Lafayette Campground

Franconia Notch State Park, Franconia, White Mountains, New Hampshire, 03580, United States | Campground
 

Travel Blogs from Franconia

Long hot day with cool spells

A travel blog entry by chris-fernie

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... so I got to see the ocean view in NB which are often obscured by a thick morning fog.

We arrived at Alpine Valley campground at 7 pm and managed to pitch our tents before dark. We had a lovely meal at the restaurant. I had baked salmon and it was delicious as were the vegetables and salad. Now I need to go into food coma before morning comes.
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Clinic Week.

A travel blog entry by courtneyhoward

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... d never happen again. I've been quite ill this past week. I had the flu for a week, pretty much once I arrived at Camp. As its eased off slowly, I've been left with a really nasty cough that must irritate my fellow cabin mates, as it keeps me up almost all night. That, or I'm allergic to the pollen from the trees in the cabin area. I have to stand upright and guzzle water to stop choking. Hope it's gone by next week. I had the first night watch on Monday night; where ...

Day 10/11 Franconia Notch New Hampshire

A travel blog entry by blakekelsey

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... was a huge toilet bowl made out of granite, where swirling water flowed through (see pic). The Basin area was filled with cascades and falls. All of the water was super clear and some areas had an aquamarine color to it, which made it look as clean as glacier water. The Basin was a low point for the river and made for some wonderful natural water- cut rock features. We were able to walk out on some smoothed rock that kids were using as a natural ...

First Day and Pranks

A travel blog entry by courtneyhoward

... greeted them as normal, introducing ourselves and asking how they were. As we went to help with the luggage, Marleys walkie went off about a bear roaming around, she quickly told us to get inside the dining hall, so us who knew, ran as fast as we could inside to alert the others. It was also more realistic as the poor guys who were doing their practical swim test all jumped out of the water as well and hurried inside, dripping wet ...

Update. At Camp

A travel blog entry by courtneyhoward

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As I had already had my sleep/nap, I was up until 5am, eventually falling back asleep. I awoke again at 9:30 and had a feeling that I was supposed to check out that morning. After inboxing everyone who was still awake on Facebook to get in contact with my mum, I finally asked her to check my accommodation itinerary. Sure enough, my gut feeling was right and it was a mad dash to pack everything and have a quick shower. I had slept ...

Location

This campground, located on Franconia Notch State Park, Franconia, is near Cannon Mountain, Avalanche Falls, Profile Lake, and Black Dike.
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