Places to Shop

The Enchanted Mountain Region offers a diverse range of unique shopping experiences. From the gift boutiques to retail-chain stores, there is something to please the discerning shopper.

Daff Dry Goods

Sample of drygoods at Daff
Daff
17 Washington Street
Ellicottville, NY 14731
Phone: 716-699-2293

Dom's Butcher Block

Entrance at Dom's Butcher Block
Dom's Butcher Block
38 Washington Street, Suite 4
Ellicottville, NY 14731
Phone: 716-699-6328

Douglas Steffenhagen Maple Products

New York State Maple Producer
Douglas Steffenhagen Maple Products
8907 Rt. 16
Machias, NY 14101
Phone: 716-353-8318

Travel Guide

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Meaning of the word Cattaraugus

CATTARAUGUS, from a Seneca Indian word meaning “bad smelling banks,” referring to the odor of natural gas leaking from rock seams. http://www.dos.ny.gov/info/pdfs/countynames.pdf

The word "Cattaraugus" means "foul-smelling river bank." This name is a result of the natural gas that oozes from the river mud. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cattaraugus_Creek.

In our opinion, only some of the river banks are bad smelling. Come on over and visit a creek in Cattaraugus County and tell us what you think.

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