In the heart of Franconia Notch State Park, Lafayette Place Campground is the camping and hiking hub for the park. It provides a great base from which to enjoy hiking, biking, fishing, swimming, and many attractions in the White Mountains. Information about hiking trails, safety, and the natural and cultural history of the park is available at the cabin near the campground entrance. A lodge houses a registration desk and offers a selection of camping supplies. Each campsite is wooded and has a picnic table, car parking, and an open fireplace. There are coin-operated showers and a camp store. Lafayette Campground provides 97 wooded tent sites - 88 are by reservation only, 1 is for youth group reservations, and 7 are for first-come/first-served campers. Self-service/self-pay camping with limited staffing and facilities is available during the off-season.
Services & Amenities:
- Bicycle Riding
- Fire Rings
- Handicap Access
- Interpretive Center
- Retail, Supplies
- Toilet, Flush
- Trails, Mountain Bike
- Water Drinking
|Within 10 Miles|
|Greater Than 10 Miles|
Alerts and Important Information
SITE FEE COVERS 2 ADULTS AND UP TO 4 CHILDREN. MAXIMUM OF 6 PEOPLE PER SITE.OF WHICH NO MORE THAN 4 ADULTS PER SITES. FOR ALL ADDITIONAL ADULTS A FEE OF $10 PER NIGHT AND FOR ALL ADDITIONAL CHILDREN FEES OF $5 PER NIGHT ARE TO BE PAID UPON ARRIVAL.
Youth Groups are NOT allowed on family sites. Youth Groups reservations MUST be made through Headquarters by calling 603-271-3556.
Lafayette is open for year-round camping. Reserved camping with full staffing and facilities will be available from late-May through early-Oct. Camping with limited staffing and no facilities are available at all other times of the year.
No Water after mid-October.
Pets Are NOT Allowed
NO hook up sites at this campground.
Sites accommodate a maximum of 6 people, combination of adults and children with no more than 4 adults per site.
No more than 2 tents per site.
**For any refund requests after the reservation arrival date must be in writing and sent to The NH Reservation Information Office, PO Box 1856, Concord, NH 03302-1856 **