Vermont waterfront and lake resorts offer water sports and fun family activities

Waterfront lodgings and hotels on Champlain and other Vermont lakes tend to be lavish, with access to swimming, fishing, boating, water skiing, and wind surfing. VT resorts on the waterfronts may offer equipment and lessons. It is a fun family outdoor vacation.
Waterfront Deck - Lake Morey Resort - Fairlee, VT
Lake Morey Resort

1 Clubhouse Road Fairlee, VT, 05045 Phone: 802-333-4311 Toll-Free: 800-423-1211

Lake provides breathtaking views and a variety of activities for resort guests

The water is a beautiful backdrop as well as a place to play at the Lake Morey Resort. Stay in a stylish room or suite with stunning views of the 600-acre lake including from furnished terraces. For more privacy, book a lakeside cottage for two to 14 people. Enjoy a variety of water sports, from swimming off a private beach to renting a speedboat with a resort driver to take you waterskiing, wakeboarding or tubing. The resort boathouse has kayaks, canoes and stand-up paddle boards, and guests can arrange guided pontoon tours of the lake. And several organized children’s activities in the summer are lake-oriented. In the winter, ice skate a 4.3-mile loop along the shore or play pond hockey!
Adirondack Chairs 500x250 - Basin Harbor Resort - Vergernnes, VT
Basin Harbor

4800 Basin Harbor Road Vergennes, VT, 05491 Phone: 802-475-2311 Toll-Free: 800-622-4000

700-acres along the shores of Lake Champlain

If you love the lake life and New England, Basin Harbor Resort is the perfect place for you! Set on 700 serene acres along the lake, the resort offers has 74 unique cottages and cozy guestrooms. Activities include: paddle boarding and kayaking to swimming, water trampolines, fishing lessons and wake surfing, water skiing and tubing. Rent a boat to enjoy more of the lake or just engage in “active tranquility” when you sit back in an iconic Adirondack chair. There’s a golf course, heated outdoor pool, fitness center, yoga studio and a full slate of activities for kids and adults.