Lake Memphremagog Cruises are back! by Scott Wheeler or Vermont's Northland Journal The captain and the first mate for the Northern Star have arrived in Newport, and they are ready to bring tour boat service back to the U.S. end of Lake Memphremagog. The Northern Star Rick Desrochers: Working to Bring Boat Tours and Life Back to Newport Rick Desrochers is … [Read more...] about Enjoy A Fascinating Lake Memphremagog Cruise on the Northern Star
Although Burlington is one of the most popular destinations in Vermont, if you drive just a few miles to the north and find US Route 2, you'll find yourself in the splendor of the Lake Champlain Islands. A photo below shows the windmills in Milton, VT across the lake from Grand Isle. Springtime in the Champlain Islands brings a much needed warmth and vitality to the island … [Read more...] about Discover the Beautiful Champlain Islands
Stowe is one of the most exciting destinations in Vermont! Discover the beauty and scenic wonders of the village of Stowe, VT. Well known for it's skiing, Stowe is the home of the rich and famous as well as local Vermonters who are proud to live and work in such a beautiful town. Visit the Stowe Mountain ski resort which is the home of great skiing and snowboarding … [Read more...] about Stowe Vermont A Visitors Journal and Notebook
Years ago, when I was attending North Country Union High School, in Newport, VT, I submitted an article to the "Bish" Bishop section in what was ironically called the "Vermonter" section of the Burlington Free Press. The column that "Bish" wrote for was mainly geared towards hunting and fishing, if memory serves. In 1976, as a 17-year old high school student, I noticed … [Read more...] about Enjoy A Haunting Vermonter Halloween Flashback from 1976
Vermont ghost stories, and haunted locations you can explore... The following are 13 scary locations in Vermont that might haunt you for days (or even years) to come. Each one of these creepy places are sure to appeal to your sense of curiosity and delight. It's fun to be a little scared, or at the very least intrigued, so enjoy some of these unusual places at your leisure. … [Read more...] about 13 Scary Locations in Vermont That Will Haunt You!