“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 Activities

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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!


What's New

Sunday Funday!

06 August 2017, Comment are Off
Today was a great day full of sunshine and merriment! In the morning, we all got to sleep in because it is a Sunday, and we all ate the...

Super Saturday!

05 August 2017, Comment are Off
The session is officially past the halfway mark, and classes are finishing up projects, preparing for final performances, and getting in the last...

A Terrific Day for Tajar!

04 August 2017, Comment are Off
Today was such a lovely day! I spent the morning at the barn soaking up the sunshine with my horse friends, then made my way over to the docks in...

Down by the Lake Where the Jelly Lilies Grow

03 August 2017, Comment are Off
Today was a very special day at camp because it was a Thursday, and everyone knows that more exciting things happen on Thursdays than any other...

Countdown to Camp!