“Nothing in the lives of our daughters has had such an impact on their development, maturation and character as has their experiences at Camp Merrie-Woode."

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Camp Merrie-Woode

Welcome to Camp Merrie-Woode! Our extraordinary natural setting has inspired thousands of girls and young women since 1919. In this friendly, non-competitive community of simplified living, each individual is valued for who she is and who she will become.

On this site, you can explore all of the wonderful camp programs we offer, learn about our history, choose a session, and so much more. And if you are interested in spending the summer of a lifetime as a counselor at Camp Merrie-Woode, let us hear from you!


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The Big Picture

I started in on photography as a hobby about a year ago. I had saved up money from my museum job and chosen the camera and lens I wanted, and I...

Ramp Up for Camp

Last week I attended my first Rampfest. I had heard tales of Rampfests past from Lindsay over the years, and I had been counting down the days...

2015 Main Session Musical – Fiddler on the Roof!

We are thrilled to announce that our Main Session Musical will be Fiddler on the Roof this July! Originally produced on Broadway in 1964, and...

2015 June Session Play – Nancy Drew and Her Biggest Case Ever!

We are so excited to announce that this year’s June Session play will be Nancy Drew and Her Biggest Case Ever! Based on the beloved mystery...

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