Winter is "Snow" Much Fun in the Enchanted Mountains!

A Flurry of Fun awaits you in the Enchanted Mountains of Cattaraugus County!  Here we may have, what some people may call, harsh winters, but we sure know how to enjoy them!  The pace doesn’t slow down here, unless you want it to, during the winter months with continuing festivals, winter activities, and indoor fun.  Discover wi

Valentine's Day Dining in Cattaraugus County

Valentine’s Day is one of the most popular days of the year to eat out, second only to Mother’s Day according to some sources.  Whether you’re one half of a couple or spending it single with friends, Cattaraugus County has great dining options from intimate and romantic to fun and flirty.  Most prepare a special menu and décor for this special occasion to welcome customers in for cele

So Where Can You Buy a Real Christmas Tree Christmas 2017?

Now that Thanksgiving is over, it's beginning to look a lot like Christmas!  So where can you buy a real Christmas Tree in Cattaraugus County? 

#NYGivesDay in Cattaraugus County

Entering its sixth year, Giving Tuesday was founded as a movement for people to remember charity during the holiday season.  Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving (in the U.S.) and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday kicks off the charitable season, when many focus on their holiday an

Fall Foliage Report | October 19, 2017

Despite never having reached "peak," it seems that we're already past it. After a lot of rain and wind last week, there are a lot of leaves on the ground. Most of the trees that have held their leaves are still green, so there is more color to come--just not a lot of it.

Approximately 60% of the areas leaves will have changed by this weekend.

Fall Foliage Report | October 12, 2017

We are finally seeing some color on those hills, with approximately 40% changed by this weekend. Although, with the heavy rain we've had (and may continue to have this weekend) many leaves have already fallen.

The Enchanted Mountains are a beautiful mix of orange, gold, rust, crimson and green.

Fall Foliage Report | September 28, 2017

Our leaves are still just beginning to turn, with approximately 20% changed by this weekend.  The Enchanted Mountains are still predominatly green, with subtle accents of gold, rust and crimson. Although a beautiful stage of the Autumn transition, the "brilliance" is still considered average

2017 Fall Festivals

Sad day. Summer is officially over.

It won't be long before we're bundling, shoveling, and (if you're clumsey like me) slipping.

Thankfully, the Enchanted Mountains transition into winter can be breathtakingly beautiful, making it much easier to swallow.

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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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