Camp Workcoeman

Summer 2021 Program Update

18 February 2021 — The summer 2021 season at Camp Workcoeman will be atypical but nonetheless rewarding. A series of one and two session daytime merit badge classes will be offered mid-week and on weekends for Scouts BSA. Day camp will be offered for Cub Scouts. Additionally, overnight unit and family camping will be offered any night throughout the summer.

COVID-19 Update

19 March 2021 — Effective 19 March, units in the Connecticut Rivers Council may resume overnight tent camping and expand in-person activities in accordance with state and Council guidance. Please see the Short Term Camping section of this website to reserve a campsite at Camp Workcoeman and ctscouting.org for full details.

Athletics Merit Badge — Let’s Run/Hike

Summer is the perfect time to work on merit badges with time and training requirements such as Athletics merit badge.

Join Workcoeman staffers Joe and Will as they guide you through warming up to developing a personal running program.

For week one, join Joe and Will in their introductory jog around Camp Workcoeman and West Hill Pond.

In week two, join Joe in his second jog, this time around the Stony Creek Quarry Preserve loop, near Branford, Connecticut.

A trail map can be found here.

In week three, join Joe and Will as they hike Bear Mountain and nearby peaks in Salisbury, Connecticut.

In week four, join Joe as he takes you on a trail run through the McLean Game Refuge in Granby, Connecticut. Along the way he shares a bit of nature and some geologic history of the area.