A group of 6 including myself will be heading out on a baseball road trip at the end of June thru July 8th. Below is our itinerary. I could use any advice you have. This is our first time ever driving this far in such a short amount of time, but we are very excited and willing to take it on!
Some advice I'm looking for is:
Points of Interest
Have you made this stretch before?
estimated time to destination
Anything will help and is greatly appreciated...
ITINERARY FOR SUMMER BASEBALL TRIP 2007:
Day 1 - Thursday June 28, 2007
Leave 4pm after Work. Stay at hotel in Chicago Area.
Day 2 - Friday, June 29, 2007
Leave for Detroit
Game in Detroit at Comerica Park Twins vs.Tigers @ 705pm
Day 3 - Saturday, June 30, 2007
Leave Early from Detroit for Niagra Falls, NY
Traveling through Canada.
Spend chunk of day there hiking then travel on to Cooperstown, NY to see the Baseball Hall of Fame.
Day 4 - July 1, 2007
Wake up early, Get to Massachusetts and head towards Boston where we will watch the Texas Rangers vs. the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park at 2:05pm. Leave Boston after the game and head to New York, NY.
Day 5 - Monday, July 2, 2007
No games today. Spend Day in NYC.
Day 6 - Tuesday, July 3, 2007
Twins vs. Yankees @ Yankee Stadium 7:05pm.
Day 7 - Wednesday, July 4, 2007
Twins vs. Yankees @ Yankee Stadium 1:05pm.
Fireworks in NYC.
Day 8 - Thursday, July 5, 2007
Travel around Philadelphia, and Baltimore, and arrive in Washington, D.C. See some sights and see Chicago Cubs vs. Washington Nationals at 7:05pm.
Day 9 - Friday, July 6, 2007
Spend day seeing sights until 5 or 6pm to head back towards Chicago. Hotel on the way.
Day 10 - Saturday, July 7, 2007
Drive Through Notre Dame campus and get to Chicago for our last game. Twins vs. White Sox @2:55pm.
Day 11 - Sunday, July 8, 2007
Drive home and conclude our 2950 mile Trip through Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ontario, New York, Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Maryland, D.C., and Ohio.