Lake Willoughby Natural Area
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Vermontish
N 44° 46.808 W 072° 04.265
18T E 731725 N 4962699
Quick Description: Glacial trough.
Location: Vermont, United States
Date Posted: 6/27/2008 5:04:50 AM
Waymark Code: WM4289
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
Views: 35

Long Description:

One of the most dramatic examples of glacial scouring in the Northeast US.

Mount Pisgah (2,751') to the left (E); Mount Hor (2,048') to the right (W). Willoughby is the deepest lake within Vermont at 300 feet; 4.8 miles long, .9 wide at widest point.

Photo is taken from a public beach at the posted coordinates. State Route 5A skirts the eastern shore. Shoreline at southern end is private campground.

Predominate Feature: Proximity of mountains, depth of lake.

Parking/Access Location: N 44° 46.808 W 072° 04.265

Ownership: State

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Landmark's Website: [Web Link]

Admission Charged: Not Listed

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