Bink’s Report Card


Fountaineblue State Park Campground

Fountaineblue State Park

Mandeville, LA

The improved sites are to close but we camped in the unimproved sites and plenty of room and privacy.

Total campsites:

155 RV sites & Tent sites

Restrooms clean:



Water at site but would recommend a filter system. We use the Berkery


Yes but ONLY in the improved sites

Cell service:

? Good ?

Our favorite sites:

check as some sites are NOT level

Wild life we experienced:

Good bird ? watching, squirrels ?, & deer, skunk and of course alligators ?

Would we recommend?

We love this park and would definitely return


  • Explore the park: Take a stroll through the park’s beautiful walking trails, boardwalks, and nature trails. Enjoy the scenic views of Lake Pontchartrain and the surrounding pine forests.
  • Swimming: Fountainebleau State Park has a beach area, which is perfect for swimming in Lake Pontchartrain. The beach is open from Memorial Day through Labor Day.
  • Boating: Bring your boat or rent one from the marina to explore Lake Pontchartrain. You can also go fishing or crabbing from the pier.
  • Camping: Fountainebleau State Park has campsites for tents and RVs. Enjoy the park’s serene setting and beautiful surroundings.
  • Picnicking: Bring a picnic basket and enjoy a day in the park. There are plenty of picnic areas throughout the park.
  • Wildlife viewing: The park is home to a variety of wildlife, including alligators, deer, raccoons, and many bird species. Keep an eye out for them as you explore the park.
  • Visit nearby attractions: There are several attractions near Fountainebleau State Park, including the Abita Brewery, the Global Wildlife Center, Abita Mystery House, and the Louisiana Children’s Museum.
  • Take a swamp tour: Experience the Louisiana bayou on a swamp tour. Many companies offer tours that depart from nearby areas.
  • Visit New Orleans: Fountainebleau State Park is only a short drive from New Orleans. Take a day trip to explore the city’s rich history, music, and cuisine.
  • Go to a festival: Louisiana is known for its many festivals. Check the calendar to see if there are any festivals happening during your visit. Some popular ones include the Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival and the Louisiana Seafood Festival.

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