Camp Workcoeman

COVID-19 Update

6 November 2020 — Per state Phase 2.1 guidelines, overnight camping has been suspended. Units in the Connecticut Rivers Council may continue day in-person activities in accordance with state guidance. Please see for full details.

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 These news articles contain the latest information available; other pages on the camp website may be out of date.

2021 Scouts BSA Winter/Spring Programs

STEM Exploration Day — February 6, 2021

Come out for Scouting fun at the Workcoeman STEM Explorations Day. Scouts will learn about and have the opportunity to earn a STEM focused merit badge. Merit badge offerings include: Digital Technology, Geocaching, Photography, and Space Exploration. Merit badge classes run 9 AM–4 PM and will be hosted in separate locations and cabins around Camp Workcoeman. Based on current health recommendations, class sizes will have a maximum of 10 Scouts each. Lunch will be provided. Masks must be worn and social distancing observed.

Winter Adventure Day — March 6, 2021

Come participate in winter adventures around Camp Workcoeman. More information coming soon.

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 97 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