Acadia Belfast Cutler Eastport Elderhostel Fort Knox Roosevelt l Park

An Elderhostel program at

Campobello Island

New Brunswick, Canada


where Franklin spent many of his summers

Campobello, island in New Brunswick, eastern Canada, in the Bay of Fundy. The island, with an area of 70 sq km (30 sq mi), is mainly a resort. It is best known as having been the summer home of former United States president Franklin Delano Roosevelt (1933-1945). Roosevelt Campobello International Park is located on the island and includes Roosevelt’s former home. An international bridge connects Campobello with Lubec, Maine. Population (1991) 1,317.

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the Roosevelt cottage

More Photos of the Roosevelt International Park


lodge where we stayed


the lodge


looking toward Eastport, Maine

Other Photos from "Down East", Maine


we were greeted by Linda Godfrey, President of the Atlantic Leadership Institute


our welcome cake


we visited the Anglican church in Welshpool


and learned about the windows donated by the Bishop

Photos of the Owen House in Welshpool


we heard the fish and boat stories from Jasper on our visit to Cutler, Maine

Other Photos from Cutler, Maine


and learned about Lobsters from Dean
(in the far background is our coordinator, Karen Munday)

and then had our lobster feast


the Fisher statue which Karen created
(now in Eastport, Maine)


were taught to bind a book by Coordinator, Katie MacGregor



saw Eagles on our boat trip


and Light houses in New Brunswick


and then struggled to the lodge from the boat


did not hear from the Blackfly, or their breeder's association


but did see the Sundown over Campobello Island

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