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!
The zaniest of all spring events, Pond Skimming on March 28th challenges skiers and snowboarders to try to skim across an ice water filled pond at the bottom of Yodeler. Some will make it all the way across, but many end up getting very wet (and cold!). Prizes are awarded for the best skimmer, the best costume, the best kid and of course the most spectacular splash.
Ellicottville is turning 200! To celebrate their Bicentennial, the Historical Society and Museum, and local establishments have planned the following events! Follow the Historical Society on Facebook for fun facts, photos and more!
Organized by the same folks who brought you the fall EVL Halloween Half, the annual spring Happy Half is a serious race, but full of fun surprises along the way. The 13.1 mile route will start at Holiday Valley, take you through the rolling terrain of Great Valley and finish at Holiday Valley. There's also a 5K distance and 1 mile Beer Run.
As of Spring 2015 the Sugar Pine Lodge is no longer operating as a Bed and Breakfast but does still have a suite available for short term rentals and the larger lodge is rented as a 5 bedroom home for larger group gatherings.
The Gin Mill has been an Ellicottville tradition since 1976. They offer a full bar, 26 domestic and imported beers on tap along with a wide assortment of bottled beers.
In downtown Ellicottville within walking distance of the other shops.
Hours: Thursday through Saturday, 10am - 5pm.
Sunday , noon - 5pm.
Monday, 10am - 5pm.
Closed Tuesday and Wednesday.
It'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
request that the Enchanted Mountains guide
be snail mailed to you for FREE!
Salamanca, NY is the only city in America that is almost totally located on Tribal Territory.