Camp Workcoeman

Upcoming Programs at Camp Workcoeman

14 Apr 2024 — All pages of the camp website have been updated with info on the 2024 summer season, and registration is now open for all summer programs. The Scouts BSA Summer Program Guide is coming soon.

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

NRA Instructor Training: Basic Course in Rifle — September 10, 2022

Training Past Event

NRA Rifle or Shotgun Instructor training is being offered this fall at Camp Workcoeman in an effort to offer safe and challenging shooting sports activities at our camps. Scouters with an interest in becoming part of a council shooting sports team can become certified as an NRA Rifle or Shotgun Instructor.

Becoming a certified NRA Instructor in Rifle or Shotgun requires a three step process:

  1. Basic Rifle or Shotgun Course
  2. Basic Instructor Training (BIT)
  3. NRA Rifle or Shotgun Instructor Training

Basic course in rifle runs Saturday, September 10, 2022 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM. The fee is $125, which covers materials, manuals, notebooks, ammunition, targets, and lunch.

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