Attractions for all ages
The Lake Champlain Region offers exciting adventures for both the young and the young at heart. Opportunities range from famous military forts and museums to arts and cultural venues to a plethora of outdoor recreational activities that offer excitement all year long.
Whether you're a history buff interested in the Revolutionary War or a bachelor party that's going to head out for a couple rounds of paintball, the Lake Champlain Region has something that will make everyone in your group happy. From bowling alleys to working farms, square dances at the grange hall to waterfront parks, research libraries to a recreation of the Star Trek Enterprise control deck, the attractions of the Lake Champlain area will keep the whole family happy and engaged.
By land or by sea
Take a scenic walking tour through the historic hamlets of Essex, Keeseville, Westport, Fort Ticonderoga, or Port Henry. Visit the Crown Point Historic Site and Fort Ticonderoga and explore some of the Lake Champlain area's museums, or head north to Ausable Chasm and snowshoe while you take a winter tour. There is no shortage of things to do and see – use our online trip planner to build your personal itinerary today!
One for the road
We encourage you to come to the Lake Champlain Region and make wonderful memories – and then bring a piece of your trip home with you. With a bustling arts community, our charming shops are full of handmade keepsakes, stained glass, pottery and other one-of-a-kind locally-crafted gifts. View the list below to see your Lake Champlain shopping options— visit as many of the wonderful stores and specialty shops located throughout the region as you can!