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'''François''' (generally pronounced "Franceway") is a small coastal village in [[Southern Newfoundland]], accessible by ferry.
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'''François''' [http://www.francoisnf.com/] (generally pronounced "Franceway") is a small coastal village in [[Southern Newfoundland]], accessible by ferry.
 
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The [http://www.francoisnf.com/ François community web page] has more information of interest to visitors.  
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==Get in==
 
==Get in==
Access to Francois is only by passenger ferry coming from the east or the west, on a limited schedule.  
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Access to Francois is only by passenger ferry coming from the east or the west, on a limited schedule.
Ferry in fo can be found [http://www.francoisnf.com/ferryschedule.html here]
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It also ''may'' be possible to solicit a ride from a local fisherman headed that way.
 
It also ''may'' be possible to solicit a ride from a local fisherman headed that way.
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Near the church in François, there is a simple camping site with picnic bench and outhouse.
 
Near the church in François, there is a simple camping site with picnic bench and outhouse.
  
Several residents also offer their homes for visitors to spend a few nights in. More information can be found [http://www.francoisnf.com/placetostay.html here]. Nightly rates are available upon request and are very reasonable.
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Several residents also offer their homes for visitors to spend a few nights in. Nightly rates are available upon request and are very reasonable.
  
 
==Contact==
 
==Contact==
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==Get out==
 
==Get out==
  
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Latest revision as of 06:33, 18 October 2011

François [1] (generally pronounced "Franceway") is a small coastal village in Southern Newfoundland, accessible by ferry.

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Get in[edit]

Access to Francois is only by passenger ferry coming from the east or the west, on a limited schedule.

It also may be possible to solicit a ride from a local fisherman headed that way.

Get around[edit]

There are no car roads in François, only narrow paved walked ways which are also used by 4-wheelers.

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There is a nice, fairly short hike up to a look out point just above the town, a good portion of which is boardwalked.

Visits to the local museum can be arranged on request, and there is a library and Community Access Program (CAP) site for internet access.

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There is a general store from which you can buy food and other amenities.

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Near the church in François, there is a simple camping site with picnic bench and outhouse.

Several residents also offer their homes for visitors to spend a few nights in. Nightly rates are available upon request and are very reasonable.

Contact[edit]

Get out[edit]


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