GET OUT ON LAKE CHAMPLAIN
Spirit of Ethan Allen III
Lake Champlain’s largest cruise ship and floating restaurant‑a Burlington “must do!” Enjoy panoramic views of Lake Champlain and the Vermont Mountains while enjoying delicious food and drinks. This triple deck luxury cruise ship offers daily scenic lunch, brunch, and nightly themed dinner cruises.
LAKE CHAMPLAIN COMMUNITY SAILING CENTER
The Lake Champlain Sailing Center provides educational and recreational activities out on the lake. Offering a variety of sailing and paddling opportunities perfect for a sunny day in Burlington.
THE BURLINGTON BIKE PATH
Rent bikes from Local Motion on the Burlington Waterfront and discover downtown Burlington on two-wheels. Tear it up on the
Burlington Bike Path and head out on the Colchester Causeway. Or swing over to Oakledge or North Beach Park for a dip into Lake Champlain.
Other bike rentals can be found a few blocks away these businesses: North Star Sports, SkiRack, Outdoor Gear Exchange, etc.
WATCH A SUNSET OVER LAKE CHAMPLAIN
FARMERS & FORAGERS
Farmers and Foragers Dockside at the Burlington Harbor Marina is a summer favorite with beautiful views over Lake Champlain and Lone Rock Point. The Food Truck based restaurant serves a variety of homestyle comfort foods from their delicious “Vermont Cheesesteak” to Lake Champlain Perch tacos, and much more.
SPLASH AT THE BOATHOUSE
A waterfront restaurant offering lunch, dinner, and a full bar with beautiful views of Lake Champlain and the Adirondack Mountains. Easily accessible by boat and dog friendly as well. Take in the best sunsets around as you enjoy a bite and a beverage on the docks of the iconic Burlington Boathouse.
GRAB A BITE & A BEER
FOAM BREWERS & DEEP CITY
Chillin’ on the Burlington Waterfront and serving up a constantly changing lineup of beers, Foam Brewers is a year-round gem, literally, 12-Months of great beer and amazing sunsets. With world‑class cheese and charcuterie slates, freshly brewed small batch specialties, served up in a funky laid‑back atmosphere, leaving can be the hardest part!
MUSEUMS & GALLERIES
ECHO, LEAHY CENTER FOR LAKE CHAMPLAIN
A museum on the Burlington Waterfront showcasing the biodiversity of Lake Champlain while educating children and visitors through more than 100 interactive exhibits; 70 species of fish reptiles, and amphibians; major changing exhibits; and a 2,500‑square foot early learning interactive space, ECHO encourages visitors to explore and learn about their natural environment.
THE GALLERY AT MAIN STREET LANDING
The Gallery at Main Street Landing features Contemporary and Non-traditional art from local artists and is easy accessible from the Burlington Waterfront.
TRICKS AT A DOG SKATEPARK
A DOG SKATEPARK
Skate along the shores of Lake Champlain and enjoy a world‑class skate park. Endorsed by Tony Hawk, the legend himself made the trip to Burlington to mark the grand opening of such a landmark in the city. A world-class skatepark with unparalleled views.