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June 10, 2011

Status of Recreational Boating & Fishing Access to Lake Champlain

ACCESS AREA TOWN STATUS

Converse Bay Charlotte High water, no dock

Dillenbeck Bay Alburg High water

Holcomb Bay Isle La Motte No dock

Horicans Alburg Usable with caution – erosion on access road

Keeler Bay South Hero High water, very limited parking

Kings Bay North Hero High water and debris in parking lot

Kelly Bay Alburg Debris in parking lot

Larabee’s Point Shoreham High water

Mallett’s Bay Colchester High water, docks not accessible

McCuen Slang Addison Debris near ramp

North Hero Causeway** North Hero Usable, fishing platform under water

Rouses Point** Alburg Lower fishing platform under water

Shelburne Bay Shelburne Dock are in

Stephensen’s Point North Hero Debris in parking lot, no dock

Tabor Point Swanton Some debris by ramp

Van Everest Milton Debris in parking lot

Vantines Grand Isle No problems

Larry Greene (W. Swanton) West Swanton High water and debris in parking lot

Colchester Point Colchester High water, no docks

George Davis (Singing Cedars)* Orwell High water

Lamoille River Milton No problems

Chipman’s Point Orwell No problems

Ed Weed** Grand Isle No problems

Georgia Town Park Georgia No problems

Louie’s Landing Swanton No problems

Button Bay State Park Vergennes No problems

*Only shallow draft boats are recommended for launching as the ramps are still underwater and may create difficultly for larger boats.

** Shore fishing only, no ramp on site.

MARINA CONTACT REPORT

Buoy 39 Marina

Orwell Cindy Leazar

948 2411 Unable to Launch

Burlington Boat House

Burlington Erin Moreau

865 3377 Closed

Champlain Bridge Marina

Addison Bryan Giroux

759 2049 Open Limited

Champlain Marina

Mallets Bay Bruce Deming

658 4034 Unable to Launch

Chipman Point Marina

Orwell Pat Ullom

948 2288 Open

Ferry Dock Marina

Burlington Kirk Polhemus

864 9804 Closed

Ladd’s landing

North Hero Emily Clark

372 5953 Open

Malletts Bay Marina

Malletts Bay Mark Lurvey

862 4072 Unable to Launch

Marina at Marble Islands

Malletts Bay Doug Elwood

862 6804 Open

New England Powerboat North Hero Rob Svendsen

372 5131 Open

North Hero Marina

North Hero Jim Blandino

372 5953 Unable to Launch

Plunder Bay Marina

Orwell Sue Babbitt

948 2330 Unable to Launch

Point Bay Marina

Charlotte Todd Smith

425 2431 Open

The Moorings

Malletts Bay Sean Gowland

862 1407 Open

Tom’s Marine

Vergennes Shelly Erikson

475 2465 Open

Source: Department of Fish and Wildlife
Last Updated at: June 10, 2011 08:54:05