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

part of the course
Fri, 06/15/2018 - 9:00am - Sat, 06/30/2018 - 6:00pm

Sky High Adventure Park opens daily for the summer.  For hours, videos and more information, click here.  Save yourself a wait time - reserve a time online

Ellicottville Summer Music Festival 2018
Fri, 06/29/2018 - 3:00pm - Sun, 07/01/2018 - 11:00pm

Join us this Independence Day Weekend, when the first fairway at Holiday Valley’s Double Black Diamond Golf Course becomes one of the best outdoor concert venues in the region.

2018 Ellicottville Rodeo
Thu, 07/05/2018 - 5:00pm - Sun, 07/08/2018 - 4:30pm

Yeeehaw!!  An honest-to-goodness rodeo at the home of the Nightmare Hayrides on Sommerville Street, complete with bronco bustin', bull riding, calf roping, barrel racing and stick horse racing for the kids.  This is one of the largest IPRA/APRA sanctioned rodeos in the Northeast!  The Ellicottville Championship Rodeo would like to invite you to come out and enjoy the family tradition with a step back in time to wild and western non-stop action.

Places

Photo of Slopeside Bar and BBQ

Open during ski season, Slopeside Bar & BBQ is located at the base of Holiday Valley.  Only 128 steps from Holiday Valley's Sunrise Chair.  Enjoy a hot meal after a day on the slopes.  The perfect place to meet friends for an apres-ski cocktail at the longest bar with the best view of the slopes around.

Photo of Ellicottville Bike and Bean

Ellicottville Bike and Bean, formerly The Ellicottville Bike Shop, serves burritos and services bikes.

Featured on the menu are chicken, steak and veggie burritos with regular flour tortillas or gluten free tortillas. They purchase as much of their menu locally as possible; organic and locally grown vegetables, antibiotic free grass fed beef, locally raised chicken, etc.

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.

Videos

  • Holiday Valley Resort gives you an exclusive preview of what's new at Sky High Aerial Adventure Park for 2014.
  • Watch Dennis Baldwin, owner of Bike and Bean in Ellicottville, NY as he rides down the Single Track at Holiday Valley.  Makes it look too easy!!
  • Watch the Dummy Downhill from above, as Richard Josker flies his drone above the slopes.  This was just part of the fun over the weekend at Holiday Valley's Mardi Gras celebration.  Thanks Richard!

Travel Guide

Enchanted Mountains of Cattaraugus County Travel Guide for 2018It'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

or

request that the Enchanted Mountains guide

be snail mailed to you for FREE!

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