Westport on Lake
Champlain - Live Cams
Lake Level, Weather, Moon, Sun Calendar
click images for larger views
Cam of main front dock and yard.
general direction of view is NNE.
Normandie Beach Resort on distant shore.
Cam - South East on Lake Champlain
Store Front, Floating tire breakwater winters along dock.
Le Bistro at Westport Yacht Club is buildng on right shore.
East Cam; Floating tire breakwater winters along front wall.
Floating dock system is protected for winter behind wall.
The dark space dockside center is open water
from deicing bubbler we started March 6.
Direction of view is 65° true. Showing Green
Basin Harbor Club, Vergennes VT, is to left side on Vermont shore.
Camel's Hump mountain behind it to right.
cams are on NE corner, 2nd floor of the Westport Marina building at
44°10' 57"N 73° 25' 53"W.
is about 120 ft. above sea
and 25' above normal lake level.
Moon, Sun Rise & Set
Calendar of Times
Note: Times are "Local"
Calendar month, place can be
selected at top, then "Refresh"
[Burlington seems to be close,
perhaps a two minutes before Westport.]
Plan to eat on deck at The
watching moonrise in summer.
Days before or after rise
just as dramatic, if time better for you.
Or view on our cams above.
Full, 1/2, new moon symbols
are at top of date boxes.
Note eclipses listed at bottom.
We will try to aim cams for
Full Lunar Eclipse
Sept 29, 2015
Lake Champlain is the largest
mountain lake and the sixth largest fresh water lake in the United
A Federal waterway, it is located between upper New York State (The
Adirondacks) and Vermont.
It connects in the South via the Champlain Canal to the Hudson River,
Albany and New York City.
The Lake actually flows north
the Chambly Canal to the Richeleau River in Quebec,
then by St. Lawrence River to the Atlantic, connecting to Montreal and
the Great Lakes.
It is 120 miles long; 12 miles
at the widest; 435 square miles; 587 miles of shoreline.
Average surface height is 95 feet above sea level. Chart depths are on low lake level of 93 ft.
Just north of Westport at Split Rock it is about 400 ft deep (307 below sea level).
lowest spot below sea level in the United States!
(Death Valley is only 292 feet below; NY Finger Lakes are deeper but
above sea level.)
here by Boat, Car, Train
booklet of our area of Lake Champlain
Narrows: An Interpretive Guide for Boaters [English description and download