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Here are the 24 lakes we have listed within USA > New England > Vermont - compared by Longest Shorelines.

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Lake Name Shoreline length in miles Lake Description
Lake Champlain
(Quebec, Canada / New York, USA / Vermont, USA)
587 Lake Champlain Pictures Lake Champlain, straddling New York and Vermont in the USA, and Quebec in Canada, is a natural freshwater lake seated 96 feet above sea level. Briefly designated a Great Lake by President Bill Clinton in 1998, Lake Champlain reaches a maximum depth of 400 feet, covers an impressive 435 square miles, ...
Lake Memphremagog
(Quebec, Canada / Vermont, USA)
75 Lake Memphremagog Pictures Also known as: Lac Memphremagog
A perfect reflection of brightly colored mountains among a blue backdrop is cast upon Lake Memphremagog's smooth, motionless surface. A kayaker, sitting peacefully among his surroundings, opens his eyes to watch a rippling motion move across the top of the water. Tales of an underwater serpent called ...
Lake Whitingham
(Vermont, USA)
28 Lake Whitingham Message Forums Also known as: Harriman Reservoir
Lake Whitingham is located near Vermont Route 100, which was highly praised by National Geographic as one of ten most scenic highways in America. Nestled in Southern Vermont, Lake Whitingham, also known as Harriman Reservoir, provides a stunning setting any time of year-- from the lush greenery of ...
Lake Willoughby
(Vermont, USA)
11 Lake Willoughby Pictures Also known as: Willoughby Lake
Lake Willoughby is one of those special lakes that are rarely found in Vermont's Northeast Kingdom. The action of prehistoric glaciers gouged out a portion of high ridges to create Mount Hor and Mount Pisgah. Between these landmark mountains, glaciations left an exceedingly deep lake: Lake Willoughby. ...
Lake St. Catherine
(Vermont, USA)
9 Lake St. Catherine Message Forums Also known as: Lake St Catherine, Lake Saint Catherine
Lake St. Catherine is a 930-acre lake located in the Crossroads of Vermont tourism region, along Route 30 south of the Town of Poultney. Lake St Catherine is actually a string of lakes: north to south, Lily Pond Lake comes first. This tiny lake drains into the much larger Lake St Catherine. At the south ...
Lake Carmi
(Vermont, USA)
8 Lake Carmi Message Forums Also known as: Franklin Pond
Lake Carmi represents the mental picture most have of a northern New England 'camp' lake. Hidden just south of the Canadian border in Vermont's Islands and Farms Region, Lake Carmi holds over 200 seasonal cottages or 'camps' along its 7.5-mile shoreline. Lake Carmi State Park lays claim to another ...
Lake Dunmore
(Vermont, USA)
8 Lake Dunmore Pictures Lake Dunmore Message Forums Lying at the base of central Vermont's Mt. Moosalamoo, Lake Dunmore is the gateway to Green Mountain National Forest. This sparkling lake is the perfect answer to the family argument over vacationing at the lake or in the mountains. Here, you can have both-and enjoy both fully. The lake functions as ...
Chittenden Reservoir
(Vermont, USA)
7 Chittenden Reservoir Pictures Chittenden Reservoir Message Forums Eight miles northeast of the town of Rutland, Chittenden Reservoir is a hidden gem. The 750-acre reservoir is surrounded by Green Mountain National Forest in the midst of the Crossroads of Vermont region. The reservoir was developed in 1909 by damming East Creek for power generating purposes. Because ...
Caspian Lake
(Vermont, USA)
6 Caspian Lake Message Forums Tucked into Vermont's Northeast Kingdom, Caspian Lake may well be one of the state's favorite vacation destinations. Set among the northern reaches of the Green Mountains, Caspian Lake has attracted summer visitors for many years. The shoreline is dotted with year-round residences, summer cottages and ...
Lake Fairlee
(Vermont, USA)
6 Lake Fairlee Message Forums Lake Fairlee is a lake where memories are made. The 450-acre lake in the Eastern Vermont Gateways region is a natural lake, enlarged by damming a tributary of Ompompanoosuc River in 1939. Actually, Lake Fairlee is the second water body to hold the Fairlee name; nearby Lake Morey was originally called ...
Lake Groton
(Vermont, USA)
6 Lake Groton Pictures Lake Groton Message Forums Also known as: Groton Pond
Nestled snugly among heavily forested mountains, Lake Groton has been a favorite summer getaway for generations of 'camp' owners. Over 400 acres of water enclosed within nearly six miles of rocky shoreline make Groton Pond, as it is also known, the ideal hideaway for a summer cottage or hunting camp. ...
Lake Hortonia
(Vermont, USA)
6 Lake Hortonia Message Forums Also known as: Hortonia Lake, Horton Pond
Lake Hortonia, in the Crossroads of Vermont Region, inhabits a special place in the history of Vermont and Rutland County. Although the original pond may have been natural, the outlet - a tributary of Hubbardton River - was first dammed in the 1790s. The resulting impoundment became Horton Pond, later ...
