The Mountain General Store In Northern California That’s Worthy Of Its Own Day Trip

Have you heard of Camp Connell before? It’s okay if you haven’t. This tiny unincorporated community in Calaveras County is easy to miss on a map. Named in 1934 after the town’s first postmaster, this place doesn’t seem to have that much to offer. However, it’s often these little-known communities that are home to some of the greatest gems. For instance, it’s here that you’ll find the Camp Connell General Store. This charming mountain general store is definitely worth a stop when you find yourself in this neck of the woods. Keep reading and you’ll see exactly what we mean.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Have you had the chance to visit this mountain general store? We love stumbling across hidden gems like this one. For more charming old stores like this one, check out our list of 10 Vintage General Stores In Northern California.