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Waterfront Park

College Street, Burlington, VT 05401
+1 802-865-7247
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Nice Outdoor Location

Spent an hour or so walking around the park & taking pictures while visiting Burlington - really... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is the Burlington Waterfront truly defines the beauty and uniqueness of Burlington Vermont. A... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Burlington, Vermont, United States
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“lake champlain” (114 reviews)
“bike path” (58 reviews)
College Street, Burlington, VT 05401
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent an hour or so walking around the park & taking pictures while visiting Burlington - really enjoyed the boardwalk & scenery! No problem finding parking - it is worth a look when in the area!

Thank ErnTrekker
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is the Burlington Waterfront truly defines the beauty and uniqueness of Burlington Vermont. A wonderful places to stroll, grab a cremee, hang out near the water and watch a beautiful sunset. Plenty of space to throw down a blanket and see animal shapes in...More

Thank DrBrianS
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

If you happen to be in Burlington, you must do Church Street and then come down to the Waterfront parks. There are ample parking locations available and it is a enjoyable walk along the Waterfront. There are also plenty of opportunities to sit on the...More

Thank Douglas T
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Just in town visiting but I love this place. My second visit to Burlington and I just love the view of the lake. Especially nice at sunset...

Thank Rudolfo699
Reviewed 23 November 2017

I visit the Waterfront Park many times each month. It's a nice place to walk on a summer or fall evening and if you time it late in the day you can see stunning sunsets over Lake Champlain with the Adirondacks in the background. There...More

Thank VTMan05
Reviewed 22 November 2017

Very nice swinging benches to sit and enjoy the view. There are many restaurants, and plenty of parking close by.

Thank SeeSmellTasteTouch
Reviewed 11 November 2017

About a 15 minute walk from Church Street Marketplace, right on the banks of Lake Champlaine, Waterfront Park offers a diverse grouip of activities for all ages to keep you busy for a couple of hours. Parking is ample but the fees are a bit...More

1  Thank dave2840
Reviewed 10 November 2017

The sunset at the park overlooking the lake was unbelievable. Definitely make time to enjoy this place.

1  Thank olivergumbrill
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Beautiful view of Lake Champlain. Went for a stroll along the lake and this park is well maintained with all the necessary amenities. Gorgeous fall views across the park with beautiful buildings in the background. Time well sent.

1  Thank travelmadCA
Reviewed 6 November 2017

While in Burlington you must walk down to the waterfront. We enjoyed the views and sat in a swing to just relax and enjoy the waterfront. If it had been earlier in the season I would have booked a boat ride or explored the bike...More

1  Thank SilverStarfish
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Dale J
31 July 2017|
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Response from ltw52 | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely. It may not be the law, but it should be! Everyone should have a dog at the waterfront park! (But bring a leash!)
Dale J
31 July 2017|
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Response from DogDoggie | Reviewed this property |
yes, but on leash,
18 July 2016|
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Response from Ralph M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but also make sure to visit the Church St Marketplace too.