287 S. Main St.
Saint Albans, VT 05478
Phone: (802) 524-5956
Fax: (802) 524-5956x131
Located off Vermont's mainland, this state park encompasses the entire Burton Island. Spread over 253 acres (102.38 hectares), Burton Island State Park is a lush green space nestled amidst the pristine blue waters of Saint Albans Bay. The park opened to the public in 1964. Burton Island State Park features hiking trails, and is a great spot for fishing, rowing or swimming. Various picnic tables and tent sites are offered here. Access to the park is only by boat, and it operates only from May to September; call ahead before visiting.
Offer family fun seven days a week.
Known as the most affordable place for skiing and riding, the Smugglers' Notch is a beautiful ski resort, nicknamed as Smuggs. Attracting the visitors during winters and warm summers for a great vacation, the Smugglers' Notch is rated as the number one family ski resort for several years. During the summer, the Smugglers' Notch has various heated pools and children's camps organized during summer. Canopy Tours include scenic hikes and zip lines too.
Offering fishing charters.
Vermont's leading paddle sports rental and instruction - offering new boat demos, rental canoes and kayaks, paddling and safety instruction, river trips, lakeside rentals, kids paddling programs and more. Whether it's a quiet-water river journey through the enchanting Vermont countryside or a breathtaking sea kayak tour along Lake Champlain, Umiak offers tours and instruction for all ages, abilities and interests.
A full-time charter service for fishing Lake Champlain.
Offering guided kayak tours. Instructors teach introductory skills, basic paddling strokes, launching, landing and safety. Day and sunset tours as well as camping trips are available on Lake Champlain, or any lake of your choice. Flexible scheduling and groups rates available.
Offering half day, full day, or week long sailing on Lake Champlain. The meticulously maintained fleet offers comfort and modern amenities for days of cruising ease and fun with U.S. Coast Guard licensed Captains.
They offer tackle and supplies for fly fishing, spin/bait fishing, Lake Champlain, and bass/saltwater fishing. They have fly fishing and fly tying classes run by certified instructors, and they can arrange guided day trips. They are also a complete travel gear and outdoor clothing retailer.
The Local Motion Trailside Center provides more than 30 different free maps, brochures and guides to walking and biking around the area. In addition, the Trailside Center offers bicycle rentals.
Offers a great opportunity for families to explore this 13 mile rail trail. Walkers and cyclists can traverse the Winooski River delta on this regular ferry service.
With partners at the Lake Champlain Maritime Museum and Vermont Bicycle Touring, PaddleWays provides guided kayak tours and instruction, including custom inn to inn tours.