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

Photo of Villaggio

Villaggio provides relaxed Italian dining in beautiful Ellicottville, NY.  They pride themselves on creating a comfortable environment for their guests so they feel like family. Villaggio's  large portions and creative dishes will make you want to keep coming back for more.  From house-cured meats to using local produce, they put a lot of love into every item on their menu.

Photo of the Tamarack Club building at Holiday Valley

The Tamarack Club is Holiday Valley's newest four star slopeside condominium/hotel. Four star amenities include underground parking, ski and golf club storage, a heated indoor/outdoor year 'round pool, two outdoor hot tubs, spa, fitness center, conference rooms, wifi, a restaurant and much more. The Tamarack Club construction was completed in December, 2009.

Ellicottville Historical Society Museum

Louisville Slugger baseball bat was solely manufactured in Ellicottville for years. Learn about that and more at this quaint museum.  Open June -September, Saturday & Sunday 1-4 pm.

Videos

  • Guests will be able to sample over 100 hand-crafted beers from over 30 of the best New York State and American craft breweries and wines from New York, Southern Ontario and Ellicottville vintners. Once again there will be live music by Big Leg Emma!
  • 2014 quick overview video of some of the ziplining, climbing and more fun at the Sky High Adventure Park, Mountain Coaster and 3-D Climbing Forest. There's something fun to do at Holiday Valley Resort for ages 3 and up! Learn more about Sky High Adventure Park
  • Video recap of the 3rd Annual(2014) MudSlide Obstacle Mud Run at Holiday Valley Resort!

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!!

View the visitor's guide online

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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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