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.

Advanced SCUBA Certification — August 2–4, 2024

Scouts BSA Training

See the Scouts BSA Scuba page for an overview of all scuba programs.

This advanced level SCUBA course will focus on the Underwater Navigation and Night time and Limited Visibility Diving Programs. Participants will learn how to properly navigate underwater, develop skills related to natural navigation, underwater compass navigation, and techniques that utilize multiple approaches. In addition to diving during the day, participants will also dive in the evening using dive lights and interact with nocturnal aquatic life.

Registration includes meals beginning with Saturday breakfast through Sunday breakfast. Two nights of camping are included as well as instruction, equipment, and two certifications.

Participants must have an entry level open water certification to participate in this advanced course.

Participants will be contacted by the Connecticut Scuba Academy beforehand with information on medical forms, pre-learning, and more.

Time: 6:00 PM Friday – 12:00 noon Sunday

Cost: $300 per participant

Contact: Jeff Seiser, [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 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
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169 Camp Workcoeman Road
New Hartford, CT 06057