Snowmobiling

Trail Conditions

Snowmobile Trails remain closed
Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 10:26am
Closed

All snowmobile trails remain closed in Cattaraugus County, including those in Allegany State Park.  With no measurable snow in the forecast and most temperatures being above freezing in the 15 day forecast, it doesn't look like they will be opening anytime soon. 

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Snowmobiler exiting the Thomas Kelly Covered Bridge at Allegany State Park

If the conditions are right, Snowmobile Trails open the day after hunting season ends.  This year, trails are tentitively scheduled to open on December 20, 2017!

Snowmobile, in the Enchanted Mountains of Cattaraugus County, on over 450 miles of trails throughout the county and Allegany State Park, the largest state park in New York State.

Snowmobile at Allegany State Park

Our gorgeous Enchanted Mountains is home to Allegany State Park, considered the largest park in New York State and the third largest park in the nation.  A number of cabins line the trails and are easily accessible and affordable to everyone - just in case you'd like to extend your stay. 

Try the new Group Camp 5, perfect for your snowmobile club.  Houses up to 72 people in 18 newly remodeled cabins complete with table, benches, heater, 4 bunk style beds and space to breathe.  Also in Camp is a mess hall with 14 benches, 3 upright refrigerators, one freezer and everything you need to make your meals.  The facilities are worth mentioning as well, 7 individual showers, three of them being handicap accessible.  Call 1 800 456-2267. 

Whether you're riding through Allegany State Park's popular Thunder Rocks, or you're enjoying the open trails and the serene landscape views, there's days worth of experience and adventure to be had.  The park is considered one of the most well-groomed areas to snowmobile and enjoy everything that winter in Cattaraugus County has to offer.  So don't miss out!

Need help deciding where to start? Be sure to check out the following items that will help you navigate our snowmobile trails:

Snowmobile Trails Map

The Cattaraugus County Snowmobile Trails Map for the 2017-18 season is ready to view/download.

In the Mail

We'll send you a map for free. You just have to request the Snowmobile Trails Map.

Join a Snowmobile Club

If you live outside of NYS please remember to join a NYS Snowmobile club to get the snowmobile registration discount with a NYSSA Snowmobile Club Voucher (see below for more info)! 

Join a NYS Snowmobile Club online

The clubs we have in Cattaraugus County are:
Ashford Snowmobile Club

Register your Snowmobile

From the NYS Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV):

If you have a current, valid NYSSA voucher, the fee for your registration is $45.00.

If you do not have a valid NYSSA voucher, the fee is $100.

New Registration

The DMV prefers that you register your snowmobile by bringing your NYSSA Snowmobile Club Voucher to one of the county's three DMVs: Little Valley, Delevan, or Olean.

Renew a Registration

Renew your NYS Snowmobile Registration online

Get a Temporary Registration for an Out-of-State Snowmobile

Temporary Registration for your out-of-state snowmobile

Snowmobile Rentals

Snowmobile rentals are available locally by contacting:

  • Myer's Motorsports offers rentals and deliveries.  Located on Rt. 219 in Mt. Jewett, PA, they will work with you to determine what is best for your group!  The PA trails run right into Allegany State Park!  Visit them online at MyersMotorsports.info or give them a call at 814-779-3745. 
  • Kinzua Country Recreation at 814-368-7595 or 814-331-5699.
  • Chautauqua Lake Snowmobile Services has closed as of December 1st, 2017.

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