Crystal Lake
(Vermont, USA)
5 Crystal Lake Pictures Crystal Lake Message Forums Crystal Lake is an outstanding jewel in Vermont's Northeast Kingdom. For those who are not native to Vermont, hearing that there is a Northeast Kingdom in the state is a surprise. Located in the northeast corner of the state near New Hampshire and the Canadian border, Vermont's Northeast Kingdom is ...
Island Pond
(Vermont, USA)
5 Island Pond Message Forums One of Vermont's northernmost lakes is Island Pond. Tucked in the Northeast Kingdom Region, Island Pond is only 15 miles south of the Canadian border. Because of the distances to major cities, the area is sparsely populated. This wasn't always so: in an earlier, more agrarian culture, Essex County supported ...
Lake Morey
(Vermont, USA)
5 Lake Morey Pictures Lake Morey Message Forums Also known as: Fairlee Pond
Located in one of Vermont's oldest and most historic areas, Lake Morey has been a summer camp getaway for generations. Just west of the Connecticut River in the Eastern Vermont Gateways region, Lake Morey has hosted summer camps for over a hundred years. Even before the creation of summer children's ...
Harveys Lake
(Vermont, USA)
4 Harveys Lake Pictures Harveys Lake Message Forums Also known as: Harvey's Lake, Harvey Lake, Lake Harvey
Harveys Lake may be one of the best-kept water secrets in Vermont's Northeast Kingdom. The 350-acre lake has no publicly advertised amenities, making its main users the property owners and guests of the two campgrounds and resorts. Originally a smaller lake, the surface area increased when a dam was ...
Lake Elmore
(Vermont, USA)
3 Lake Elmore Pictures Lake Elmore Message Forums Also known as: Elmore Pond, Meades Pond
The local slogan, "Beauty Spot of Vermont," suits Lake Elmore to a 'T'. This lovely lake nestles beneath Mt. Elmore in the Stowe/Smugglers' Notch region of Vermont, drawing nature lovers like a magnet. The area is best known as a premier ski area but the many lakes, ponds, villages, hiking and cycling ...
Lake Ninevah
(Vermont, USA)
3 Lake Ninevah Message Forums Lake Ninevah is a well-kept secret in the Eastern Vermont Gateway region. Only about a dozen cottages grace the shore of the 170-acre lake. The rest is protected land under the care of the Ninevah Foundation, a local land conservancy. The few private lots on the lake have been developed under the control ...
Lake Raponda
(Vermont, USA)
3 Lake Raponda Pictures Lake Raponda Message Forums Occupying a prime spot in the recreational haven of the Southern Vermont Region, Lake Raponda has welcomed generations of visitors to its pleasant shores. The natural lake was entertaining resort-goers by 1890 with the opening of the first Lake Raponda Hotel. Not long after, the Raponda House Hotel ...
Echo Lake
(Vermont, USA)
3 Echo Lake Message Forums Echo Lake has been the summer destination of the discerning resort visitor for over a hundred years. Echo Lake is one of a group of lakes called the Plymouth Lakes in south central Vermont. Bordering the Green Mountains, these lakes - Echo, Amherst, Rescue and Pauline - provided the setting for a number ...
Amherst Lake
(Vermont, USA)
2 Amherst Lake Message Forums Also known as: Lake Amherst, Plymouth Pond
One of four scenic lakes alongside Route 100, Amherst Lake is a picturesque spot to enjoy a vacation. Every traveler along the main route through the Eastern Vermont Gateway region has likely marveled at the sight of the pristine lake directly east of the highway. It's a sight skiers on their way to ...
Bald Hill Pond
(Vermont, USA)
2 Bald Hill Pond Message Forums Bald Hill Pond earns a "3-S" rating! The three 'S's, solitude, silence and serenity, fit this Northeast Kingdom region lake to a 'T'. The small 105-acre pond lies almost entirely within the Bald Hill Wildlife Management Area, assuring the majority of those visiting its waterfront will be looking for ...
Lake Pauline
(Vermont, USA)
2 Lake Pauline Pictures Lake Pauline Message Forums Also known as: Reservoir Pond
Lake Pauline is a great example of creating an asset out of a by-product of technology. This small lake in Vermont's Southern Windsor County region was created as a reservoir pond when the Black River was dammed. Although the larger part of the pond is located near the Lake Rescue dam, the narrow southern ...
Lowell Lake
(Vermont, USA)
2 Lowell Lake Pictures Lowell Lake Message Forums Also known as: Great Pond
One of Vermont's newest state parks is the home of Lowell Lake. The small 102-acre lake has been a silent observer to the entire history of the town of Londonderry and the Southern Vermont region. Although dammed at some point, apparently to power a sawmill, it is suspected that a smaller natural lake ...
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