These 14 New York Towns Have The Silliest Names But Are So Worth A Visit

As residents of the Empire State, we’re more than familiar with the fact that some of our town names and attractions can be quite the mouthful. You’re not a true New Yorker until you drive past a sign with a name on it that makes you look twice and feel bewildered as to how it could possibly be pronounced out loud. Pointing out some of our most unusually named destinations, these towns in New York offer more than just laughter and confusion!

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

What town name do you think is the most unusual in our state? To hear other locations that don’t quite roll off the tongue so well, watch These Out-Of-Towners Try To Pronounce Upstate New York Names Because The Result Is Hilarious!