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.

Cooking Merit Badge (Session 2) — July 24, 2023

Scouts BSA

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 during the week beforehand. 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