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Burlington Bike Path

Lake Champlain, Burlington, VT
+1 802-864-0123
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Smooth sailing

Well paved and sweet views of Lake Champlain. Safe and easy ride. When we went in Sept. they... read more

Reviewed yesterday
David T
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Leominster, Massachusetts
Rough to ride and can be dangerous to walk.

We went hiking along this path on our way to Leddy Park. I don't get on paths like this often, but... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
BenGruda
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Potsdam, New York
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Converted from the Central Vermont Railway to a bike path in the 1970s, this easy trail crosses through beaches and parks and offers great views of Lake Champlain, the Adirondacks and the city.
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Lake Champlain, Burlington, VT
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Reviewed yesterday

Well paved and sweet views of Lake Champlain. Safe and easy ride. When we went in Sept. they re-routed us because of work being done on the path so we turned around to avoid street traffic. Too bad but still a beautiful ride.

Thank David T
Reviewed 5 days ago

We went hiking along this path on our way to Leddy Park. I don't get on paths like this often, but compared to the path along the Mohawk River in the Latham and Niskayuna area of New York it doesn't even come close. Yes, it...More

Thank BenGruda
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Worth going for a walk or run down here, great views of Lake Champlain, make sure you stop for a cremee along the way!

Thank Shoegal1990
Reviewed 1 week ago

We rode around 6 miles round trip. Stopped along the way for pictures. We only spent about an hour there but it was worth it.

Thank lovetotravel32034
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We drove up from Mt. Equinox. After checking in to our hotel we immediately went out to the bike path and walked to stretch our legs. It was pretty busy with walkers, bikers and joggers. The weather was perfect.

Thank Pamela G
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was one of my favorite activities in Burlington. The bike trail goes through Lake Champlain, so the views are incredible, and was not too crowded. We also took the ferry to the other side (potentially not worth it however, unless you feel adventurous) and...More

Thank magarwal31
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at a cottage on Lake Champlain. The Bike Path was two minutes away and took us straight down to Burlington's Waterfront Park. Great ride! Very popular with locals and tourists!

1  Thank elena111633
Reviewed 1 week ago

A varied bike ride along Lake Champlain over a dedicated bike path; no other traffic other than other bikers and some pedestrians. Rent a bike in Burlington. Quite popular with the locals

Thank JandeVriesVermont
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great ride. Very scenic.You can rent bikes anywhere and the ride takes you to a bike Ferry station that is a great scenic ride.

Thank KingTut100
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are spending any time in Burlington, don't miss the opportunity to walk or ride bikes alongside Lake Champlain on the Burlington Bike Path.

Thank mfspears
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jade g
17 August 2017|
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Response from Lauren S | Reviewed this property |
We booked on Hotwire and found a suite for 100$ cad a night :) try booking the same day!
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Arturo V
3 August 2017|
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Response from cpurdye | Reviewed this property |
Local Motion has them. They are located south along the trail from ECHO Lake Aquarium
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Christy G
8 July 2017|
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Response from cpurdye | Reviewed this property |
Local Motion has good bikes for rent south of ECHO Lake Aquarium along the trail. Singles and tandems. They are open earliest on Sunday morning.
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