Final Days of Summer in the Enchanted Mountains Countdown!

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The last few weeks of summer always seem to slip away and we want to help you with your planning so they are filled with extra excitement and joy before fall creeps up on us. We have put together a Top Ten list of summer activities for you to check off your summer bucket list.

1. Pack a picnic and head over to hike through the trails of sculptures at Griffis Sculpture Park!

Child enjoying Griffis Sculpture Park

2. Visit your local Farmers Market. 

Lincoln Park

3. Rent a paddle board at Spruce Lake with Adventure Bound onthefly.

Paddle Boarding at Spruce Lake

4. Take a step back in time and explore the NY Amish Trail.

Amish Trail Summer Sights

5. Rent a Boat at Bayview Mini-Mart and explore Onoville Marina.

Child enjoying Griffis Sculpture Park

6. Try a New Restaurant.

Men enjoying a drink and dinner at Union Whiskey

7. Take part in a self-led activity at Pfeiffer Nature Center.

Hiking at Pfeiffer Nature Center

8. Challenge yourself on a new trail at Allegany State Park.

Hiking at Allegany State Park

9. Hike through the giant rock formations at Rock City Park.

Running through Rock City Park

10. Take a ride on the Sky High Mountain Coaster at Holiday Valley.

Skycoaster Ride

Please be sure to check all covid-19 guidelines.

Family bicycling on the Allegheny River Valley Trail

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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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