Guidebook for Colchester

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Guidebook for Colchester

Parks & Nature

A short walk from our home. Bring a picnic to our neighborhood PRIVATE BEACH right next to Delta Park.
Delta Park
A short walk from our home. Bring a picnic to our neighborhood PRIVATE BEACH right next to Delta Park.
Bike rentals available. Tennis courts, ball fields, trails, and more.
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Airport Park
500 Colchester Point Road
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Bike rentals available. Tennis courts, ball fields, trails, and more.
Day use area with swimming
Knight Island State Park
Day use area with swimming
A short walk from our home. Fish along the shore -- but remember to release those endangered Lake Sturgeon! Launch your motor boat into the Winooski River and head up-river or down-river into the broad lake.
Colchester Point Fishing Access Area
A short walk from our home. Fish along the shore -- but remember to release those endangered Lake Sturgeon! Launch your motor boat into the Winooski River and head up-river or down-river into the broad lake.
Summertime hillside concerts are a local favorite.
Bayside Park Playground
59 Malletts Bay Campground
Summertime hillside concerts are a local favorite.
Busy and popular summertime day use park located just off Route 2.
Sand Bar State Park
Busy and popular summertime day use park located just off Route 2.

Sightseeing

Make a day of it! Bring a picnic, take a ride in a horse-drawn carriage. One of the most beautiful landscapes in the world (not kidding!)
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Shelburne Farms
1611 Harbor Road
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Make a day of it! Bring a picnic, take a ride in a horse-drawn carriage. One of the most beautiful landscapes in the world (not kidding!)
Low-dose, quiet paths with a small museum.
Ethan Allen Homestead
Low-dose, quiet paths with a small museum.

Essentials

This is a relatively small supermarket, but does have all the essentials. The Rite Aid is next door.
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Price Chopper
1184 Prim Rd
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This is a relatively small supermarket, but does have all the essentials. The Rite Aid is next door.
Rite Aid
1184 Prim Rd
UVM Medical Center Urgent Care - Colchester

Entertainment & Activities

Rentals of canoes, kayaks, SUP's and more.
Umiak Outdoor Outfitters - North Beach Outpost
60 Institute Rd
Rentals of canoes, kayaks, SUP's and more.
Bicycle rentals including trailers, tandems, and essentials at the trail-side bike shop
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Local Motion
1 Steele St
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Bicycle rentals including trailers, tandems, and essentials at the trail-side bike shop
Lake Champlain Community Sailing Center
505 Penny Lane
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ECHO, Leahy Center for Lake Champlain
1 College Street
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Bayside Paddle Sports (2020 Season Cancelled)
2 W Lakeshore Dr

Getting Around

Although there are few if any public transit options in Colchester, the Green Mt Transit (big blue) buses are plentiful in the downtown area starting from the Cherry Street hub.
Green Mountain Transit
100 Cherry St
Although there are few if any public transit options in Colchester, the Green Mt Transit (big blue) buses are plentiful in the downtown area starting from the Cherry Street hub.
Island Line Bike Ferry
Ferries available from Grand Isle (north of Colchester), Burlington, and Charlotte to New York.
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Lake Champlain Ferries Main Offices
1 King Street
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Ferries available from Grand Isle (north of Colchester), Burlington, and Charlotte to New York.

Shopping

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Church Street Marketplace
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Ice cream counter indoors too!
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Lake Champlain Chocolates Factory Store
750 Pine Street
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Ice cream counter indoors too!
University Mall
New & Used gear for everything outdoors-y.
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Outdoor Gear Exchange
37 Church Street
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New & Used gear for everything outdoors-y.
Pick-your-own berries!
Sam Mazza's Farm Market
277 Lavigne Road
Pick-your-own berries!

Arts & Culture

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Shelburne Museum
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Fleming Museum of Art
61 Colchester Ave
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Flynn Center for the Performing Arts
153 Main Street
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