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Fall Foliage Report

Our leaves are at approximately 10% change with green being the predominate color.  By the upcoming weekend, we expect to be at 20% change with red and yellow colors beginning to emerge.

We expect color to peak around Columbus Day Weekend, but if we have storms with strong winds, those leaves won't last long!

Check back for updates.

Sunshine, Lollipops and Rainbows

After 3 days of gloomy, colder weather we now have sunshine, lollipops and rainbows!

An Adventure on the Ellicottville Bike Trails

Arguably one of the best places to mountain bike in the region, Ellicottville, New York was the setting for our latest outdoor adventure in the Enchanted Mountains of Cattaraugus County.  On Monday, August 16, Jeremy and I ventured out with the crew from the Ellicottville Bike Shop on their weekly ride.

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Education in Nature

There are plenty of fun and educational activities to do with the entire family in the Enchanted Mountains of Cattaraugus County.  Men, women and children of any age can spend days learning about natural happenings right in their backyard, regardless of the season.

Visit the Education Barn at the Fair

Walking Horse outlineLearn more about horses at the Education Barn at the 2010 Cattaraugus County Fair.

The Education Barn is now located in the infield of the track! Come watch daily demonstrations! Join in the Daily Activities! Be part of the Fun!

Musical Events in the County

Looking for some musical entertainment in the area?  There's no need to look any further.  Plenty of fun and enjoyable concerts are going on right in your backyard. 

Wagon Train Expedition at the Crosspatch

From Thursday, July 22nd until Sunday, July 25th a wagon train and stagecoach run will be held at the Crosspatch Horse Ranch.

So Much Diversity this Weekend

Looking for something to do this weekend? We know summer in Western New York is busy for everyone but if you are looking for something a little different this is the weekend of options! This weekend (July 17-18, 2010) is packed full of a variety of diverse events.

Twin Tiers Theater Festival

A marvelous opportunity has come to the Enchanted Mountains in Olean with the advent of the Twin Tier Theater Festival on June 24, 2010.  The opening show was “Crimes of the Heart” a black comedy by Beth Henley.  From the moment it began until its closing lines, the cast from NYC held your attention and drew you into the drama as it unfolded in the sleepy, little town.

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

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be snail mailed to you for FREE!

NYAGT Geocaching Trails

Miner's Cabin built by Gold Miner

Miner’s Cabin in Franklinville was built by a miner that returned home after making it good during the gold rush era of the west coast. The building is not a cabin either but a three story house of Queen Anne design.

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