Home » Places Zoar Valley Zoar Valley is 2,297 acres of beautiful and dangerous canyon river valley for fishing, hiking, rafting, canoeing and kayaking. Zoar Valley and the Cattaraugus Creek act as the natural northern border of the Enchanted Mountains between Erie County and Cattaraugus County. Note: Some areas of Zoar Valley are very dangerous due to very steep walls and unstable rocky terrain. Fishing Go fishing on the Cattaraugus Creek in Zoar Valley! Cattaraugus Creek has been listed in the top 10 Steelhead Fishing sites by fishing magazines. Hiking Stay on the hiking trails for your own safety. There are rocky overhangs and trees that appear stable on the edge of cliffs but steer clear as most of the underlying rock is unstable. Canoeing and Kayaking Join a group and go canoeing or kayaking. For a kayaking group in Zoar Valley, we recommend meeting up with the Zoar Valley Padding Club. Whitewater Rafting Some sections of the Cattaraugus Creek have Class III rapids! Make a reservation with a whitewater rafting guide. Important! Please note that some areas of Zoar Valley are private property and are restricted. Maps Deer Lick Conservation Area Map More Information on Zoar Valley View real-time information about the Cattaraugus Creek in Zoar Valley. View more information about the Zoar Valley Multiple Use Area on the New York State DEC websiteincluding SAFETY INFORMATION! Fishing Camp for Steelhead http://www.cattarauguscreekoutfitters.com/steelheadcamps.html Zoar Valley Gowanda, NY United States Phone: 716-372-0645 Website: https://www.dec.ny.gov/ ... General Information Wheelchair Accessible: No Parking: No RV Parking: Unknown Bus Parking: Unknown Pets Allowed: No Accepts Credit Cards: No Internet Access: Unknown Conference / Meeting / Banquet: Unknown Playground: Unknown Indoor Pool: Unknown Outdoor Pool: Unknown Swimming: Boat Launch or Dock: Fishing Access: Equestrian Trail Access: Unknown Bicycle Trail Access: Unknown Hiking Trail Access: Unknown Mountain Biking Trail Access: Unknown Snowmobile Trail Access: Unknown Please note Please note that this information may change and may be incorrect Zoar Valley is categorized in Autumn Spring Summer Nature river Adventure Seekers Email this page Travel Guide 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 or request that the Enchanted Mountains guide be snail mailed to you for FREE! Related Events Friends of Good Music presents Invoke String Quartet Friends of Good Music presents Philip Edward Fisher Friends of Good Music presents Kenneth Overton Friends of Good Music presents Kenneth Overton Olean Theatre Workshop presents "Witness For the Prosecution"