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 2019
Fri, 11/29/2019 - 9:00am - 9:00pm

Weather permitting, we'll be making snow with Mother Nature's assistance for a target opening date of Friday, November 29, 2019!  Follow Holiday Valley on Facebook for all the latest details! 

Christmas in Ellicottville 2019
Fri, 11/29/2019 - 12:00pm - Sun, 12/01/2019 - 7:00pm

One of the best ways to describe the downtown of Ellicottville has been as something Norman Rockwell would have conjured up. The New York Times says it is like being “transported to a scene from an old black and white Christmas movie.”

Wreath Making at Nannen Arboretum
Wed, 12/04/2019 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm

t’s that time of year! Bring your creative spirit and join Nannen Arboretum Society members, Nan Miller and Cheri Reed, for a wreath or swag or boxwood tree making class. Learn to identify various evergreens and other natural plants that can be incorporated into your wreath or swag.

Places

Photo of John Harvard's Brew House

Enjoy slopeside dining at John Harvard's Brew House, located in the Tamarack Club, serving a wide range of "comfort foods" for lunch and dinner daily. The Bar features 24 beers on tap including John Harvard's microbrews, Ellicottville Brewing Company, and Southern Tier Brewery.

Holiday Valley Rental properties

The area's largest sales and rental agency offering over 250 rental properties.  Exclusive ski and golf packages with Holiday Valley Resort.  Representing condos/townhouses at Alpine Meadows, Fox Ridge, SnowPine Village, Pinetree Village, Wildflower, plus suites at Sugar Pine Lodge, area chalets and nearby country and village homes.  Nightly, weekly and seasonal rentals with 24 h

Photo of the Inn at Holiday Valley on a Summer day

A comfortably elegant Inn conveniently located at the base of the slopes and just steps from Holiday Valley's Black Diamond golf course.  Featuring the largest indoor/outdoor heated year 'round pool in the area, outdoor hot tub, complimentary WiFi and continental breakfast.  Meeting room available.  Ski and golf packages with Holiday Valley Resort.

Videos

  • Video Promoting the upcoming Centurion Cycling Ellicottville event from August 17-19, 2012.
  • Wide variety of salads, exotic appetizers, steak, seafood and weekly specials that can fit any budget at The Silver Fox Steakhouse Restaurant in Ellicottville, NY
  • Video of the great weekend at Ellicottville's 2012 Summer Music Festival at Holiday Valley. What an incredible weekend here at Holiday Valley! We had perfect weather, great music, and lots of fun! Hope you had a chance to come hang out and enjoy the weekend. Friday night Steel Keys & Brass opened for Sister Hazel

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!!

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NYAGT Geocaching Trails

Rockin'

The Enchanted Mountains of Cattaraugus County is Home to 3 outcroppings of rocks, with the largest outcropping of Quartz Conglomerate Rocks at Rock City Park being the largest in the world; Little Rock City State Park and Thunder Rocks at Allegany State Park

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