Parks and Trails

Have you ever wanted to hunt for diamonds!? Herkimer Diamond Mines and Ace Diamonds both located off Rout 28 offer opportunity for prospectors. Learn the secrets of mining these diamonds before you go! Located within a half hour of the Inn, you can easily add mining for diamonds to your itinerary while staying in Up-state NY. …

Continue reading

Offering miles of light terrain that stretches across the center of upstate NY, the Erie Canal is a lovely avenue for both walking and bike riding. Visit the Aqua Vino for lunch or dinner to enjoy delicious food and canal-side dining. Take a walk after dinner beside the canal and visit Lock 20 found right here in the city of Utica. Directions from the Inn to lock twenty. One of the drawing features of this historic site is the lock system that allowed boats to effectively travel over uneven terrain. A boat carrying goods or people would go into the …

Continue reading
Back to top