“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!

 

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RISE AND SHINE

I woke up to the wake up bell promptly at 8:00 to start my day. I knew it was going to be a great day because there were French toast sticks for...

THE PEPPIEST CAMP

Today was another classic day at camp filled with many activities and fun trips. The day started with a trip leaving for Chimney Top, a hike...

AND HERE WE’D LIKE TO STAY FOR GOOD

It was another folly filled day here at camp! As I sat in the rafters this evening, the smell of popcorn wafted through Castle.  “The Lego Movie”...

THE WIND IN THE PINES

Sounds of laughter echoed throughout the cabin lines as the girls started getting ready for the day. I snatched a slice of French toast from the...

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