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Magestic lake

Have seen it from many angles and love each one! Driving along, sitting at the beach or from Mount... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Beaconsfield, Canada
If you haven't been to Willoughby...

You might catch a glance of Willoughby gap from the top of Burke Mountain or from afar but until... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lyndon, Vermont
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A scenic lake in Vermont that is called "America's Lucerne."
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“south end” (9 reviews)
“nude beach” (7 reviews)
East Burke, VT 05860
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Have seen it from many angles and love each one! Driving along, sitting at the beach or from Mount Pisgah. Magical!

Thank BougieBFoodie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You might catch a glance of Willoughby gap from the top of Burke Mountain or from afar but until you arrive there, you won't capture it's magnificence. Driving the winding road along the lake takes concentration and focus. It will be a challenge to stop...More

Thank mcemallon
Reviewed August 19, 2017

We love coming back to Willoughby each year! The weather is sometimes crazy (August is best if you want warm weather and warm water) but we just pack appropriately and enjoy whatever comes. The lake is a little over-fished but it's still fun to try....More

Thank Kgirl00
Reviewed August 17, 2017

An incredibly breath-taking lake. We stopped at a lovely B & B to check out the rooms and the view. The wind off the lake made the air feel cool even on a hot August day. Loads of families were in the surrounding cabins and...More

Thank Pam C
Reviewed August 16, 2017

We visited Lake Willoughby to attend a wedding and were astounded at the beauty of the lake. The description of "fjord-like" was very accurate. The air was clean and a welcome change from the heat and humidty of the south. The water was cold and...More

Thank Sara G
Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

This lake has to be one of my favorite places to go. It's secluded and depending on where you are on the lake, there are not a lot of people around. The views make it better. We will definitely come back!

Thank Jason P
Reviewed August 2, 2017

Like everyone says,the scenery is spectacular. The dramatic vistas change with the lighting and the weather. If you have the pleasure of overnighting lakeside, there is nothing as haunting as the loons calling each other up and down the lake.

Thank dautko
Reviewed June 17, 2017

Lake Willoughby has a nice sandy beach at one end a more secluded rocky beach at the other end. Water is COLD but lovely on a hot Vermont day Fun relaxing day

1  Thank JBrownVA
Reviewed March 26, 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous views of the lake and surrounding mountains from the small sandy beach. Very chill low key vibe at the beach. Clothing optional section is not intrusive or overt. Dogs, kids and teenagers all having a great time. Boat launch at one end of the...More

Thank mj n
Reviewed March 26, 2017

... cannot be a better tour of the North East Kingdom (NEK) that includes Lake Willoughby after Brownington on the way to Saint Johnsburry. We return north via Peachem then Currier General Store in Glover, Parker Pie for a wrap up to a wonderful tour.

2  Thank LorenzoelJefe
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Jenny D
July 13, 2017|
Response from JBrownVA | Reviewed this property |
beach on the north side
June 27, 2017|
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Response from JBrownVA | Reviewed this property |
yes on the south side oposit side of the lake from the sandy beach area