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Sidewalk view in Ellicottville, NY (2016)

Ellicottville was named in honor of Joseph Ellicott, an agent of the Holland Land Company, was formed from Ischua in 1820.  A portion of Ashford and East Otto were taken in 1824, and 1858 respectively.

Ellicottville 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!

Learn more about Ellicottville, NY or view their upcoming events.

Places in Ellicottville

Full service, well stocked ski and snowboard shop featuring top notch equipment, apparel and accessories. 
North America's largest private ski area devoted to family skiing adventures.
Hotel that is in the heart of downtown Ellicottville, NY.
Find an array of sweets and goodies to have you feeling content!
SK8EVL was formed in 2018 to advocate for the sport of skateboarding and raise funds for the construction of a public skatepark in Ellicottville, NY.
A lodge within walking distance of the shops, restaurants and nightlife in Ellicottville.
Pizza, wings, sandwiches, salads and more!
A bar that's the local favorite in Ellicottville, NY!
There are 13 courses with varying levels of difficulty.
Shop located in the village of Ellicottville.
A resort in Western NY for mountain biking, skiing, snowboarding, hiking, golfing, zipline adventure park and more!
A small off-grid “Glamperound” featuring three large sites on 5 acres.

Freshly made Mexican food in Ellicottville, NY

A restaurant for everyone!
Stylish children's boutique in the heart of Ellicottville, NY.
Located in the Heart of Ellicottville
Come summer, Holiday Valley is robed in lush, green and magnificent gardens.
Grab your friends and family and head over to the Holiday Valley Tubing Company.
Visit the studio to view the beautiful works of a talented artist.
Dom's Butcher Block's specialty is fresh cut meats processed in house daily.
Visit Ellicottville's only salt cave!
An Inn conveniently located at the base of the slopes and just steps from Holiday Valley's Black Diamond golf course.

Tree farm that allows you to choose and cut your own christmas trees.

A restaurant with a seasonally-inspired menu of Contemporary-American cuisine, cocktails and a noodle bar!
Restaurant in Ellicottville with award winning beer!

HoliMont's Contractor's Day

HoliMont Contractor’s Day is an event filled with many fun activities that take place on and off the slopes.  This year’s activities include the 36th annual Dave Pitkin Memorial Ski Race, dedicated to him to commemorate his enduring spirit, his contributions to the HoliMont Racing Club, and his part in creating the racing hill, Our infamous Bombardier Ball Drop, Lunch provided by Dina’s at the Mont, A vendor market, and an Apres Ski Party. This event is sponsored by many local businesses and helps us celebrate and support our local community. Join us for our favorite day of the year!

Holiday Valley's Your Turn Women's Ski Clinic 2024

Holiday Valley Snowsports School is featuring the 10th annual YOUR TURN women's clinic on Wednesday and Thursday, January 24 and 25, 2024 led by Lisa Ballard, a widely acclaimed coach and ski racer and assisted by several of Holiday Valley's finest women instructors. Intermediate skiers who can ski the blue squares through advanced skiers who want to take their skiing to the next level will benefit from this clinic. The clinic will begin at 8AM with registration and breakfast. Pre-registration is advised as attendance is limited. Questions, call 716-699-3506.