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A spectacular lake with amazing views

This is one of the most beautiful lakes in the world, spanning two countries and surrounded by... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Terry R
Beautiful lake

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

Reviewed 17 September 2018
Wilder, Vermont
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Reviewed 2 October 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 17 September 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 12 September 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 3 September 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
Thank grammark
Reviewed 13 August 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
1  Thank William S
Reviewed 5 August 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
Thank vacatraveler12
Reviewed 22 June 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 29 May 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
3  Thank Gordon R
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

... is a popular destination for Canadian boaters. #1 activity is an ice cream cone at the Pick and Shovel which is not listed by Trip Advisor. BUT the best part is not there knee buckling hardware and much more stock but their pet shop...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank LorenzoelJefe
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Lake Memphremagog is a beautiful lake located by the town of Newport, VT near the U.S.-Canada border. In fact the northern part of the lake known in French as Lac Memphremagog extends to the city of Magog, Quebec. It is a long slender lake a...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank Frank M
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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.
16 October 2017|
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Response from GaryCummings | 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.