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!

Cooking Merit Badge (Session 1) — July 3–5, 2023

Scouts BSA Past Event

See the Scouts BSA Summer Programs page for more information.

Scouts will participate in Cooking Merit Badge, with particular emphasis on the “Patrol cooking” and “trail cooking” elements. Scouts will complete the “home cooking” elements at home and provide photos and menus afterwards. This program will include a meeting conducted remotely at 7 PM the Monday prior to work on menu planning. The price includes all food costs and materials.

Recommended for Second Class Scouts and above.

Scouts are welcome to camp overnight with their family or Troop (with adult leadership); a campsite must be reserved separately.

Time: 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM each day

Scout Cost: $90 per Scout

Adult Cost: $30 per Adult

Contact: Daron Colgan, [email protected]

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