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

2019 Nightmare Hayrides on Sommerville St.
Fri, 09/27/2019 - 7:30pm - Sun, 10/27/2019 - 9:30pm

Jump on the SCARIEST HAYRIDE in Western New York. Friday, Saturday and Sunday evenings only.  Nightmare Hayride is a twenty five minute tractor drawn hayride that will lead you down a creepy haunted path with live scary creatures.

HOLICX Four poster
Sat, 10/19/2019 - 10:00am - 3:00pm

Bicycle riders love the fall. The colorful landscape, the cool crisp air and smell of nature….Ahhhhh. Now add a zig zag course, with a splash of mud.

EVL Halloween Half Marathon and 5k 2019
Sat, 10/26/2019 - 11:00am - 4:00pm

The EVL Halloween Half will be a fun filled Halloween-themed event on Saturday October 26, 2019. The event will feature a Half Marathon and a 5k. We encourage runners of all abilities to join us! Grab your friends pick out your Costumes and get ready to run!

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!

Ellicottville Distillery's corn whiskey

The Elicottville Distillery is a joint endeavor between three partners: Bryan Scharf, who will be the distillery manager and in charge of most of the day-to-day operations, Charlie Bares, who owns the farm most of the products will be grown on, and Kathleen Moriarty, attorney and “silent partner.”  They sell a line of spirits called "The Agronomist", stemming from the word agronomy.

Jetson, a champion

With a 12 Year Focus on results in both our TOP and BOTTOM lines, SUGARTOWN FARMS has established a leading breeding program.  At Sugartown Farms, all of our alpacas are for sale - including our latest 2016 show string.

Videos

  • HoliMont is the largest private ski area in North America. Open to the public Mon-Fri. Love this place.
  • Inspired Media Concepts rolled through Ellicottvlle, NY on Wednesday, January 16, 2013. Henrik, Phil, and Paul killed it in the 4278Parks at Holiday Valley Resort!
  • Holiday Valley Recon of the slopes on December 14, 2012. Mikey P getting it a day early 12-14-12 at Holiday Valley. Recon of the ski terrain just before the 12/13 season opener. Shot with a Drift HD Ghost point of view camera. Video by Billy Bacon

Travel Guide

Enchanted Mountains of Cattaraugus County Travel Guide for 2019It'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

Clare Mark is the highest elevation in Cattaraugus County

The highest point in Cattaraugus County is Clare Mark, at 2,430 feet.  This mount, in the Town of Allegany off Chipmunk Road, is privately owned, and does not have public access for hiking.  Nearby attractions are Rock City Park and Allegany State Park.

 

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