Happy New Year 2016!

Making your yearly resolutions?  Not sure if you even want to because you are afraid you won't keep them?  Ring in the New Year in the Enchanted Mountains and see why the most popular resolutions can be held all year long.  Where Do You Want To Play?

So Where Can You Buy a Christmas Tree?

So where can you buy a real Christmas Tree in Cattaraugus County? 

What goes Bump in the Nights of the Enchanted Mountains?

Now that it is getting darker earlier and the nights are getting just a little bit chillier, you know what's hiding around the corner getting ready to sneak up on you!   Halloween of course!  Here are the ghosts and goblins that await you in the Enchanted Mountains.   

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!!

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Top 10 site for Steelhead Fishing

Cattaraugus Creek has been listed in the top 10 sites for Steelhead Fishing (rainbow trout fishing) by 2 outdoor magazines. Steelhead Trout AKA Rainbow trout are very similar to Salmon in both taste and habits. Unlike other areas of the United States, our native Rainbow trout (Steelhead Trout) spend a majority of time in Lake Erie a freshwater lake and spawn in the Cattaraugus Creek and other tributaries.

The following is from the New York State Dept. of Environmental Conservation's article "Steelhead Fishing in Lake Erie Tributaries"

Lake Erie's tributary streams, both big and small, receive an annual run of migratory rainbow trout called "steelhead." From October through April, thousands of steelhead ascend New York's Lake Erie tributaries on their mission to spawn. Excellent fishing opportunities await any angler who wishes to try their hand at steelhead fishing. Between the acrobatic leaps, long drag-screaming runs and rod quaking head shakes, the fight of an early run steelhead is a truly exhilarating experience.

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