Brookfield, Vermont: Dry Land Dock and Boat

Someone has placed a respectable-size boat in a rural field with a wooden walkway to it from the road, along with lawn chairs and plastic flamingos.
Address:
N. Ridge Rd, Brookfield, VT
Directions:
From Hwy 14 in East Brookfield turn west onto Hwy 65. Drive two miles. Turn left (south) onto N. Ridge Rd. Drive a half-mile. You'll see the boat on the left.
Admission:
Free
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Boat and dock on dry land.

Dry Land Dock and Boat

Why not? Make the trip and see it. A little strange, but that's what's so cool about it.

[Howard, 06/09/2015]

Despite Vermont's sometimes brutal winters, this yard oddity has been well-maintained by its mysterious creators for at least ten years.

Boat Aground.

Dry Land Dock and Boat

Complete with dock, lawn chairs and plastic flamingos.

[Passepartout22, 07/06/2009]
Landlocked Boat with Dock

This is kind of like a smaller version of the landlocked ship in the Shelburne Museum. In Brookfield as you travel along Ridge Road, not far from the floating bridge, you will come across a small opening surrounded by trees. You will see a dock in this opening and then a landlocked boat at the end of the dock with something missing. Water.

It looked as if the owners were told by a higher power that the world would flood once again and they should prepare. This is located on private property but can be seen from the road very easily.

[Tyler, 04/16/2006]

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