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Tag: "Cooperstown"

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Review of Best Western Inn in Cobleskill, NY

Review of Best Western Inn in Cobleskill, NY

Cobleskill is a laid-back town in Schoharie County, the site of one of New York’s state universities and situated west of Albany, NY. I like Cobleskill. The views are spectacular, the people are cheerful and generous, and the area has the comforts of civilization (such as Dunkin Donuts, movies theatres, Walmart, and Howe Caverns) while […]

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The Cardiff Giant: Great American Hoax

The Cardiff Giant: Great American Hoax

One of the greatest shows and the greatest hoaxes of all time, the “discovery” of the Cardiff Giant stunned and amazed gullible New Yorkers of the mid-19th century. Truth is indeed stranger than fiction!

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Canadarago Lake Near Cooperstown, NY

Canadarago Lake Near Cooperstown, NY

This lake is one of dozens of little lakes dotting the south-central New York State countryside. I stopped the van to get photographs of a snowstorm moving across the lake. Amazing!