Official site for Tourism & Visitor Information for Cattaraugus County, New York

Welcome to the Enchanted Mountains!

Tuesday Night Hikes at Allegany State Park

Go for a snowshoe adventure or evening hike every Tuesday in Jan and Feb

Join naturalists at Allegany State Park for fun on Tuesdays! Read more

Foreigner at the Seneca Allegany Casino

Foreigner at the Seneca Allegany Casino

See these Rock Gods on their 40th anniversary tour! Read more

March into Randolph 2018

March Into Randolph this March!

Take a class, explore the shops or enter the contests! Read more

Moonlight Snowshoe Tour of Griffis Sculpture Park

Moonlight Snowshoe Tour of Griffis Sculpture Park

Rentals are available for this evening tour with food and music! Read more

Whitewater Rafting Down the Catt Creek

Whitewater rafting on the Mighty Cattaraugus Creek

Make a splash this spring with a fun filled trip down the Catt! Read more

Great Valley Bicentennial

Great Valley Bicentennial

Example: Ride the Elephants, Live Music, Artisans & Kids games Read more

Cattaraugus County is the Enchanted Mountains of Western New York! We are home to Allegany State Park, Amish Trail, Ellicottville, NY, Holiday Valley, Rock City Park, Sculpture Park, Seneca-Allegany Casino and so much more!

Travel Guide

Enchanted Mountains of Cattaraugus County Travel Guide for 2017It's a full 56-page comprehensive guide, highlighting the activities and attractions in our County and it's FREE!!

View the visitor's guide online


request that the Enchanted Mountains guide

be snail mailed to you for FREE!

NYAGT Geocaching Trails

Most Residents are Amish in the Town of Leon

There are approximately 1,380 residents in Leon with the Amish Community comprising about 76% of that number. The Old Order Amish settled in Leon in 1949. They do not believe in the modern conveniences. They have no electricity in their homes + travel by horse and buggy. 

If you are looking for someplace interesting to go, try the Leon area. It is right in the heart of Amish Country.

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