Spook Hill - Middlesex, NY
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member mTn_biKer65
N 42° 42.816 W 077° 18.555
18T E 310900 N 4731597
Quick Description: Magnetic hill located east of Canandaigua Lake on Newell Road near Middlesex, New York.
Location: New York, United States
Date Posted: 3/17/2013 6:38:00 PM
Waymark Code: WMGKXC
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Mark1962
Views: 27

Long Description:
Spook Hill is on a back road (Newell Road) east of Canandaigua Lake, located in Middlesex, NY an area noted for its spectacular views. The legend that gave rise to the naming Spook Hill is that cars and bicycles seem to be rolling up hill backwards.

When at the waymark location please follow these instructions for full effect: Stop your car at the posted coordinates. NOTE: Be sure you are facing SOUTH! Put your car's transmission in neutral and watch with amazement as your car appears to roll uphill against gravity.
Description of Effect (Natural Illusion, Man-made, Unknown): Natural Illusion

Description of Location: (Tourist, Rural, etc.): Rural road

Admission (For tourist attractions): Free

Available hours (For tourist attractions):
Free public access anytime


Website Reference (if available): http://www.lifeinthefingerlakes.com/articles.php?view=article&id=324

Additional information that will help visitors at the site::
Newell Road


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