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Very Beautiful

While on vacation we went lighthouse hunting and came across the beautiful Champlain Memorial... read more

Reviewed 21 November 2018
Altoona, Iowa
I agree. Worth a quick stop.

we did not spend a lot of time here. just enough for pictures and to climb the lighthouse. The site... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2018
Stow, Ohio
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21 Nov 2018
“Very Beautiful”
11 Oct 2018
“I agree. Worth a quick stop.”
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Reviewed 21 November 2018

While on vacation we went lighthouse hunting and came across the beautiful Champlain Memorial Lighthouse. It is incredibly beautiful. Can climb the lighthouse and look out over Lake Champlain, or simply look from a distance and the beautiful lighthouse, lake, and changing trees in the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank PT1102
Reviewed 11 October 2018

we did not spend a lot of time here. just enough for pictures and to climb the lighthouse. The site has a gate that asks for a visit fee. I am sad to admit, we drove in without paying. The fee was too high for...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank josephm44224
Reviewed 19 September 2018

Headed to Vermont to pick grapes at a vineyard and stopped to see this magnificent light house and park. We were able to climb to the top and had a great view of the new bridge that spans between NY and Vermont. Great place to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Brian K
Reviewed 28 August 2018

This is a spot to check out if you are interested in our history. The area is jammed with spots to see and explore. Great place to learn about our past, and think about these folks and how they did it all..........without cell phones!!

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Richard H
Reviewed 11 August 2018

In New York on the border with Vermont along the shores of Lake Champlain. Great architecture and good views of the Champlain bridge and lake. Worth a quick stop!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Tribe93
Reviewed 14 November 2017

Stopped here after visiting the nearby Crown Point Historic Site. Enjoyed walking the grounds and the views of the lake & bridge from the dock. If in the area, I'd recommend visiting!

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank ErnTrekker
Reviewed 17 August 2017

The lighthouse was commissioned in July 1912 and stayed active till 1930, when the Lake Champlain Bridge was constructed. Eight tall column circle it's circumference. At the column's base in the rear is a statue of Champlain being flanked by a French voyageou and Huron...More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank Jack L
Reviewed 14 July 2017

If it's open the climb to the top is not easy but it's worth the view. You will most possibly get the best view of the new bridge from atop the Lighthouse.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Charles S
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Wonderful views of Lake Champlain from the top of the tower. It's a real big part of why we like staying at the Crown Point campground. Seldom is the tower ever crowded, ensuring a peaceful and relaxing time up top. The kids love it and...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank ldstirling
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

The momorial is to Samuel de Champlain whom explored lake Champlain as well As having the lake named after him The memorial is adjacent to fort crown point. And fort st Frederick The first bring an English fort with Georgian architecture and the second being...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank Patrick C
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