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

Holiday Valley's anticipated opening date 2018
Wed, 12/01/2021 - 9:00am - Wed, 12/15/2021 - 10:00pm

Holiday Valley has announced that their anticipated opening day will be in the beginning of December - Weather permitting.  Finger crossed that Mother Nature let's that happen!!

With the weather recieved, Holiday Valley is planning to open on Friday, December 3rd!

Living Nativity Ellicottville NY
Sat, 12/04/2021 - 4:30pm - 7:00pm

Celebrate the Holiday Season with a Living Nativity, complete with a camel, all in the Village. The Ellicottvilles Christmas Stroll was created in 1987 by a group of citizens who wanted to organize such an event in the village.

Places

Friesian at Point Break Farm

Point Break Farm Friesians offers riding/driving lessons, horse training, horse sales and  educational seminars.

Make an appointment to see these magnificent animals!

display at Mountain Shop

The Holiday Valley Mountain Shops next to the Clubhouse Chalet and in the Yodeler Lodge are chock full of new and exciting ski and snowboard wear and open daily during the winter season. Come see the latest snowboarding goodies from Burton, Roxy, Quiksilver, 686 and DNA...just to name a few.

Get your hands on all the mountain sports equipment you need at GEAR UP (located on the first floor of the HoliCenter).  Staffed with certified technicians, GEAR UP offers complete rental packages for skis, snowboards, telemark, cross country and snowshoes.

Videos

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

Largest Covered Aviaries in the World

2 of the largest covered aviaries in the world and a waterfowl preserve are located at Gooseneck Hill Waterfowl Sanctuary with over 300 geese, ducks and swans even having the endangered NeNe geese.

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