Camp Workcoeman

News & Events

2019 Camp Staff and CIT Applications Now Available

Make the summer one to remember! Staff and CIT applications are now open for the 2019 summer season. Serving on the Camp Workcoeman staff is an experience of a lifetime. Make friends, have fun, and give back to Scouting. Apply today!

Citizens of Shawtown Work Day — September 15

Please join the Citizens of Shawtown at 9 AM on Saturday, September 15, 2018 as they work to finish the roof of our pole barn and wrap up any remaining summer projects. Lunch will be provided. Please confirm attendance to either Ranger Frank or Lou Seiser. Members of the Citizens of Shawtown, their friends, and all others interested in helping are invited.

Reserve your Campsite for 2019!

Now is the time to start planning your troop’s return to Camp Workcoeman next summer. Campsite reservations are now open for 2019. Reserve your’s today!

Still Time to Sign-up for Specialty Camps

Did you know Camp Workcoeman offers exciting specialty camps? Scouts can return later this summer for even more fun! Offerings include Scuba, Trail to Eagle, and more! A $100 Encore Week discount is offered for Scouts that return for a second week of camp. Remaining specialty camps run July 29–August 4. Click here for more information and sign up today!

Citizens of Shawtown Newsletter — Spring 2018

The Spring 2018 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 95 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