Lake Francis State Park

439 River Road
Pittsburg, NH 03592
Phone: 603-538-6965

Activities and Amenities

Canoeing/Kayaking
Canoeing/Kayaking
Cross-Country Skiing
Cross-Country Skiing
Fishing
Fishing
OHRV
OHRV
* Options for ATV, UTV & trail bikes
Snowmobiling
Snowmobiling
Snowshoeing
Snowshoeing
Camping
Camping
Walking Trails
Walking Trails
Boat Ramp
Boat Ramp
Boat Rentals
Boat Rentals
Pet-Friendly
Pet-Friendly
* some restrictions apply
Picnic Area
Picnic Area
Playground
Playground
Restrooms
Restrooms
* pit toilet or bathhouse
Dump Stations
Dump Stations
Flush Toilets
Flush Toilets
Showers
Showers

Camping

Cabins/Yurts
Cabins/Yurts
Developed
Developed
* flush toilets & showers, allows pop-ups trailers, dry camping
Remote
Remote
* hike-in or boat-in
RV Hookups
RV Hookups
* options for electric, water, sewer
Waterview Sites
Waterview Sites

Lake Francis State Park lies on the shores of Lake Francis a 2,000 acre lake near the Connecticut Lakes of the Great North Woods region. Canoe rentals are available. Hunters and anglers enjoy this park as a base for their respective activities. With added ATV camping sites, riders are able to leave their campsite and head right out on the trails. Trails from Lake Francis State Park connect with the 1000 mile of trails for OHRV riding in Coos County.

Canoeists enjoy exploring the upper part of the Connecticut River.  Lake Francis campground provides 45 sites including 9 sites with hook-ups and 9 sites for ATV camping. Click here for Lake Francis State Park campground information.
Lake Francis Campground Map    | Lake Francis Campground Information/Policies 

Operating Schedule

This park is always open for recreation unless closed or restricted by posting. During the off-season the park is typically not staffed and comfort stations are not available.


Campground Schedule:

Pre-season Full-Time Closing Office Hours Camping Rate Per Night
5/5
5/16 11/11 Call for park hours
$25 (no hookups)
$35 (waterview/hookups)

Please note: The main operating season for the campground is Memorial Day to Columbus Day. Outside of the main camping season, (early spring and late fall) camping is first come, first serve and weather permitting. Staffing, services, and facilities may be limited during this time. Please use iron ranger (self-service pay station) to make payment.

Planning an Outing?

Lake Francis State Park is a great location to hold a family reunion, corporate outing, wedding, and more. For more information, check out our Outings in State Parks page and see a complete listing and photos of all our State Park Pavilions and Group Use Areas.

Are pets allowed at Lake Francis State Park?

Pets are permitted in the park. See the NH State Parks Pets Policy for more information.

Keep Your Parks Clean

Through the Carry-In/Carry-Out Program, you can help us keep your parks clean and beautiful by carrying out whatever you carry in. Thank you for your cooperation and remember to recycle.

Access for Persons with Disabilities

Please contact the park office directly for information regarding disability access needs.