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It is *************struct our itinerary a month later - it seems longer somehow.
After debating what to do: Adirondacks or Leather-stocking Land, we decided to head to Cooperstown because the fall foliage might be closer to peak whereas in the mountains of the Adirondacks and Catskills, it was now past peak.
I drove through Amsterdam - the city nearest to my home town of Perth - and pointed out some of the oddities of Amsterdam's ...
... and then joined Mike and the girls who were tubing down the "rapids" on the river that passes from one end of the campground to the other. We had a lot of fun.
Friday night we had another great campfire and spent time swapping adventure stories with the Deal family that had just come back from Frontier Days out in Wyoming.
... in the first hour I felt the excitement and it brought back memories of Chris & I playing baseball and the fun we had, and going to all the Jays games. Yeah, before kids. I did learn a couple of tidbits. Do you know what they put on the ball so it doesn't shine? If you guessed "spit" - you'd be wrong. It's mud from a specific part of the Delaware River. And do you know why the home plate is called "home plate"? That's ...
Today was primarily a driving day with one stop on our way to our hotel in Buffalo. The one stop was the National Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown NY. Crowded and there was no designated parking for this place. The next day we cross into Canada from Buffalo. This is our 10th different USA / Canada border ...
... of the past?). The Abbott and Costello "Who's on First" routine was a riot to see in its entirety and got us all laughing. Glad the kids now know it. We were hoping to swim in the lake, but the clouds opened up. Luckily, we were able to play board games in a very welcoming (and dry) ...
Other places to stay in Cooperstown
6805 State Highway 80, Cooperstown | Motelfrom $64
4909 State Highway 28, Cooperstown | 1 star motelfrom $68
7090 State Highway 80, Cooperstown | Motelfrom $83
7102 St. Hwy 80, Cooperstown | 2 star motelfrom $72
90 Chestnut Street, Cooperstown | Motelfrom $60
6854 St. Hwy 80, Cooperstown | 2 star motelfrom $66