Archive July 2018
Adventure Sports Network – Cheap and Deep: The Best of Burlington, Vermont On a Budget
July 9, 2018 | By Kade Krichko
Tucked in between picturesque Lake Champlain, the Green Mountains and the Canadian border, Vermont’s cultural hub of Burlington sets the standard for quintessential New England beauty.
Aside from its easy access to mountain biking, hiking, climbing and water sports in the summer, Burlington is also home to the University of Vermont and a vibrant artistic community, adding a healthy dose of culture to its natural surroundings… The best way to see the beauty of Lake Champlain is from the water, but instead of ponying up for a pricey sailboat or motorboat rental, hit the Community Sailing Center
NBC5 – Kayaking safety tips from Community Sailing Center
by Renee Wunderlich
BURLINGTON, Vt. —
Staying safe out on the water starts with wearing a life jacket and making sure all your gear is in good shape.
“(For) a good paddle, you’re looking for something really solid, one that has no breaks in it,” said Mary Dowd at the Lake Champlain Community Sailing Center.
She said kayaking is fun for all ages, but there are some key safety measures to keep in mind.