Basin Harbor Club and Resort Lake Champlain, Vermont

Maple Madness

Posted on March 24, 2013

  March may be a time for brackets and college basketball for most of the nation, however, in Vermont it’s all about the maple. Sugar houses all around Vermont are filled with smoke and the faint scent of sap. Over the weekend I was determined to experience some Maple Madness. Mud boots and flannel on, […]

Winter Months

Posted on March 15, 2013

The snow has melted, and birds have started to sing and Spring is so close we can almost taste it. Yet, on days like today, when winter decides to remind us it is still around, we can’t help but fantasize about summer. Only fifty-five days until we open and we will be enjoying the lake […]

Marching On

Posted on March 1, 2013

Happy March! Here it is, the month that’s supposed come in like a lion and go out like a lamb.  We can’t say that lion exactly describes the forecast for the first few days, but clouds and snow showers will be with us for sure.  It’s been a strange winter – snow storms followed by […]

Cold!

Posted on January 21, 2013

Greetings from Basin Harbor – The January thaw has ended and cold weather has  returned to Vermont.  As we look forward to a week of temperatures predominately  in the single digits or less, it’s interesting to note that the Lake froze over (in the narrows where we are) during this week in 2000, 2005 and […]

Closing Weekend Breeze

Posted on October 19, 2012

The Weekly Breeze Closing Weekend October 19-October 21, 2012 Sunrise and Sunset Times Friday 10/19: 7:13am; 6:03pm Saturday 10/20: 7:14am; 6:02pm Sunday 10/21: 7:15am; 6:00pm Weather Forecast The Harbor will likely see some moisture this weekend, with the greatest amount falling on Friday. Decreasing precipitation and only partly cloudy skies are forecasted for Saturday and […]

The Weekly Breeze

Posted on October 15, 2012

The Weekly Breeze Week 41 October 12-October 19, 2012 Sunrise and Sunset Times Friday 10/12: 7:03am; 6:14pm       Monday 10/15: 7:08am; 6:10pm Saturday 10/13: 7:04am; 6:15pm    Tuesday 10/16: 7:09am; 6:08pm        Thursday 10/18: 7:12am; 6:05pm Sunday 10/14: 7:05am; 6:13pm        Wednesday 10/17: 7:10 am; 6:06pm    Friday 10/19: 7:13am; 6:03pm Weather Forecast Keep those scarves and […]

The Weekly Breeze, September 29-October 5

Posted on September 28, 2012

Weekly Breeze Week 39 September 29-October 5, 2012 Sunrise and Sunset Times Saturday 9/29: 6:48am; 6:38pm Tuesday 10/2: 6:52am; 6:33pm Thursday 10/4: 6:54am; 6:29pm Sunday 9/30: 6:50am; 6:37pm Wednesday 10/3: 6:53 am; 6:31pm Friday 10/5: 6:56am; 6:27pm Monday 10/1: 6:51am; 6:35pm Weather Forecast It certainly feels like Fall out there! Temps are expected to remain […]

Basin Harbor Greens, Part Two: Sustainable Technology

Posted on September 14, 2012

With the advancement of science and industry, modern technology has played a big role in Basin Harbor Club’s environmental action in the past few decades. In 2010 Basin Harbor Club took on an Energy Challenge set by Efficiency Vermont—the company that regulates all energy efficiency in the state—which challenged businesses to reduce their overall energy […]

Basin Harbor Greens, Part One: Promoting the Land

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Basin Harbor Club was founded by people who loved the land, from Ardelia Beach and her gardens and Allen Penfield Beach with his farm, to the nature-minded guests who still flock here to take in the pristine natural splendor. It’s no secret that Basin Harbor is one of the prettiest places in Vermont. The proof […]

The Weekly Breeze, September 15-September 21

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The Weekly Breeze Week 37 September 15-September 21, 2011 Sunrise and Sunset Times Saturday 9/15: 6:32am; 7:04pm Tuesday 9/18: 6:36am; 6:59pm Thursday 9/20: 6:38am; 6:55pm Sunday 9/16: 6:33am; 7:03pm Wednesday 9/19: 6:37 am; 6:57pm Friday 9/21: 6:39am; 6:53pm Monday 9/17: 6:34am; 7:01pm Weather Forecast Cooler Fall temperatures are making their way to the Harbor, with […]