Camp Workcoeman

COVID-19 Update

27 September 2020 — Overnight tent camping at Camp Workcoeman resumes 8 October (more info).

23 September 2020Registration is now open for an October Trail to Eagle weekend.

21 June 2020 — As of 17 June 2020, units in the Connecticut Rivers Council can resume in-person activities per updated state guidance. Please see for full details.

10 June 2020 — The 2020 camp patch is now available for order. Click here for more information.

29 April 2020 — A new Scouting at Home section of this website has been created to catalog weekly videos and challenges posted to camp social media channels aimed at keeping you occupied and engaged during these difficult times.

More details and updates are available under the News & Events section of this website. These news articles contain the latest information available; other pages on the camp website may be out of date.

2020 Cub Scout Fall Programs

Workcoeman Adventure Weekend — September 12 and/or 13, 2020

It’s time to put the outing back into Scouting! Cubs, Scouts BSA, and families are invited to join for a day of Scouting fun and advancement at Camp Workcoeman. Come out for a day to experience the swimming, boating, shooting sports, and wilderness that was missing this summer. Various camp amenities will be available to enjoy throughout the day or sign-up for one of the many merit badge or advancement programs offered. This event has a max capacity of 80 people, so first come first serve. A full list of Cub Scout advancement opportunities, full day Scouts BSA merit badges, and Discover Scuba details are listed on the registration page.

Webelos Adventure — September 19 or 20, 2020

Webelos Adventure is a day event for Webelos and Arrow of Light Scouts and Dens with parents and/or Den Leaders. Scouts can choose to eattend either Saturday or Sunday. Attending this event will help Scouts to earn either their Webelos or Arrow of Light award and to have a successful transition to a Scouts BSA Troop laster in the Scouting year. A full list of the 90 minute adventures is provided on the registration page

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 96 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