How has this motel rated in the past?
Travelers also recommend:
- More recommendations
TripAdvisor Reviews Corning Inn Painted Post
Travel Blogs from Painted Post
... wind which I was told is not good for Gliding. Good wind ensures that the glider is in the Air for a longer Duration.
There is also an amusement park closeby where children can enjoy, and you also get to see a Big Golf Course, with people trying their shots.
Overall a nice place if you are passing by Elmira, or are visiting Watkins, to add to the places to visit. I doubt anyone would like to travel 4-5 hours to just visit this place.
... we told that we would wait until the rain slows down. They told that the rains were in the forecast, and we might have to wait long for the rain to stop. Since the main entrance was in sight, and we knew that we can take a Shuttle from there, to the upper entrance, we started walking and in a few minutes, it stopped raining.
There we took the Shuttle to the upper entrance and were back to the Car. Was time to say bye to Watkins and make the move to Elmira.
... and pulled the kayak up on the bank. Then we followed the sound to the falls, wading through thigh deep water to get there. The falls were a lot bigger than I expected. Some young guys had climbed up onto the falls. It looked awfully dangerous to me but that’s what young guys do. The whole trip there and back took 1 hr 45 min, beating the other couple both ways.
After we checking in the kayak we had a Reuben sandwich and awesome sweet potato fries (crinkle cut, ...
... of the falls (and 2 snakes that were slithering around on the rocks next to the trail) before heading back. Then we drove back to the Upper Falls lot and spent 20 mins going up over the bridge to see the Upper Falls and a little farther into the gorge on the North Rim Trail and back to the lot.
We picked up some lunch in Ithaca on our way to Buttermilk Falls State Park. Traffic was pretty heavy at lunch time and we made it to the Lower Park Entrance at Buttermilk at ...
... 1 of photography: Don't take pictures with your expensive digital camera in a shower!). The first part of the experience is a 200 ft elevator ride down to the bottom of the gorge, where you are handed one of the signature ponchos and board the ship. The trip takes you past the American Falls, where I got some great pictures, and into the absolute heart of Horseshoe Falls. The captain holds the boat there in the center ...