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Join ECHO in bringing the Ecology, Culture, History and Opportunity for stewardship of Lake Champlain to life. Learn how you can make a difference to this magnificent watershed. One drop makes an impact, creating ripples that have a positive effect on our Lake, on our water and in your own life. Joining ECHO is that first drop.





ECHO Stewards: Individual and Family Memberships

Enjoy everything ECHO has to offer all year long with an individual or family membership! Memberships pay for themselves in about two visits to ECHO, and offer many valuable benefits for you and your family.

Member Benefits:

  • Free unlimited admission to ECHO
  • Free admission to 325+ museums and science centers through the ASTC Passport Program
  • 10% discount at ECHO’s ecology-themed Café and Gift Shop
  • Invitations to member-only events
  • Discounted member parking rates
  • $2 discount for all guests in your party
  • Early registration and discounts for ECHO programs, camps, and overnights
  • Subscription to the ECHO Update e-newsletter

Membership Levels:

  • Individual — $35.00
  • Dual (2 adults or 1 adult and 1 child) — $65.00​​
  • Small Family (2 adults and 2 children or 1 adult and 3 children) — $100.00​​
  • Large Family (2 adults and 4 children or 1 adult and 5 children) — $​120.00
  • Family Plus (2 adults and all children in household plus named caregiver and 2 guest passes) — $150.00​​

Please note: Memberships are non-transferable, and all members must be named on the membership to receive benefits.



ECHO Associates: Corporate Memberships

An ECHO Associates membership is the perfect way for your corporation to stand out as a leader in the community. Plus, in addition to recognition and discounts for your corporation, ECHO Associates membership provides valuable benefits for your employees as well. Click here for a list of our esteemed members.

Member Benefits:

For your marketing:

  • Listing in our lobby display
  • Priority mention by visitor services staff
  • Listing on our website
  • Special pricing on program and exhibit sponsorship

For your employees:

  • Free admission during ECHO Associates Family Weekend in September
  • 20% off personal membership rates

All members receive the benefits listed above, plus the following level-specific benefits:

Small Business (under 250 employees) — $500.00

  • 10% off facility rentals
  • 25 day passes to ECHO

Large Business (250 employees or more) — $1,000.00

  • 10% off facility rentals
  • 50 day passes to ECHO

Osprey Society — $2,500.00

  • 15% off facility rental
  • 75 day passes or 1 transferable annual pass good for free admission for up to 4 people

King Fisher Society — $5,000.00

  • 20% off facility rental
  • 150 day passes or 2 transferable annual passes each good for free admission for up to 4 people
  • Profiled in ECHO's electronic newsletter

Great Blue Heron Society — $10,000.00

  • 20% off Friday or Saturday facility rental, 30% off Sunday-Thursday
  • 300 day passes or 3 transferable annual passes each good for free admission for up to 4 people
  • Profiled in ECHO's electronic newsletter


To purchase an ECHO Associate membership or any if you have any other questions regarding membership, please contact Kristina Chesney, Development Coordinator, at 802-864-1848 x134 or

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