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Address: Vergennes, VT
Activities: Biking
Description: State park overlooking neighboring New York with a 15 mile-long looping...
State park overlooking neighboring New York with a 15 mile-long looping biking trail.
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Lovely Little Park! Well Worth Stopping!

We had read about this park on Trip Advisor and we were glad we did. We were also happy that we found it, off the busy Main St. of Vergennes. It is well worth the stop! The falls... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2014
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Sykesville, Maryland
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12 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Sykesville, Maryland
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
11 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 via mobile

We had read about this park on Trip Advisor and we were glad we did. We were also happy that we found it, off the busy Main St. of Vergennes. It is well worth the stop! The falls are beautiful and the entire setting on Otter Creek is so peaceful. We enjoyed looking at the large pleasure boats that were... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We visit the Falls Park almost every day in Vergennes. It is a peaceful spot and sometimes there are boats that can be toured and/or sailed.

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Wilmington, Delaware
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

nice area, there was a jr fishing derby going on. Lots of kids with dads, very sweet. great view of the falls and signage telling us the history of the area.

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New London, Connecticut
Top Contributor
72 reviews 72 reviews
15 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

This historic site is worth stopping for the photos and history lesson. Look for it. It is tiny but powerful.

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Montreal, Canada
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55 reviews 55 reviews
25 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Contrary to another reviewer there was no water this visit. A fallen tree was being removed and debris cleaned up. Obviously the area is well maintained and a lovely spot for a picnic. There is also a nice trail from the Falls with some geocaches.

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Adirondacks, NY
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20 reviews 20 reviews
13 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2013

A pretty little park below the falls. Great spot for fishing Otter Creek or checking for birds in the area. Also, very nice spot to stop for a bit on a warm summer day. Very pretty in the winter w/ice on the falls!!!

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Crown Point, New York
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59 reviews 59 reviews
12 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2012

They have picnic tables, grills and docking space for larger boats, many stay overnight and walk up to town

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Panton, Vermont
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2012

Vergennes has so much to see, and this is a great spot to enjoy the Falls, and see Otter Creek, which is a deep water river that connects to Lake Champlain.

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Burlington, Vermont, United States
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216 reviews 216 reviews
85 attraction reviews
142 helpful votes 142 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2012

The Falls at Vergennes are a beautiful mix of urban and riverine scenery. The park, at the foot of the falls, give a wonderful view of the falls, particularly at sunset in the warm months. Also co-located with the 1812 shipyard of Commodore MacDonough.

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Lincoln, Massachusetts
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2011

The water was gushing over the falls and dam, and the parking area was flooded. Hopefully they will be able to clean it up when the water recedes. It looked like a pretty place.

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