Month: July 2017

Reveling in local food, music, and life

Reveling in local food, music, and life: Experience Cortland sat down with Molly Andrejko about her recent Instagram takeover. Molly Andrejko is the Project Coordinator for Seven Valleys Health Coalition and last week we turned over our Experience Cortland Instagram account to her. The result? We got an inside look at Cortland County’s Farmers Markets, eating fresh and local, supporting CSAs, and enjoying the environment. I caught up with Molly at BRU 64 to talk about her experience.   Experience Cortland: Molly, tell me a little bit about yourself.   Molly Andrejko: I am a Cortland local. I went away...

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Summer Family Fun

Blueberry picking, ice cream eating, mini golfing, and adventure seeking is all here in Cortland County this summer! The kids are out of school so why not get outside and enjoy the summertime. Explore these 5 fun activities to do with your family this summer! 1. Blueberry Picking at Hall’s Hill Blueberry Farm Located just a short drive from downtown Cortland, Hall’s Hill Blueberry Farm has 4,000 blueberry plants and several different varieties of blueberries. The drive is easy and well marked with blueberry signs as you climb the hill from Blodgett’s Mill. Once you arrive at the farm, you check in...

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Blueberry Picking at Hall’s Hill

Hall’s Hill Blueberry Farm Located just a short drive from downtown Cortland, Hall’s Hill Blueberry Farm has 4,000 blueberry plants and several different varieties of blueberries. The drive is easy and well marked with blueberry signs as you climb the hill from Blodgett’s Mill. Once you arrive at the farm, you check in at the farm stand just in front of the rows and rows of blueberry bushes. If you bring your own container, they’ll weight it for you. Blueberries are $1.50 per pound, so they weigh your container before so they know how many blueberries you’ve picked. Forgot...

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Behind the Scenes at CRT

Inside Look with the CRT Performing Interns We turned over our Instagram account (@experiencecortland) to the six Cortland Repertory Theatre performing interns for an exclusive look into their lives and behind the scenes during rehearsals, performances, and everything in between. Experience Cortland sat down with the actors at the end of their takeover and dished on how they came to CRT, behind the scenes secrets, favorite spots in Cortland County, and some hilarious happenings on and off stage. To say that these performing interns at Cortland Repertory Theatre are busy would be an understatement. I’m convinced that they do...

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Exploring Tinker Falls

The family friendly, easily accessible trail at Tinker Falls This past Sunday we explored Tinker Falls located in the 1,483 acre Labrador Hollow Unique area for a quick adventure. This impressive 50-foot waterfall is super accessible. Right off of NY Rt 91, there is plenty of parking right across the street from the trail entrance, or handicap parking right by the start of the trail. The trail is less than half a mile to reach the waterfall and you walk right by the creek. There are stairs that can take you to the top and behind the falls to...

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