28 April 2021 — Introducing Summer 2021 @ Workcoeman: Scouting À La Carte. 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.
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.
Various camp facilities can be reserved by your troop for programs. You can take advantage of these experiences while staying at camp during an overnight camping trip or as a day event. A full list of activities, costs, and included items is available below. To reserve a facility, please email Jeff Seiser ([email protected]) at least two weeks in advance; payment will be collected at camp. Contact Jeff with any questions you may have and to inquire about the feasibility of any other activities not listed.
|Archery||$5/Shooter||Archery Range Rental (up to 3 hours), Instructor, Equipment|
|BB Shooting||$5/Shooter||BB Range Rental (up to 3 hours), Instructor, Equipment, Ammunition|
|Boating||$10/Boater||Boating Area Rental (up to 3 hours), Lifeguard, Boats and Equipment, Swim Tests|
|Climbing||$35/Climber||Climbing Wall Rental (up to 6 hours), Instructors, Equipment|
|Discover Scuba||$35/Diver||Introductory Scuba Program (3 hours), Instructors, Equipment|
|Mountain Biking||$10/Bike||Bikes, Helmets (day long)|
|Pistol Shooting||$15/Shooter||Range Rental, Pistol Program (3 hours), Instructors, Equipment, Ammunition|
|Rifle Shooting||$15/Shooter||Rifle Range Rental (up to 3 hours), Instructors, Equipment, Ammunition|
|Shotgun Shooting||$15/Shooter||Shotgun Range Rental (up to 3 hours), Instructors, Equipment, Ammunition, Clays|
|Swimming||$5/Swimmer||Swimming Area Rental (up to 3 hours), Lifeguards, Swim Tests|
|Team Building Games and Low COPE||$20/Participant||COPE Course Rental, Team Building Program (3 hours), Instructors|
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.