“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
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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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HIGH ON A HILL…

I started out my morning walking around camp with the nature class. The llamas came to visit, and the girls got to show the llamas around camp...

SOMEWHERE OVER THE RAINBOW

I’ve got a witty joke I overheard at breakfast from Table One by Jim: “What did 0 say to 8? … Hey, nice belt!” As I chuckled to myself walking...

TODAY IS MY MOMENT, AND NOW IS MY STORY..

I sure needed the extra half hour of sleep this morning after the busy Fourth of July weekend!  I’m pretty sure I still have some pie cream in my...

Ah-shay, Ah-shay!

Today, I woke up to a beautiful day looking down at the lake from the top of Old Bald. The air was crisp and the water was still as the sun was...

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