“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

From boating to weaving, explore all the fun things there are to do.

CMW Centennial

Help us celebrate our 100th summer!


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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

Opening Day!

31 July 2016, Comment are Off
       Today is the day; the very first day of the August Session. I was awakened early this morning by the shrill screams of delight of campers...

Banquet Night

28 July 2016, Comment are Off
The last day of camp has been a busy and fun-filled day! We started in Chapel with a big Lost-N-Found session, activity awards and devotional...

It’s Time for the Closing Campfire

27 July 2016, Comment are Off
Today was the last day of regular scheduled camp. I started my morning off in the center of camp, where Weaving, Ceramics, and Stained Glass were...

The Little Mermaid and Plaque Night

26 July 2016, Comment are Off
It’s been a warm day here at camp; everyone has been practicing and preparing for Final Shows on Thursday. I started my morning off in the Arts...

Countdown to Camp!