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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 […]

A day for you and the dogs!

Posted on May 30, 2012

Join us this Saturday for a day to celebrate the love of dogs! (rain or shine!) Basin Harbor will be hosting our 1st annual Festival of Fidos, Saturday, June 2nd from 10am-4pm. The fun filled event will benefit the Addison County Humane Society. We’ll have Live Demonstrations from multiple dog groups. CaniCross, which will be […]

Golf Course to Open Soon!

Posted on April 9, 2012

Who’s ready to play? With great anticipation we are excited to announce the opening to the golf season on Saturday April 21st 2012. Please arrange tee times with me by either stopping by to say “hello” or by calling the golf shop at 475-2309. Charlie Messenger and his crew have been working very hard on the golf […]

Spring Reflections

Posted on April 6, 2012

On this brilliant sunny day we see one of the very first signs of spring! While Pennie and I are driving back from Vergennes, we see the first osprey of the season with twigs in it’s talons setting up a new nest on the far side of Otter Creek. Always an early sign of spring […]

It’s February and we’re golfing!

Posted on February 6, 2012

  Although it’s February, we’re thinking golf! How could we not? It’s 4o degrees at Basin Harbor today and it’s February 6th. Captain Brian took some time out during his lunch break to show his daughter how to tee off from the first hole. Look how green the grass is. Since we’re talking golf, this […]

Paddling down the creek

Posted on January 12, 2012

BHC Naturalist’s Log August 21, 2011 On Otter Creek and Dead Creek, 13 paddlers (a record!) set out in 4 double kayaks and 5 singles. A plethora of birds to see: one immature eagle (its head is still dark); 2 great egrets, stark white against the surrounding cattails; an osprey wheeling high overhead; 2 great […]

Wednesday’s Breeze…blowing from the east

Posted on August 3, 2011

Sunrise and Sunset times for Today 5:42 am and 8:16 pm Local Weather (subject to change!) It will be mostly sunny today with a high of 80 degrees and light breezes.  There is a slight chance of a brief afternoon shower. Guest News Welcome Back to Cecelia and John Campbell and their children Charlotte and […]