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Overlook Park

Spear Street, South Burlington, VT 05403
Review Highlights
Million dollar view.

My wife and I found this spot by accident. Beautiful view of the valley and Lake Champlain. Would... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2017
Steve T
Rutland, Vermont, United States
via mobile
Wonderful views

Easy, convenient access to a wonderful view. Sunset can be spectacular. Traffic is usually non... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2017
South Burlington, Vermont
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“lake champlain” (11 reviews)
“bike path” (2 reviews)
Spear Street, South Burlington, VT 05403

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Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

My wife and I found this spot by accident. Beautiful view of the valley and Lake Champlain. Would be a nice spot for a picnic lunch.

Thank Steve T
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Easy, convenient access to a wonderful view. Sunset can be spectacular. Traffic is usually non existent and people are friendly . No services.

Thank Jack033
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Nice quick stop. A little ways from Shelburne Road (Route 7). This spot lives up to its name as it is a wonderful overlook of Lake Champlain and across to the West to the Adirondack Mountains of New York. Plenty of free parking, scenic views...More

1  Thank William G
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

I like to go here on a nice sunset evening..great view of the lake and the mountains in NY. It has grown up a bit but is very tranquil

Thank livdog23
Reviewed 11 June 2017

At sunset, this sleepy little park can become a hive of activity. The view of the Adirondacks and Lake Champlain is lovely -- especially when there is a colorful sunset. Young couples spread blankets on the hillside and spread out to watch the sun slowly...More

Thank Wendy W
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Beautiful... that's it. Great asset to this city. You can see mountains for miles and the lake and it was so quiet and green and beautiful

Thank Alice C
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This is a low-key place to meet up with friends or just hang out alone to see the sunset. Pack a picnic and get there early especially in the summer as parking is limited. there are picnic benches to eat at and you can also...More

Thank iloveVT
Reviewed 2 January 2017

except for the houses around the view is pretty nice. It is a convenient parking lot with a nice stone wall to sit on. Next to a street that is fairly busy, and amongst house as big as hotels.

1  Thank Al-Dorothy_M
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Absolutely beautiful sunsets, especially with a clear sky. There's a big parking lot with some benches and other seating to sit and watch, along with a sundial and a very small park area. A popular place to be around dusk, and it only takes about...More

Thank Uniqua P
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Glad the ladies at the Christmas Shop told us about this local favorite. Spent a wonderful hour watching the sun set across Lake Champlain and behind the Adirondacks. Don't miss this little gem.

Thank Ray4343
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