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

Adventure Park at Holiday Valley
Repeats every week until Mon Jun 13 2022 .
Fri, 05/27/2022 - 9:00am - Sun, 05/29/2022 - 6:00pm

Sky High Adventure Park opens weekends in Spring on May 6th!

Adventure Park at Holiday Valley
Fri, 06/03/2022 - 9:00am - Sun, 06/05/2022 - 6:00pm

Sky High Adventure Park opens weekends in Spring on May 6th!

Sat, 06/04/2022 - 9:30am - 12:30pm

The Nannen Arboretum Society, Inc. is pleased to present a Tree and Shrub Workshop on Saturday, June 4, 2022.  Registration will begin at 9:30 am at the Town Center, 28 Parkside Drive, Ellicottville, NY.  At 10:00 am participants may choose to listen to Bruce Robinson’s presentation on birds and their relationship with trees or to Andrew Lance speak about the WNY Land Conservancy.

Places

Photo of storefront

This sweet little shop is a unique, high-end consignment store for men, women and children.  Visa and Discover accepted.

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.

Photo of Balloons Restaurant & Night Club

Full-service restaurant featuring house specials like beer fries, gourmet burgers, and 25¢ wings on Mondays. Over 20 craft and domestic beers on tap, as well as a variety of ongoing specials and promotions. View their calendar here.

Videos

Travel Guide

2022 Guide Cover

It's a full 56-page comprehensive guide, highlighting the activities and attractions in our County.

Request the Enchanted Mountains guide to 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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