Lake Willoughby, East Burke

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Lake Willoughby is a lake in the town of Westmore in Orleans County in the Northeast Kingdom of Vermont, United States.

The lake's southern end is surrounded by the Willoughby State Forest. This state forest includes Mount Pisgah, Mount Hor, collectively "Willoughby Gap".

In 2010, Yankee magazine named Willoughby as the third best lake in New England.
Willoughby Lake has a public beach that stretches 0.4 kilometres (0.25 mi) on the north shore of the lake, or in the zone of the lake outlet. Another public beach is located at the bottom of the South Bay of the Lake. The village of Westmore is located on the east side, at the confluence area of Mill Creek which drains the waters of Long Pond. Many cottages and houses are located on North-East bank of the lake.
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  • We love visiting this spot at least once a year. Coming down the hill, you wish there was a scenic pull off to take in the majesty of what you see before you from the higher elevation. Do not fret...  more »
  • You can totally not feel the pain of exercising outside when you are here . The scenery is out of a film. You’d appreciate nature a bit more , the clear vast amount of water leaves you with euphoria.....  more »

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