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Address: 60 Institute Road, Burlington, VT 05401
Phone Number: 802-862-0942
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Camping at North Beach Campground

Posted: 05/25/15 11:40am Link | Quote | Edit | Print | Notify Moderator Just wanted to share our wonderful experience at North Beach! You couldn't ask for a lovelier... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 25, 2015
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Centreville, Maryland
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Centreville, Maryland
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20 reviews 20 reviews
5 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

Posted: 05/25/15 11:40am Link | Quote | Edit | Print | Notify Moderator Just wanted to share our wonderful experience at North Beach! You couldn't ask for a lovelier location for camping. It is owned and ran by the town of Burlington, the staff were so nice and helpful, even backed our new Roo in for us like it was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

Great place to have a picnic with wonderful views of the lake and access to the bike path. Situated in a quiet cove with a nice sandy beach.

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Perth, Australia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Visiting from Australia we were amazed by the great Autumn colour. The shore of Lake Champlain gorgeous even on this nippy and cloudy day.

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52 reviews 52 reviews
13 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

There is no better place to be than at North Beach for the first nice day of Spring. The whole campus comes down here and creates what I think is the best day of the year. The water is quite cold still -actually it is freezing- but going in the cold water is part of the allure. For the rest... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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57 reviews 57 reviews
35 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

There is an entry fee which we did not expect. The beach itself and surrounding area is pretty average.

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Winooski, Vermont
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59 reviews 59 reviews
13 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

A lot of locals come here. Water is pretty clear this year, but the beach is a bit rocky and glass in areas. There is a campground in the entrance to the park. Decent spot if you want to swim and stay local but there are definitely better beaches if you drive a bit.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

This is a place to relax. The beach is nice, as is the park. Shade trees provide a break from the sun. The facilities are clean. Review the recommendations for parking to save money.

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Colchester, Vermont, United States
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67 reviews 67 reviews
41 attraction reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Pay $6 to park, or park at the school (during summer) and walk down for free. In addition to a nice sandy beach, this place is nice and scenic. Quite large for a Vermont beach. Has a small boardwalk, Nice picnic areas, playground, food vendor, restrooms, and camping available. A great time at little or no cost to relax in... More 

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Minnesota
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129 reviews 129 reviews
53 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

this park is a gem of a find. there appeared to be nice camping sites for RV's and car camping. we walked along the beach/boardwalk until we reached the end - where there is kayak rentals. interesting rental company, make sure you know how to kayak and/or do a recovery should you tip out. the gentleman didn't appear interested in... More 

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Wrentham, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

We went to North Beach Campground over July 4th Weekend. The campground was nice. The sites are well maintained and mostly level (the campground is owned and operated by the city of Burlington). We were tent camping so I can't comment on the electric or water service. We had no trouble accommodating our tent and screen house and vehicle on... More 

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