Lake Front Motel
Travel Blogs from Cooperstown
... Turned the last corner then Wow, we were face to face with the falls. Now i have seen a few water falls as part of this trip, in fact i consider myself to be quite the water fall aficionado. This by far is the most impressive i have seen, and what's even better is that we did not have to do a 4 mile hike to see it.
After staring at the falls for a while we had a decision to make.
1) Take the Maid of the Mist Boat trip into ...
... road along highway 88 which proved to be a great road. As we rode through New York State, the temps rose as high as 37 degrees (before humidity). This kind of heat is very challenging for me, especially with a jacket and boots on (as you can see in the attached photo). George can handle any kind of heat, but it really wipes me out. At one point we were going through a small town and the cops started blocking off all the roads around us. We had to stop for about ...
We woke up to thunder, lightning, and rain showers, which made us quite happy that John had caulked the roof yesterday. We decided not to drive on any wet roads until something was done about the junction box, too, so we bought some duct tape at the campground store and found we had some electrical tape with us. After the rain stopped, using these two aids, John taped shut the junction box and wrapped all cords and ...
... though. We opted for sharing a corn soup (unusual white split kernels of corn in a beige-colored soup - from the beans probably) and a taco on fried dough that was quite good. Kara was willing to share the strawberry juice but since it was so hot, I thought we should both have one for better hydration. The strawberry juice had real strawberries floating in it and was quite good!
We had decided to sit under one of the tents since the tables ...
Only took 39 years to get here. I am glad we came, but it was a little underwhelming. For all the money that MLB makes, they could make it more spectacular. But if you love baseball, it is a great place. In some ways it feels historic in itself, like so much of the game. Maybe pimping it out 21st century style is not ...
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