Ellicottville, New York

Ellicottville, New York is a charming little ski town in Western New York with two ski resorts, Holiday Valley and HoliMont. Historic Ellicottville isn't just for the Winter Season as it is a year-round destination with boutiques, restaurants and great shops!


  • The Cattaraugus County Bicentennial History Book
  • Ellicottville Historical Museum

Sites about Ellicottville, New York

Upcoming Events

Holiday Valley's Pond Skimming
Sat, 03/24/2018 - 11:00am - 3:00pm

Sign up to skim across an ice water filled pond or just watch, it's a guaranteed good time. Registration outside Yodeler Lodge starting at 11:00AM, free! Kids under 18 must have a parent signature, minimum age is 8 years old. Pond Skimming starts about 1:00 and categories include Best Skimmer, Best Costume, Best Kid and Best Splash.

Golfing on the slopes at Holiday Valley
Sun, 04/08/2018 (All day)

Weather permitting, at least of few holes of the Double Black Diamond Golf Course will open on April 8 so you can ski and golf on the same day! More holes will open as spring arrives. For tee times call 716-699-2345.

Arbor Day at Nannen Arboretum
Fri, 04/27/2018 - 11:00am - 12:00pm

Join us for our 2018 Arbor Day celebration. We will plant a tree, hoist the Tree City USA flag, and hear an informative talk from a member of the New York State Department of Conservation (DEC).  Refreshments will be served to complete the celebration!  This is FREE and open to the public. 


display of cheeses

Offering over 225 Gourmet Cheeses with about 100 from around the world, including their famous Cuba Cheese Shoppe New York State Cheddar, Old York Cheese Spreads, Premium Aged Cheddar, Fresh Cheese Curd, Salt Rising Bread, Gourmet Delicacies, Kitchen Wares and local art. 

Customized cheese tray service available - available in small, medium and large trays.

Photo of Winery of Ellicottville's interior and wine barrels

Winery of Ellicottville is the dream of two men with a passion for wine. These men follow the production process beginning with the buds on the grapevines through pouring wine into the glass for a customer.

Entrance to Ashford Junction Diner

Ellicottville's only diner, just outside of town. Diner style food with a unique twist to some classic breakfast and lunch menu items: Grill-Pressed Mac-n-Cheese and Tomato Basil Soup for lunch or a Reuben Omelette for breakfast. The menu is updated often, but regular items include a variety of fresh and unique omelettes, burgers, hotdogs, soups, and sandwiches.



  • Video Promoting the upcoming Centurion Cycling Ellicottville event from August 17-19, 2012.
  • Wide variety of salads, exotic appetizers, steak, seafood and weekly specials that can fit any budget at The Silver Fox Steakhouse Restaurant in Ellicottville, NY
  • Video of the great weekend at Ellicottville's 2012 Summer Music Festival at Holiday Valley. What an incredible weekend here at Holiday Valley! We had perfect weather, great music, and lots of fun! Hope you had a chance to come hang out and enjoy the weekend. Friday night Steel Keys & Brass opened for Sister Hazel

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

City on Tribal Territory

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