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Our day to visit the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown. We picked up Ashley from the apartment early, and headed off on our 4 hour journey east on the Interstate. Stopped halfway for a stretch and coffee at a roadside stop, and finally arrived about 1:30pm. Had some pizza for lunch at one of the diners, and headed off to the Hall of Fame which …
Cooperstown was chilly. Oh, and they have a baseball hall of fame. The museum and hall were both great. I spent four hours inside and could've easily spent six. Nicole got her hair done. It was amazing being able to stand inches away from baseball history. It was really special to see an artifact from a game you had been to or seen on television. They didn't do the negro leagues justice. ...
... and random facts to last a lifetime. They had a section with a bunch of interactive quiz questions that Dad would have likely done pretty well at.
We had a two hour lunch break walking around town, checking out the festival where they were weighing the massive pumpkins and on to a great find for lunch (Alex & Ikas...delicious Ginger Chicken Sandwich and B.A.T. sandwich...kind of a ...
... br> 2) Take the behind the falls walking tour
3) Go up to the top of the observation tower.
With our budget feeling a little strained lately we decided to only do one. Les had already done the behind the falls tour on a previous visit here with her Mum. So the boat trip it was (Observation tower was never really in the running). We lined up for the first boat of the day, the queue involved a elevator ride down to the dock ...
What a difference a day can make. Woke up to a hot and humid 26 degrees. No rain or heated gear today. We started heading south on route 91 and then across green mountain forest range in Vermont. This road made up for the bad road and night driving last night. Great pavement, lots of twisties and very little traffic. Too hot to stop and take pics because temp on bike was 31 before the humidity. Some of the trees are starting to turn a brilliant red. We made our way through ...
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