“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

Get the latest news. Reconnect with old friends. Make plans to
attend a reunion!

 

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

WE’RE ALL IN THIS TOGETHER

Thursdays are always a highly anticipated day at camp! Campers and I anxiously waited all week for handmade pizzas, bag supper, and movie night....

OVER HILL, OVER DALE…

  I woke up early to scout around the camp before the sun rose this morning. The lake was shimmerinin’ in the mornin’, so I decided to take...

OH OUR GUESTS, OUR GREETINGS WE EXTEND…

As I was resting on the camp gates this morning, some unfamiliar visitors who were not wearing greys and greens pulled into camp. I didn’t know...

CELEBRATE GOOD TIMES (ALRIGHT!)

  As I sat up in the trees tonight, I heard loud applause coming from Castle, so I swung by just in time to get a front row seat for the big...

Countdown to Camp!