8 Best Places to go ICE Boating!

Lake Champlain, Vermont/New York, USA: Straddling the border between Vermont and New York, Lake Champlain is a large and picturesque lake that attracts ice boaters during the winter months. The Burlington Bay and the town of Plattsburgh are popular launch points.


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Lake Wörthersee, Austria: Located in Carinthia, Austria, Lake Wörthersee is a popular summer destination. However, during the winter freeze, it becomes a haven for ice boaters, offering breathtaking Alpine scenery.


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Lake St. Moritz, Switzerland: St. Moritz is a renowned winter destination, and its frozen lake provides a unique setting for ice boating. The annual "St. Moritz Ice Week" is a significant event in the ice boating calendar.


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Lake Balaton, Hungary: Lake Balaton, the largest lake in Central Europe, freezes over in winter, creating an ideal setting for ice boating. The towns of Balatonfured and Balatonalmadi are particularly popular among ice sailors.


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Lake Winnipesaukee, New Hampshire, USA: Located in the picturesque Lakes Region of New Hampshire, Lake Winnipesaukee is a popular destination for ice boating. It offers a variety of ice sailing opportunities and hosts events like the Great Winnipesaukee Ice Boat Regatta.


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Mille Lacs Lake, Minnesota, USA: Mille Lacs Lake is one of Minnesota's largest lakes and is known for its consistent freezing during winter. It attracts ice boaters from all around due to its ample space and reliable ice conditions.


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Lake Geneva, Switzerland: Known for its stunning beauty, Lake Geneva offers excellent conditions for ice boating. The area around Lausanne and Montreux is particularly popular for this activity.


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Lake Baikal, Russia: Lake Baikal is the world's deepest and oldest freshwater lake, located in Siberia. During the winter, it freezes over, providing vast expanses of smooth ice for ice boating enthusiasts.


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