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!

References:

  • The Cattaraugus County Bicentennial History Book
  • Ellicottville Historical Museum

Sites about Ellicottville, New York

Upcoming Events

Nannen Arboretum Arbor Day Celebration
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. 

Fly Fishing 101 with Adventure Bound onthefly
Sat, 04/28/2018 - 9:00am - 11:30am

Fly Fishing 101!  Learn fly-fishing basics in one of our free Fly Fishing 101 classes. Perfect for beginners of all ages. Fly Fishing 101 will provide you with free lessons on fly casting and outfit rigging.  This is event is free of charge and all equipment is provide.  Advance reservation is required.

Sky High Adventure Park 2018
Fri, 05/04/2018 - 9:00am - 6:00pm

Sky High Adventure Park opens weekends in Spring on Friday May 4th!  They will be open from 9am to 6pm Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays until June 10.  Reservations are recommended and can be made by calling 716-699-4444 or reserve online!  Start the summer and warm season off right wit

Places

Photo of Slopeside Bar and BBQ

Open during ski season, Slopeside Bar & BBQ is located at the base of Holiday Valley.  Only 128 steps from Holiday Valley's Sunrise Chair.  Enjoy a hot meal after a day on the slopes.  The perfect place to meet friends for an apres-ski cocktail at the longest bar with the best view of the slopes around.

Photo of Watson's Chocolates

In 2017, Watson's Sponge Candy was voted “WNY BEST SPONGE CANDY” by Buffalos Spree Magazine“Buffalo’s Best” by listeners of

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

Did you know that the very first NASCAR points champion began his career at the Penny Royal Race Track in Leon?

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