Where You Stay
Camp Ronald McDonald for Good Times® conducts its programs at our pine tree-filled, 60-acre private campsite, Apple Canyon Center. Nestled in the San Jacinto Mountains, Camp is a few miles from the scenic town of Idyllwild. The facilities, designed specifically for our campers, enable these children to enjoy the magic and beauty of this wondrous hideaway while being only minutes away from comprehensive medical facilities and services. Surrounded by U.S. Forest Service land,, Apple Canyon Center provides majestic mountain views, open meadows and stately 100-year old pine trees. It’s a perfect place to relax, hike and regenerate your spirit.
Camp features include:
Twelve RUSTIC CABIN DORMS each accommodate 8-10 camper and 2-3 counselors. All cabins are equipped with screen doors, carpeted floors, bunk beds, electricity, heating and have restrooms with shower facilities attached or nearby.
The ROOSEVELT DINING LODGE, originally built in the 1940’s and most recently renovated in 2000, features central heating and air conditioning, eating or meeting facilities for up to 200, an outside dining or meeting porch, a fireplace, restrooms and a beverage bar. Attached to the dining lodge is a professional kitchen run by our own chef and food service staff. Sample dining menus, Read more>
The "MED SHED" Health Care Center, equipped with a state-of-the-art healthcare center, the Camp “Med Shed,” was specifically designed to serve the needs of our campers impacted by cancer. The Med Shed provides areas and equipment to support your child’s health needs while at Camp including an examination room, resting and sleeping areas, a medication dispensary and the Catheter Care Cabin. Should additional support be needed, transportation can be quickly arranged to nearby Loma Linda University Medical Center or the patient’s home hospital.
FUN FACILITIES are available at camp to provide experiences of fun, accomplishment and memories:
- Two Group Campfire Areas - Soccer and Softball Playing Fields
- Art/Crafts Porch - Costume room
- Horseshoe Pits - GA-GA Court
- Basketball Court - Archery Range
- Volleyball Court - Miles of Hiking Trails
- Challenge/Ropes Course - Fishing Pond
- Kid’s Cooking Class Kitchen - "KCGT" Radio Station
Other Fun Facilities available May through October:
- Heated Swimming Pool - Tipi Village
- Carnival Activity Tent - Horse Corrals and Riding Rings
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