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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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Whitewater Adventures, Merrie-Woode Style

19 November 2019, Comment are Off
As we floated in our kayaks in the center of Lake Fairfield on a warm September afternoon, we heard Kelli Talley, Merrie-Woode’s Outdoor...

The Gift of Art, The Gift of Conservation

08 November 2019, Comment are Off
Are you looking for ways to bring some whimsical fun to your loved ones this holiday season? Whether on the tree or under the tree, alumna Deane...

In the Spirit of Sacrifice

31 October 2019, Comment are Off
Now in its sixth year, the Young Alumnae Challenge was once again a huge success – raising $18,375 for Camperships.  The goal was to raise 3 camp...

Movie Night in Castle!

24 October 2019, Comment are Off
On October 17, Camp Merrie-Woode hosted a film screening in Castle of the new documentary, Lillian Smith: Breaking the Silence. This 50 minute...