Morning Walk in the Waterfront Park, Burlington, Vermont

Good morning to you all! Happy Wednesday!

Let me take you on a morning stroll in the Waterfront Park in Burlington Vermont.  Sounds like a nice refreshing plan?

Right when we walk in, the first thing we have to cross is the train tracks.

Train tracks extending into the distance

Train tracks extending into the distance

This actually reminded me a little bit of home because Old Montreal has a very similar scenery before we hit its waterfront also 🙂

As we walk in, we cross, we pass next to ECHO Lake Aquarium and Science Center, where I will take you tomorrow but its a cute little glass building.   As we walk in, we can already see the water extending in front of us.

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Right in front we have the big boat, and as we turn to the right, we have a little area where we can go down near the water.

Ducks in and getting out of the cold water

Ducks in and getting out of the cold water

Lake extended out into the distance

Lake extended out into the distance

Dogs playing in the water with the branches floating around

Dogs playing in the water with the branches floating around

As we get back onto the high platform, we go down a boardwalk. There`s not a lot of people and its pretty calm and relaxing to walk down here…

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Along the path, if you want to enjoy the view and just have a casual chat.  I did that with my friend, while the other girls went to take pictures on the train tracks.  There are this cute chairs.  I used to have a similar swing-y chair in the backyard when I was younger but in metal.

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Just lightly swing back and forth as we chat about little things here and there and catch up with friends, this is such a perfect place for it.

After about spending 30-45 minutes here, we went off somewhere else.

We came back the next day of course and thats where some of the more gloomy background pictures were taken.  Nice place for a morning stroll and a great way to start the day 🙂 We felt all refreshed afterwards!

How about you? Do you like to take walks next to waterfronts? Where was your favorite place to walk along? Do you have something near water near where you live?

 

10 thoughts on “Morning Walk in the Waterfront Park, Burlington, Vermont

    • Oh yeah, that dog was super cute. He wanted to get this stick in the water and it was too cold so he just took his head back out and went to grab on another one next to him and it was too long so his owner had to help take it out of his mouth. Silly cuteness 🙂

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  1. Looks like a relaxing stroll! We have this great big lake here in Maine called the Atlantic Ocean. 🙂 It is very peaceful when you go there. Well its peaceful this time of year. Kind of busy in the summer but still very calming and soothing. We also have many lakes, streams and rivers so you can usually find one if you need it. Thanks for sharing the pictures of your walk! Awesome as usual.

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  2. I appreciate your insight in the posts (and photos) I’ve read regarding Burlington. I was recently thinking of moving there. I came across your blog when I searched ‘Burlington Vermont’. Thanks again. 🙂

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