Travel Blogs from Cooperstown
... 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) ...
... great opportunity to re-provision, get hair cuts and catch up on "boat" chores.
When we left Patuxent, we headed for a mooring field in Annapolis. We found out that it was commissioning week at the Naval Academy, and there were several things we wanted to experience. The mooring field was right next to the Academy grounds and we had a terrific view when the Navy's Blue Angels practiced their air show for graduation. It was a thunderous afternoon, but a ...
... the daily Amtrak trains also come and go. We saw both east and westbound trains as we waited at the station for our train to leave, as well as a couple of long CSX trains, one a mixed freight, the other an intermodal.
We ended up being about 1 hour late getting out of the terminal, first because one of the wheels froze up on the caboose, so they had to cut it off and scrounge up a FRED. Then, we started to head out only to find that ...
We only had 5 days here but...WOW! Even though we had some incredible storms, we had a few nice days & packed them in seeing some of this area of New York which included Cooperstown & the Baseball Hall of Fame plus a 225 mile drive through the Catskill Mountains which included a 5 mile hike ...
Jim, Jennifer from the Gray Fox and I biked to town and toured the Remington Firearms Museum. Eliphalet Remington built his first rifle here in 1816. There is a very large Remington factory in Ilion today. On display in the museum are historic Remington shotguns, rifles, and revolvers as well as 15th and 16th century guns from Europe and China.
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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