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 Winery of Ellicottville's interior and wine barrels

Winery of Ellicottville is the dream of two men with a passion for wine. These men follow the production process beginning with the buds on the grapevines through pouring wine into the glass for a customer.

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.

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

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 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

Largest Private Ski Resort in North America

HoliMont is the largest private ski resort in North America and has 52 slopes and 8 chair lifts.

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