YMCA Camp McConnell provides youth with a positive, wholesome, fun camping and personal development experience in a physically and emotionally safe environment. Camp McConnell encourages and supports children in developing and understanding personal values.
Camp McConnell is the largest YMCA owned property in Florida, spanning 220 acres of North Central Florida’s hardwood forest and meadowland.
Camp McConnell was founded in 1968 as a camping branch of the YMCA of the Palm Beaches and continues today to maintain that relationship. Camp McConnell is located off of I-75 exit 374, near Gainesville, in the beautiful town of Micanopy.