Boating in Vermont

Learn more about Vermont’s boat registration requirements, state regulations, boating educational programs, and best places to boat.

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Top Boating Spots in Vermont

Bomoseen State Park
Lake Bomoseen is known for its kid-friendly fishing with places to fish from shore or from a rental boat.
Burton Island State
The park is accessible only by boat or by the ferry that makes trips every 10 minutes for visitors.
Gardner Memorial Park
The park is located at the mouth of the Clyde River and has a large mowed area which makes casting from shore easy.
Tips for Protecting Fish and Water Resources

Tips for Protecting Fish and Water Resources

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Boating and Fishing Etiquette: Wake Up

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Boating Safety

Boat Safety Checklist

Boat Safety Checklist

Before you leave shore, take the time to read through this boat safety checklist.

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Boat Safety Equipment

Boat Safety Equipment

Learn about the essential boat safety equipment you should have on board at all times

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Boat Safety Courses

Boat Safety Courses

Education is one of the most important aspects of boating safely and responsibly.

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