“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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CMW Centennial

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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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Keeping Watch O’er the Mountains High

18 June 2017, Comment are Off
As we come upon the final Sunday of the session, I am filled with great sadness and reverence for the times we have shared so far this summer....

Summer Paintin’

17 June 2017, Comment are Off
Today was a lazy day down by the docks. The sun was warm in the morning so, I lounged around with the boat staff on the lake. Well, I should say...

In Years To Come

16 June 2017, Comment are Off
Only six more days to go and these campers sure are making the most of their time. Just walking around camp today, I witnessed two campers pass...

Terrific, Tremendous, Talented Thursdsay

15 June 2017, Comment are Off
The only thing better than Thursdays at Merrie-Woode are Thursdays at Thursdays at Merrie-Woode when the sun is shining and Lip Sync Battle is...

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