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Beautiful Lake in the North Woods

Straddling Vermont and Quebec, this is a lovely setting. Decent fishing. Pretty shoreline. Great... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
New England
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We only went to the Vermont end to look around. Very nice town and beautiful views of lake... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Gretchen G
Bridgewater, New Hampshire
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Straddling Vermont and Quebec, this is a lovely setting. Decent fishing. Pretty shoreline. Great boating. Nice walkways around parts of the shore. It’s a perfect setting for a picnic.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We only went to the Vermont end to look around. Very nice town and beautiful views of lake. Lots of boats and fishing going on.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Gretchen G
Reviewed October 2, 2018

This is one of the most beautiful lakes in the world, spanning two countries and surrounded by stunning mountains speckled by rural farms, cottages, homes and the odd hotel. From the north to the south, there is not an inch that will disappoint. A must...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Terry R
Reviewed September 16, 2018

Even though most of the lake is in Canada this lake is beautiful. There is access to swimming and boating.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

The lake is beautiful and there are nice walks along g the edge. But sadly the cruise boat is just about shut down.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank John S
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

There are many stunning lakes in this part of the world and this is one of them. The view of the lake from the town Newport is lovely and the water is a vast playground for a variety of craft. The locals tell me that...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 13, 2018

What a pretty lake. We walked around the southern end in Newport, and stayed at a pleasant B&B farther up on the Western side. Views are very good everywhere, and we understand it extends into Quebec also. We didn't bring passports so we couldn't travel...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

It’s a lake! Clean water, lots of activities, beautiful s is the lake to go if you want to sail or just buzz around. I enjoyed our trip up the lake close to the boarder, and then back. It’s fun to see all of the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 22, 2018

The city has passed a new marijuana ordinance so if you partake of cannabis I advise you stay out of Newport. The city police department is openly hostile to cannabis users and even made it impossible for some medical marijuana patients to medicate in rental...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Tammi M
Reviewed May 28, 2018

This international lake is a must visit! On the U.S. sise,you have the city of Newport which offers lots to do, shops and artistist's studio to lovely restaurants. Even a lake cruise with dinner at very reasonable cost. As this is an international lake, On...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Richard W
October 28, 2018|
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Response from vacatraveler12 | Reviewed this property |
There are many sailboats on the lake and often they have regattas and races. I’ve only seen problems when sail boats try to go between the lighthouse and Whipple point. It’s too shallow in that area.
October 15, 2017|
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Response from Comyn D | Reviewed this property |
Bass and perch. Some sunfish. I can not catch anything. Last fish I caught was 50 years ago. I need hand grenades to catch fish.