Waterfront views of Lake Champlain from Burlington to Colchester. Numerous parks and natural areas along the way, a trail bridge over the mouth of the Winooski River, and Colchester's Causeway Park. Restrooms are available at Oakledge Park, Perkins Pier, the waterfront Boathouse, the Skate Park, North Beach, Leddy Beach, Charlie's Boathouse and Airport Park.
Length: 12.5 miles
Surface: The southern 8 miles are paved. The northern 5 miles have a crushed stone surface.
Local Motion Members provided the pedaling talent for this tourism commercial filmed on the Colchester Causeway.
COLCHESTER:The major repairs have been completed. The trail re-opened to public use in October 2012. Thank you to the Town of Colchester, the State of Vermont, FEMA and all the donors to The Big Fix!
SOUTH HERO: Repairs have been completed. VT Fish & Wildlife and Munson Earth Moving repaired the 1/2 mile section that is part of the Allen Pt Access Area. The corridor reopened June 2013.
BURLINGTON: Repair work completed on the five areas damaged by the record 2011 flooding. Final repaving was done in April 2013.
THE CAUSEWAY BIKE FERRY:Thanks to a successful Big Fix fundraising campaign, we're relaunching ferry service in 2013. The ferry will operate 51 days starting June 14th. Through Labor Day, the ferry will operate Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays. For the fall (through Columbus Day), the ferry will operate on Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays. Details here.
Charlie's Boat House
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