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

Chairlift rides at Holiday Valley 2019
Repeats every 7 days until Sun Oct 18 2020 .
Sat, 09/26/2020 - 11:00am - Sun, 09/27/2020 - 5:00pm

Spruce Chairlift rides begin the first weekend of August!  Head to the top of the hill by way of scenic, peaceful summertime chairlift riding.  Explore the Spruce area, which includes swimming, SUP/Kayak rentals, hiking and much more.

Enjoy the fall foliage!
Repeats every week until Sat Oct 31 2020 .
Sat, 10/03/2020 - 11:00am - Sun, 10/25/2020 - 5:00pm

Holiday Valley Resort is hosting Fall Foliage Weekends where you can take a ride up the Mardi Gras or Spruce Lake chairlifts on Saturdays and Sundays during the month of October (Oct 3-4, Oct. 10-11, Oct. 17-18 and Oct. 24-25) to view the spectacular fall leaves on the hillsides.

Chairlift rides at Holiday Valley 2019
Sat, 10/03/2020 - 11:00am - Sun, 10/04/2020 - 5:00pm

Spruce Chairlift rides begin the first weekend of August!  Head to the top of the hill by way of scenic, peaceful summertime chairlift riding.  Explore the Spruce area, which includes swimming, SUP/Kayak rentals, hiking and much more.

Places

Sleepy Hollow Chalet

Three level chalet sits on 1.5 acres of privacy.  4 bedrooms plus loft accommodates 11 people.  5 minutes from the heart of Ellicottville, Holiday Valley and HoliMont.  Main level has woodburning stove, skylight in living room, back deck with outdoor bar, grill and 8-person hot tub.  Lower level with bar, 2nd living room and fireplace.  Master bedroom has private bath a

Photo of a room at the Lodge

This is a family-friendly, clean and comfortable environment. Within walking distance of the shops, restaurants and nightlife. 

The EVL Lodge has 16 rooms which are located on three floors.

The first floor rooms will sleep between 2-6 maximum and have flat screen televisions with cable, a mini fridge and their own private bathrooms.

Summertime at The ILEX Inn

Whether you want to laze by the pool, hike, mountain bike, ski or board, The Ilex is in the midst of it all.

Videos

  • A short video of ladies having fun skiing at HoliMont Ski Resort. Video by Rebecca
  • Great aerial video tour, by Dan Oshier, of people skiing and snowboarding at Holiday Valley Resort during the Winter of January 2015.
  • Sped-up video of lift ride at HoliMont Ski Area on Jan. 10, 2015. Saturday, January 10th was a crisp, cold day at HoliMont and the conditions were excellent! Check out this sped-up ride up Sunset.

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!!

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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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