Cooperstown & Otsego County, NY
Immerse yourself in the charm, hospitality, and history of Cooperstown and Otsego County. With natural beauty found in lakes and rolling hills, outdoor thrills, art, and museums that will provoke all senses, this bucket list destination will be your family’s favorite for years to come!
Cooperstown, known for the National Baseball Hall of Fame & Museum, boasts much more in addition to baseball. With 5 New York State Parks and plenty of waterways, it is easy to immerse yourself in nature. Start at Otsego Lake, the mouth of the Susquehanna River, and paddle your way throughout the county. Hop on a bike to peddle scenic rural roads. The entire family can embark on educational experiences at The Farmers’ Museum, Fenimore Art Museum, or Hyde Hall. Stroll the Main Streets of Cooperstown and Oneonta for shopping and sampling local cuisine. Visit the birthplace of New York’s craft beer revival, Brewery Ommegang, then sip your way through the rest of the Cooperstown Beverage Trail. Treat the family to mini-golf, go-karts, lakeside beaches, apple or berry picking, and much more. Tour the area’s farms and shop a long list of farmers markets. Thrill seekers will get their fix too, with skydiving, horseback riding, and hang-gliding with lake views. After adventuring, relax and unwind at one of our trusted hotels, lakeside motels, charming B&Bs, or full-family vacation rentals. Whether you’re coming here for baseball or a rural escape, a trip to Cooperstown & Otsego County will always be a homerun.