email protected].

Citizens of Shawtown Newsletter — Spring 2016

The Spring 2016 edition of the Citizens of Shawtown newsletter is now available. Read the latest news here and visit the Citizens of Shawtown page to find out more.

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 100 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