Welcome to Lake Champlain NY
Discover the wonders of Lake Champlain! This stunning glacier formed, fresh water lake is situated in the Champlain Valley and stretches between the Adirondack Mountains in upstate New York and the Green Mountains of Vermont, and flows from Whitehall, NY, north to the Canadian border.
Lake Champlain is a popular destination for visitors from all over the world. Ferry services from Vermont to New York make it convenient to cover many different areas between the two states to enjoy the many great restaurants and shops as well as take in the stunning views! If you're looking to experience some of the rich history of the area, Fort Ticonderoga is located at the port between Lake Champlain and historic Lake George, NY and is open to visitors year round! Check out their many exhibits and programs. Learn about historic battles of the French & Indian & Revolutionary wars.
Lake Champlain is also a popular destination for cyclists. With over 350 miles of scenic bike trails, Lake Champlain Bikeways was named one of the top ten tours by Adventure Cycling and is a prime destination for a bicycle tour! Stay at one of the area's B&Bs, inns or campgrounds. Enjoy the charming shops & farm stands, picnic by the lake at one of the many public beaches or picnic spots. When it's time to kick back and take a break, enjoy great fishing & boating!