SeaPerch ROV Lake Adventure Camps, 2016

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Two weeks of SeaPerch camps are done! Thank you campers! We had a great time, and wanted to share the videos taken by camper’s ROVs. Enjoy! SeaPerch kits can carry a GoPro video camera and they bring back some fun footage from under the waves of Lake Champlain.  Check out even MORE photos over on our Facebook Page. Week One …

SeaPerch Building with Mt Abe Middle/High School

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During the Spring of 2016 a group of Middle and High School students at Mt. Abraham in Bristol, VT, build and flew SeaPerch ROV Kits. They learned how to fly Eva, LCMM’s LBV150 ROV, explored a shipwreck on the bottom of Lake Champlain, built and pool tested their own ROV’s,and finally tested them in the Lake!

Learn How 26 pieces of lead changed the American Revolution

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Learn How 26 pieces of lead changed the American Revolution (Hint: they weren’t musket balls)  Learn how 26 pieces of lead printing type changed the course of the American Revolution during an informative and entertaining discussion of colonial printers, their secrets, and their penchant for stirring up trouble for the Crown. At Lake Champlain Maritime Museum’s Rabble in Arms Weekend …

Lake Champlain Maritime Museum at Lake Champlain Maritime Festival

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          Friday July 28, Saturday July 29 and Sunday July 30 Schooner Lois McClure, at Perkins Pier. Boarding hours 10am-4pm. Step aboard Lake Champlain Maritime Museum’s replica 1862 canal schooner, based on two historic shipwrecks in Burlington Bay. Explore the deck, cabin, and cargo hold, and view exhibit on the history of Burlington.   Saturday July …

Do You Want to See a Shipwreck?

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We sometimes ask our visitors to guess how many shipwrecks lie at the bottom of beautiful Lake Champlain. The answers vary – 10? 20? 100? Believe it or not, all those guesses are lower than the actual number! There are actually over three hundred shipwrecks at the bottom of this historic lake. Lake Champlain has been an important strategic waterway …

Video Production Lake Adventure Camp 2016

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Video Production Lake Adventure Camp 2016 has come and gone, but we have the films to remember the week! Here is one of the videos our campers shot and produced of a rowing adventure on Lake Champlain. Campers shot and edited videos while rowing, learning to blacksmith, hiking, and even snorkeling! They leaned to shoot with GoPro cameras to tell …

Get Out on the Water at Lake Champlain Maritime Museum’s Annual Challenge Race!

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Get Out on the Water at Lake Champlain Maritime Museum’s Annual Challenge Race   Calling all paddlers, rowers, and on-water adventurers! The annual Lake Champlain Challenge Race is coming up on Sunday July 10, 2016 at the Lake Champlain Maritime Museum in Vergennes, Vermont. The Challenge Race follows a three mile triangular course which includes some of most beautiful scenery on …