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Nature Lovers Events

Free Fishing Days in NY!

Man teaching child to fish
Wed, 11/11/2020 (All day)

The NYS Dept of Environmental Conservation is hosting a FREE fishing days on June 27-28th, September 26th, and November 11th!  There’s no fishing license required on those days for the fresh or marine waters of New York State, making it the opportune time for people of all ages to learn and enjoy the day.

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Randolph's Country Christmas 2020

2019 Randolph Country Christmas
Fri, 11/27/2020 - 7:00pm - Sat, 11/28/2020 - 5:00pm

Randolph’s Country Christmas Weekend is an annual event that typically takes place during the first full weekend of December. However, this year will be Thanksgiving weekend! A weekend full of tradition and Christmas surprises.

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2021 Taste of the Southtowns for Gooseneck Hill Waterfowl Sanctuary

Goosneck Hill Waterfowl Sanctuary Taste of the Southtowns 2018
Sun, 04/18/2021 - 12:00pm - 5:00pm

GREAT FOOD for a great cause!  Taste of the Southtowns to benefit the Gooseneck Hill Waterfowl Sanctuary - April 18th,   from 12-5 P.M. - St. Aloysius Hall, 190 Franklin St., Springville.  

Check back as the event gets closer for more information.

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2021 Allegany Garden Festival

Allegany Garden Festival 2018 Raffles
Sat, 06/05/2021 - 10:00am - 4:00pm

The Allegany Garden Festival is the area’s premier event of gardening and garden related items. They are hosting their 6th annual Allegany Garden Club event on June 5th, 2021. They bring together a variety of vendors including nurseries, landscapers, farmers, artists and entrepreneurs.

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Nature Lovers Places

Travel Guide

Enchanted Mountains of Cattaraugus County Travel Guide for 2020It'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

or

request that the Enchanted Mountains guide

be snail mailed to you for FREE!

NYAGT Geocaching Trails

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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