Camp Workcoeman

Upcoming Programs at Camp Workcoeman

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!

NRA Instructor Training: Basic Course in Shotgun — September 24, 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 24, 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 99 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