“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!

Alumnae

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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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YOU’RE A GRAND OLD FLAG…

Happy Fourth of July from camp!  Instead of the normal wakeup bell, I was greeted by “Party in the USA” played over the PA system!  As I made my...

I SEE THE MOON, AND THE MOON SEES ME

Early this morning, I heard a rumbling down by the waterfall field.  The sun wasn’t even out, and I was quite frazzled as I saw the first caving...

BLUE SKIES SMILIN’ AT ME; NOTHIN’ LIKE BLUE SKIES, YOU’LL SEE

It’s hard to believe that today is already Wednesday!  It feels like yesterday that the campers and counselors were dressed in white for Sunday. ...

TAKE ME OUT TO THE BALLGAME

The sun shone brightly on camp before the bell rang this morning, and everyone was quick to jump out of bed to celebrate the beautiful day...

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