East Otto, New York

East Otto is a town in the Enchanted Mountains of Cattaraugus County, New York.  The population was 1,105 at the 2000 census.

The Town of East Otto is on the northern border of the county.  It was founded in 1854 from part of the Town of Otto. Parts of East Otto were later removed to add to other towns in the county.  Otto was named after Jacob S Otto, an agent of the Holland Land Company.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 41.4 square miles, of which, 41.2 square miles of it is land and 0.2 square miles of it (0.48%) is water.

The north town line is marked by Cattaraugus Creek and is the border of Erie County.

East Otto has a unique group of artists known as East Otto Country Associates.  It is also home to Allegany Mountain Resort, Burdick Blueberries, East Otto Historical Museum and more.

Upcoming Events

Night Lights at Griffis
Wed, 09/13/2017 - 7:30pm - Sun, 10/08/2017 - 10:00pm

Night Lights at Griffis Sculpture park are back!!

Places

O'Neill Guest House

This 3 bedroom home serves as a vacation rental and is directly on the Enchanted Mountain snowmobile trails and along the Amish trail. 

Can sleep 8-10, has plenty of parking, laundry available, pets welcome !

fish fry

Zoar Valley Tavern & Restaurant is located in the heart of the breath-taking Zoar Valley with a lovely patio to enjoy your surroundings after a day of hiking, bird watching, fishing, kayaking, canoeing, swimming, or the many activities associated with Zoar Valley.

Photo of tacos

Fast food and necessities in a rural setting.

Videos

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

First NASCAR points champion

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