About Burlington, Vermont
For those who enjoy the beauty of the four seasons, Burlington is the place for you. Burlington is located in Chittenden County on Lake Champlain, between the Adirondack Mountains of New York and the Green Mountains of Vermont.
Burlington has a wide variety of homes that are affordable for first time homebuyers as well as those looking for magnificent lakefront property.
If you like the outdoors, there is no shortage of things to do. The summer offers numerous activities on Lake Champlain, some of which include: kayaking, fishing, sailing, hiking, cycling and outdoor concerts. If you find winter sports are more up your alley, there are plenty to choose from, ice skating, ice fishing skiing and snowboarding at some of the surrounding ski resorts: Stowe Mountain Resort, Sugarbush, Bolton Valley, Smuggler’s Notch and Jay Peak.
The Burlington area is home to the following educational institutions, The University of Vermont, St. Michael’s College and Champlain College.
Some companies in Burlington include Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream, Bruegger’ Bagels, Lake Champlain Chocolates, and Burton Snowboards.
Children’s Health Magazine has named Burlington the #1 place to raise a family.