Camp Workcoeman

Upcoming Programs at Camp Workcoeman

29 January 2023 — Registration for summer 2023 Scouts BSA programs is now open! Visit for full details. Additional info will be added in the coming weeks.

4 December 2022 — A variety of day and weekend Scouting programs are planned for this winter and spring at Camp Workcoeman. These activities include both Scouts BSA and Cub Scout events as well as adult Scouter training opportunities.

NRA Shotgun Instructor Training — November 5, 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

NRA Shotgun Instructor Training runs Saturday, November 5, 2022 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM. The fee is $150, which covers instruction charts, manuels, 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