Red House Dam Rehabilitation Project at Allegany State Park

A comprehensive rehabilitation project of the Red House Dam will commence this summer in an effort to further provide safe and enjoyable recreation at Allegany State Park.

April Shows bring May Openings!

Warm Nights, Time Outdoors and Fun in the Sun are all on the way!  Make a plan to sprout Spring Plans in the Enchanted Mountains of Western New York! 

Step into the Swing of Spring!

Step into the Swing of Spring!

Changing Fishing Regulations

Highlights of 2017/18 Freshwater Fishing Regulations Changes from the DEC (Seneca Nation Changes Below)

The following is a summary of the freshwater fishing regulation changes for the April 1, 2017 through March 31, 2018 period:

The Pine Hills Trail System

Pine Hill State Forest & South Valley State Forest has 24 miles of trails for equestrian use located near Onoville Marina.

Get the Pine Hills Trails Map

Romantic Getaways in the Enchanted Mountains

Treat your sweet to a romantic getaway in the Enchanted Mountains.  Where Do You Want To Stay?

January is Learn a Snowsport Month!

Come out and play with Holiday Valley Resort this month with half off Beginner Learn to Ski or Ride Packages for ages 12 and Up!

Rock City Park in Autumn

Rock City Park has the largest outcropping of quartz conglomerate in the world! What a rockin' place!

As you can see from this video, Rock City Park has beautiful fall colors and offers visitors a great short hiking experience.

Happy, Healthy New Year 2017!

Another New Year is upon us and searching for the best and most popular has led me to discover something new.  Instead of finding the same old resolutions, made year after year, moving up or down the list but pretty much staying the same, I found that people seem to all together be giving up on New Year's Resolutions...

Small Business Saturday throughout Cattaraugus County

Why should you buy local this Holiday Season?  Shop Small on Small Business Saturday.

Travel Guide

2022 Guide Cover

It's a full 56-page comprehensive guide, highlighting the activities and attractions in our County.

Request the Enchanted Mountains guide to be snail mailed to you for FREE!

NYAGT Geocaching Trails

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Home to the Largest New York State Park

The Largest New York State Park is Allegany State Park which is the 3rd largest in the nation with 65,000 acres (97 square miles) and lots of trails. Allegany State Park has over 35 miles of Cross Country skiing trails, 18 hiking trails and 5.6 miles of paved multi-use trails (horseback riding, snowmobiling and more) around Red House Lake area. 3 campground areas with over 375 cabins.

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