W.P. Franklin Campground

Army Corps Of Engineers

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17991 N. Franklin Lock Rd. Alva, FL 33920 239-694-8770 Reservations: 877-444-6777 Official Website

GPS: 26.7243, -81.6928

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  • Cell Service
  • Reviews (24)
  • Amenities

Overview of W.P. Franklin Campground

Campground entrance gate opens at sunrise and closes at sunset.

$20 to use the dump station before staying at the campground. Campers are limited to one RV dump per week of stay, max two in a 14-day period. Portable blue holding tanks may dump unlimited times during a stay.

Number of Sites 29

Pad Type asphalt

Reservations yes

Elevation 0 ft / 0 m

Max Stay 14

Max Length 50 ft

Tent Camping Yes

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Q&A - Ask the Community about W.P. Franklin Campground

To ask questions of the owner or manager please contact the campground directly. 239-694-8770

No Excuses Travel On asked on 1/9/2021

The website says $30 but the last few reviews says 15. Can someone confirm?

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Jill asked on 1/1/2021

Are there any hiking trails near W.P. Franklin Campground?

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Nick asked on 8/7/2020

On the reservation website, they limit RV size to 35' - Can a 42' RV fit, and will they allow it if you show up?

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Reviews of W.P. Franklin Campground 24 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

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Site Quality

Cell Phone Coverage

Verizon 4G
Confirmed by 14 Users
Last reported 12/30/2022
Confirmed by 5 Users
Last reported 4/7/2021
T-Mobile 4G/5G
Confirmed by 7 Users
Last reported 2/22/2024

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  • 50 Amp
  • 30 Amp
  • 20 Amp
  • water
  • Partial Hookups
  • boat ramp
  • fishing
  • playground
  • water access
Site Amenities
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
  • dump station
  • ADA Accessible
  • restrooms: flush
  • security
  • showers
  • trash
  • water available
Discount Clubs
  • Senior Discounts
  • pets
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