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Fall Foliage report for the week of October 17

Our leaves are PAST PEAK and are about 75% changed.  High winds have knocked a great deal of the leaves off the trees within the last couple days.  Rain is expected for the end of the week and that will eliminate a great many more leaves.  Yellows and rusts are the predominate colors.  There are still many protected valleys that are very colorful, so the leaf-peeping season

Foliage Report for the week of October 10th

Our leaves will be AT PEAK stage and will be approximately 65% changed by the upcoming weekend.  SHADES OF GREEN, YELLOW AND RUST are the predominate colors with some reds as well and are still  AVERAGE in brilliance. 

Seneca Resorts & Casinos takes 27 "Best of Gaming 2016- New York" Awards

NIAGARA FALLS, NY & SALAMANCA, NY: (OCTOBER 7, 2016) Readers of Casino Player magazine have spoken and the results land Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino named as “Favorite Casino Resort To Vacation” as well as Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino and Seneca Allegany Resort &am

Make no Bones about it - Halloween is coming!

The First Day of Autumn has passed and there's this strange sensation that something is waiting to sneak up on you!  Halloween of course!   The Enchanted Mountains of Cattaraugus County has plenty of events and activities to get you feeling spooky or even downright scared.   

Fall Foliage Report for the week of September 26

Our leaves are still in the JUST BEGINNING stage and will be approximately 19% changed by this weekend.  SHADES OF GREEN are the predominate color with yellow hues (some reds are around as well) and are AVERAGE in brilliance. 

Fall Foliage Report for the week of September 12

Our leaves are still in the JUST BEGINNING stage and will be approximately 10% changed by this weekend.  SHADES OF GREEN are the predominate color with yellow hues (some reds are around as well) and are AVERAGE in brilliance.

Fireworks in Cattaraugus County

There are many locations to see fireworks in Cattaraugus County!  Here they are in one place!  NO need to search!

June 30, 2016 Fireworks

Fireworks at the Ellicottville Championship Rodeo.

Springtime has Sprung!

The Enchanted Mountains of Cattaraugus County in Western New York!

Spring is the best time to get out of the house, get on the road and try something exciting!  Perhaps you spent too much time indoors over the winter and need to get back in touch with nature! 

Maple in the Mountains 2016!

Start to Thaw Out in the Enchanted Mountains of Western New York with the Annual Maple Weekends March 19-20th and April 2-3rd, 2016.

Happy New Year 2016!

Making your yearly resolutions?  Not sure if you even want to because you are afraid you won't keep them?  Ring in the New Year in the Enchanted Mountains and see why the most popular resolutions can be held all year long.  Where Do You Want To Play?

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!!

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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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