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Perkins Pier

1 Lavalley Ln, Burlington, VT 05401-5264
+1 802-865-7247
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Relaxing area for wandering

This pier is just a bit south along Lake Champlain from the main park. It's the pier for the ferry... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
United States
I visit almost every day

Year round this is a beautiful spot. In the summer it's full of boats. In the winter - when it's a... read more

Reviewed 25 January 2017
Burlington, Vermont
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1 Lavalley Ln, Burlington, VT 05401-5264
+1 802-865-7247
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

This pier is just a bit south along Lake Champlain from the main park. It's the pier for the ferry over to Port Henry on the NY side of the lake. There is a park with a children's playground, and two restaurants, one new one...More

1  Thank LMom1
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Year round this is a beautiful spot. In the summer it's full of boats. In the winter - when it's a cold one - you can walk out on the ice. Not this year. But it's still beautiful. There are benches to sit and walk...More

Thank TreeVT
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Burlington Vermont is the largest city in Vermont. But walking to the pier gives you peace and quite. It was nice to get away from the early morning traffic and especially the exhaust.

Thank sjhoop
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Beautiful views! Bring your loved one(s) and a camera! Unique carved rocks along the coastline. Treehouse that is handicap accessible. Very cool.

Thank Ni S
Reviewed 4 September 2015

get a picnic basket with some eats and wine (in a box) bring a blanket to sit on and have your significant other with you than relax and wait for the sun to set... with the water in front of you you'll love the view...More

1  Thank Marc S
Reviewed 19 August 2015

We didn't spend a lot of time here but it was right on the water obviously with plenty of boaters and bikers. It also would be a great place to watch the sun set.

Thank lkis229
Reviewed 28 July 2015

Burlington is always a showstopper. from amazing food, to wonderful shows, great walking paths along Lake Champliain, and great waterfront

Thank Gina S
Reviewed 16 July 2015

We came here specially for the glorious sunset. In late May it was a tad windy and on the cool side- if you bring a blanket you can snuggle with your honey behind the rock wall or on one of the benches. We were not...More

1  Thank Dual travelling c
Reviewed 28 June 2015

Nice place to watch the water activity while we waited for our boat tour. Only a short walk from several tour options.

Thank Pathreader
Reviewed 13 January 2015

Many years ago (like in the 1990s) the railroad had this large, ugly, un-walkable, crap-zone that trains didn't even use, called the rail-yard (or something) We people in Burlington hardly knew we had a waterfront, but we could see we had a large, beautiful, clean...More

1  Thank Vermonters4
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