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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.

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What's New

2020 Fall Newsletter is Now Online

17 November 2020, Comment are Off
The digital edition of the CMW 2019 Fall Newsletter is now available online! Read up on all the news at camp! Articles included in this edition:...

The Flicker of the Virtual Campfire

30 October 2020, Comment are Off
On a chilly and rainy autumn night by the Dining Hall fireplace, we hosted our final Virtual Campfire of 2020. Campers, staff, alumnae, and...

Jim and Denice’s Excellent COVID Garden Adventure

31 August 2020, Comment are Off
So perhaps you have wondered what we have been doing this summer without camp. We became gardeners! All we had to do to make Travis and Annette...

Dammie’s Service Project

09 July 2020, Comment are Off
As we proceed through this quiet summer underneath Old Bald, our thoughts turn to the early days of Merrie-Woode and its founder, Dammie Day. We...