Get a "bird's eye view" of many different vistas in this bike loop marked by a osprey's nest visible from the road. Ride between lake and meadow views, with mountains as a backdrop on both sides.
Access to Crown Point State Historic Site and the Information Center, which has a museum display of the Champlain Bridge history and significance.
DISTANCE: 5 mile loop. Add 6.6 mile round trip when adding the Champlain Bridge Route. Services in Crown Point.
DIRECTIONS: Coming from the south, turn off County Route 9 towards the east, onto Lake Road. At the railroad tracks, turn left onto Burdick Road. Pick up Route 9 again, turn left, and follow it south back to complete the loop.
Expand the route all the way to Crown Point State Historic Site and the Champlain Bridge by continuing on Lake Road, across the railroad tracks, and down Lake Road all the way to the Bridge and the Crown Point Fort.