Camp Workcoeman

1 Feb 2024 — Please see a message from Camp Director Lou Seiser regarding operational updates to the maintenance of Council camps.

Upcoming Programs at Camp Workcoeman

14 Feb 2024 — Several additional Scouts BSA events have been added to the spring schedule.

18 Nov 2023 — Camp Workcoeman has a variety of programs taking place this winter and spring for both Scouts BSA and Cub Scouts. In addition, training opportunities and campsite/facility rentals are available. We hope to you at camp!

Powder Horn High Adventure Management Course — July 30–August 4, 2023

This page will be updated for Summer 2024 in the coming months as program details are finalized. For now, see this preliminary overview and schedule of summer 2024 programs at Camp Workcoeman.

Come join us at Camp Workcoeman for the “first-ever” Powder Horn experience in the Connecticut Rivers Council. The course is scheduled for this summer on July 30 to August 4. The vast list of course experiences will include shooting sports (including pistol shooting and muzzle-loading), Discover SCUBA, Fly Fishing, “Sailing the Big Boats,” COPE & Climbing, and other high-adventure opportunities. The course is open to youth 14 and up as well as adults!

Powder Horn is a course designed to introduce Scouting’s adults and youth to resources for making exciting high-adventure programs successful for their units. The course provides units the ability to achieve the mission of the Boy Scouts of America.

All Scouts 14 and up as well as Scouters from any council are invited to attend this dynamic program!

Time: 11:00 AM, Sunday, July 30 – 4:00 PM, Friday, August 4

Cost: $350 per participant


For specific questions about the course or the Powder Horn program overall, contact Jeff Seiser, [email protected].

Financial assistance is available.

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