Travel Blogs from Cooperstown
... The poncho provided did nothing to stop me from getting soaked. The Maid of the Mist was so much fun, i highly recommend checking it out if you ever find yourself in the Niagara falls area.
So after one final wander up and down the street to try and dry off, we were back on the road by 11am and heading back into the USA and on route to Cooperstown, NY home of the Baseball hall of fame. Tonight we would once again be back in the tent.
... 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 decided to choose a campground in Cooperstown, so that we can tour the Baseball Hall of Fame tomorrow. We drove through Amish country, through cornfields, and through dairy farms. Everywhere, the grass was lush and green and the countryside was beautiful. It was a thoroughly enjoyable day. We stopped for a New York pizza around six and then got to our campsite by seven. Our campsite is on a pond, and seems quite lovely. ...
... shade were all occupied. At a certain time, the storyteller came and began to tell her stories - while we ate. I would have stayed to the end because she was quite good but Kara was ready to leave. I made Kara wait while I finished looking at the part of the Museum I hadn't seen yet - not so much there - except for the indoor turtle pool with real turtles.
It was a great little excursion and I found someplace new that I didn't know existed.
... hall of fame, there was not a house in site and for all we knew (save the GPS) it was another 10 miles to civilization. But in the grand scheme of things, it only took 5 hours from NH so it is not a bad drive.
We hit balls and I set the record for the day for my age group (30-39) topping 60 mph on the radar gun!
TripAdvisor Reviews Cooperstown Motel
Other places to stay in Cooperstown
6805 State Highway 80, Cooperstown | Motelfrom $87
4909 State Highway 28, Cooperstown | 1 star motelfrom $53
7090 State Highway 80, Cooperstown | Motelfrom $66
7102 St. Hwy 80, Cooperstown | 2 star motelfrom $71
90 Chestnut Street, Cooperstown | Motelfrom $60
6854 St. Hwy 80, Cooperstown | 2 star motelfrom $66